Benjamin Button leads with 13 nominations with a best actor nod for Brad Pitt. Clint Eastwood was not nominated as well, so the lead right now to win the Oscar would be Mickey Rourke for the Wrestler.
Heath Ledger did get nominated for his role as the Joker in the Dark Knight. Robert Downey Jr. was nominated for Tropic Thunder and Philip Seymour Hoffman for Doubt.
The Dark Knight recieved 8 nominations but only Heath's was a major catagory.
The Oscars will take place on Feb. 22nd and be hosed by Hugh Jackman.
For a complete list of nominees, Go Here.-Dr.FB