Oscars 2017: Mica Levi’s Jackie nominated for Best Original Score

Mica Levi, aka Micachu, has been nominated for an Oscar. She’s up for Best Original Score at the 2017 Academy Awards for her work on Jackie, the biopic about former First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. Directed by Pablo Larraín (NoThe Club), the film stars Natalie Portman in the leading role. Also nominated for Best Original Score are Dustin O’Halloran and Hauschka (Lion), Justin Hurwitz (La La Land), Nicholas Britell (Moonlight), and Thomas Newman (Passengers). Find more 2017 Oscar nominations here.

Back in 2014, Levi scored Jonathan Glazer’s sci-fi horror film Under the Skin, which earned her a BAFTA nomination. Revisit our 2014 interview with Levi and Glazer.

The 89th Annual Academy Awards will air February 26 on ABC from the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel.