Jordan Peele's horror film "Get Out" scored big Tuesday morning as the Academy Award nominations were announced. The movie along with Jordan Peele and the star Daniel Kaluuya are nominated for: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor, and Best Original Screenplay.
Peele is only the 5th African-America to be nomination for the category of 'Best Director', and if he was to win, he would be the first African-American to win in the 90 years the award show has been running...
Check out Twitters reactions to the movie getting nominated!
What’s the opposite of the Sunken Place?— Jordan Peele (@JordanPeele) January 23, 2018
I just spoke to Daniel. You know when you’re on the phone trying to disguise the sound of an ugly cry? I failed at that.— Jordan Peele (@JordanPeele) January 23, 2018
All I gotta say is: Get Out pic.twitter.com/AAxRwLbFEU— shonda rhimes (@shondarhimes) January 23, 2018
Art is subjective so I don’t think awards for art mean anything. With that being said, if Get Out wins best picture I’ll lose my fucking mind.— Brooks Wheelan (@brookswheelan) January 23, 2018
These Get Out noms mean I care more about this year’s Oscars than I ever have before— clipping (@clppng) January 23, 2018
Get Out is the Best Picture Of The Year. This not my opinion, it is a fact of life— watsky (@gwatsky) January 23, 2018
Actress and comedian Chelsea Peretti (Jordan Peele's wife) perfectly summed it up: