As we know Oscar season is approaching and Warner Bros. has been putting out their “For Your Consideration” ads featuring a shot of Heth Ledger as The Joker to remind the Academy for best picture category and best supporting actor. Check them out below.
In addition to running their ad on the cover of Variety, the studio also bought two full page ads in the magazine, one for Ledger and one for “The Dark Knight” to win Best Picture.
You can visit the studio’s “For Your Consideration” website, to see every award that Warner Bros is hoping “The Dark Knight” will win.
Other possible contenders for Best Supporting actor are Brad Pitt (“Burn After Reading“), Robert Downey Jr. (“Tropic Thunder“) and Philip Seymour Hoffman (“Doubt“).