5 of the biggest LGBTQ+ Oscar snubs of 2023

While this year’s Academy Awards honored several actors for playing bizarre roles with nominations (Cate Blanchett, Brendanraser, Michelle Yeoh, and Jamie Lee Curtis were all nominated for playing bizarre characters), no outside actors were nominated. And of all the director-screenwriter nominees, only two are the creators: Tony Kushner, co-writer of Fablemansand Lukas Daunt, who co-wrote and directed Closewhich was nominated for Best Internationalilm.

Kushner and Daunte are far from the only LGBT people deserving of a nomination this year. In fact, here are some of the gay nominees we’d love to see get some attention at this year’s Academy Awards.

Related Oscars 2023: Here are all the LGBTQ+ nominations