Micky Rourke and Marisa Tomei have been nominated for Academy Awards (for Best Actor and Best Supporting Actress respectively) for their roles in Darren Aronofsky’s film "The Wrestler."
Rourke has received Best Actor nods thus far from BAFTA, the Boston Society of Film Critics, the Broadcast Film Critics Association, the Chicago Film Critics Association, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association ("the Golden Globes), the Independent Spirit Awards, the London Critics Circle Film Awards, the Satellite Awards, the Screen Actors Guild, and many, many others.
The Academy Awards will be presented on February 22, 2009, on ABC.
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