1. Brad Pitt – Once Upon a Time In Hollywood
  2. Al Pacino – The Irishman
  3. Jamie Foxx – Just Mercy
  4. Timothée Chalamet – Little Women
  5. Tracy Letts – Ford v. Ferrari


  6. Christian Bale – Ford v Ferrari *
  7. Tom Hanks – A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood *
  8. John Lithgow – Bombshell
  9. Leslie Odom Jr. – Harriet
  10. Shia LaBeouf – Honey Boy
  11. Jeffrey Wright – The Goldfinch
  12. Taika Waititi – Jojo Rabbit *
  13. Harvey Keitel – The Irishman
  14. Anthony Hopkins – The Two Popes
  15. Baykali Ganambarr – The Nightingale
  16. Richard Madden – 1917
  17. Matthew Rhys – A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood
  18. Pete Davidson – Big Time Adolescence
  19. Jon Hamm – The Report
  20. Sam Rockwell – Jojo Rabbit
  21. Joel Edgerton – The King
  22. Bokeem Woodbine – Queen+Slim
  23. Gary Oldman – The Laundromat
  24. Jon Bernthal – Ford v. Ferrari
  25. Joe Pesci – The Irishman
  26. Mark Strong – 1917
  27. Jim Carter – Downton Abbey
  28. Luke Wilson – The Goldfinch
  29. Bobby Cannavale – The Irishman
  30. Richard Madden – Rocketman
  31. Malcolm McDowell – Bombshell
  32. Wendell Pierce – Clemency
  33. Ray Romano – The Irishman
  34. Will Smith – Aladdin
  35. Brendan Coyle – Downton Abbey
  36. Aneurin Barnard – The Goldfinch
  37. Joe Alwyn – Harriet
  38. Jamie Bell – Rocketman
  39. James Corden – Cats
  40. Colin Firth – 1917
  41. Tim Robbins – Dry Run **
  42. Willem Dafoe – The Last Thing He Wanted **

* = Could Run As Lead Or Supporting
** = Currently In Production, May Be 2020