Michelle Yeoh, Angela Bassett and More React to 2023 Oscar Nominations

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“Everything Everywhere All at Once” star Michelle Yeoh screamed with sheer joy, “Elvis” breakout Austin Butler forgot to set his alarm clock, and “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” actor Angela Bassett woke up at the crack of dawn before making Marvel history.

On the morning of the 2023 Oscar nominations, Variety spoke to this year’s contenders — including “Everything Everywhere All at Once’s” Ke Huy Quan and “Tár” director Todd Field — about getting recognized by the Academy.