Alice in Wonderland has received three nominations for the Academy Awards this year:
-Best Art Direction:
Robert Stromberg (Production Design); Karen O'Hara (Set Decoration)
"This is the third Academy Award nomination for Robert Stromberg. He was previously nominated for:
AVATAR (2009) -- Winner, Art Direction
MASTER AND COMMANDER: THE FAR SIDE OF THE WORLD (2003) -- Nominee, Visual Effects
This is the second Academy Award nomination for Karen O'Hara. She was previously nominated for:
THE COLOR OF MONEY (1986) -- Nominee, Art Direction"
-Best Costume Design:
"This is the ninth Academy Award nomination for Colleen Atwood. She was previously nominated for:
NINE (2009) -- Nominee, Costume Design
SWEENEY TODD THE DEMON BARBER OF FLEET STREET (2007) -- Nominee, Costume Design
MEMOIRS OF A GEISHA (2005) -- Winner, Costume Design
LEMONY SNICKET'S A SERIES OF UNFORTUNATE EVENTS (2004) -- Nominee, Costume Design
CHICAGO (2002) -- Winner, Costume Design
SLEEPY HOLLOW (1999) -- Nominee, Costume Design
BELOVED (1998) -- Nominee, Costume Design
LITTLE WOMEN (1994) -- Nominee, Costume Design"
-Best Visual Effects:
Ken Ralston, David Schaub, Carey Villegas and Sean Phillips
This is the eighth Academy Award nomination for Ken Ralston. He was previously nominated for:
FORREST GUMP (1994) Winner, Visual Effects
DEATH BECOMES HER (1992) Winner, Visual Effects
BACK TO THE FUTURE PART II (1989) Nominee, Visual Effects
WHO FRAMED ROGER RABBIT (1988) Winner, Visual Effects
COCOON (1985) Winner, Visual Effects
RETURN OF THE JEDI (1983) Winner, Special Achievement Award (Visual Effects)
DRAGONSLAYER (1981) Nominee, Visual Effects
These are the first Academy Award nominations for David Schaub, Carey Villegas and Sean Phillips.
In related news, Helena Bonham Carter has been nominated for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in The King's Speech, one of the most acclaimed films of 2010.
You can see the televised 83rd Academy Awards on Sunday, February 27th, at 8:00 pm Eastern Time on CBS.