The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences revealed the shortlist for nine categories of the Oscars 2019. Composer James Newton Howard made the list for Best Original Score with Fantastic Beasts: the Crimes of Grindelwald.
The shortlist for Best Original Score also includes Annihilation, The Avengers: Infinite War, The Ballad of Buster Scruggs, Black Panther, BlackKklansman, Crazy Rich Asians, The Death of Stalin, First Man, If Beale Street Could Talk, Isle of Dogs, Mary Poppins Returns, A quiet place, Ready Player One and Vice.
The Crimes of Grindelwald was also competing for Best Visual Effects but didn’t make it to the shortlist.
The nominees for the 2019 Academy Award will be disclosed on January 22nd, and the Awards Ceremony will be on February 24th.