Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio has congratulated his co-stars after it was revealed that he was up for Best Actor for his role in The Wolf Of Wall Street.
Receiving an Oscar nomination for documentary feature The Square is "double cause for pride", said British-born actor Khalid Abdalla, who stars as one of the main protagonists in the film.
Jehane Noujaim's documentary is based in Tahrir Square, in Cairo and follows the journey of three protesters, each from a different background.
Actress Judi Dench has said she is "proud" to have been nominated for the best actress Oscar, for her role in Philomena.
She said: "This is just the loveliest news. I'm so happy for everybody involved, and so proud to have been part of the wonderful experience that Philomena has been."
Meryl Streep's best supporting actress nomination for her role in August: Osage County is her 18th Oscar nomination - a record for the awards.
British film Philomena and 12 Years A Slave, directed by Londoner Steve McQueen, are both nominated for the best picture Oscar.
London-born director Steve McQueen is nominated for the best director Oscar for 12 Years A Slave.
British film Philomena, which stars Steve Coogan and Dam Judi Dench, is nominated for the Best Adapted Screenplay Oscar.
The nominations for the 2014 Academy Awards will be announced from exactly 1.38pm today.