A talented contingent of celebrities woke up to good news in Hollywood on Tuesday, January 22. After the 2019 Oscar nominations were announced — with Kumail Nanjiani and Tracee Ellis Ross revealing the nominees bright and early at 5:20 a.m. PT — those honored expressed their excitement in statements and on social media. Keep reading to see the nominees’ jubilant reactions.
The 91st Academy Awards air live on ABC on Sunday, February 24, at 8 p.m. ET.