Daniel Day-Lewis has been nominated for the Best Actor award for his portrayal of Abraham Lincoln in the film Lincoln.
He has been nominated alongside Ben Affleck for Argo, Bradley Cooper for Silver Linings Playbook, Hugh Jackman for Les Miserables and Joaquin Phoenix for The Master.
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