Best Supporting Actor Buzz
By DAVID WEINER
December 30, 2012
The Buzz: This category is a tough call this year, with buzzed-about performances coming from all sides: Tommy Lee Jones' commanding Lincoln delivery up against Phillip Seymour Hoffman as The Master, Alan Arkin's deadpan funny movie producer in Argo and both Leonardo DiCaprio and Christoph Waltz facing off for Django Unchained.
Who Will Get Nominated: Tommy Lee Jones (Lincoln), Christoph Waltz (Django Unchained), Leonardo DiCaprio (Django Unchained), Robert De Niro (Silver Linings Playbook), Alan Arkin (Argo)
Who Should Get Nominated But Won't: Andy Serkis (The Hobbit), Javier Bardem (Skyfall), Matthew McConaughey (Magic Mike), Dwight Henry (Beasts of the Southern Wild), Samuel L. Jackson (Django Unchained), John Goodman (Flight)