The Academy Award for Best Actor was received by Joaquin Phoenix for his role in the movie The Joker.
This was reported on the page of the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts on Twitter.
— The Academy (@TheAcademy) February 10, 2020
Adam Driver – “Marriage Story”, Leonardo DiCaprio – “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood”, Antonio Banderas – “Pain and Glory”, Jonathan Price – “Two Dads” were also nominated in this category.
Earlier, the Academy Award for “Best Supporting Actor” received Brad Pitt for his role in the film “Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood.”