85th Academy Award nominees announced

The nominations for the 85th Academy Awards were announced Thursday morning in Beverly Hills, Calif. Host Seth MacFarlane and actress Emma Stone announced the nominees.

Steven Spielberg's civil war drama "Lincoln" was the clear winner, receiving 12 nominations including best picture, best director and best actor nods for Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Fields and Tommy Lee Jones. Shipwreck story "Life of Pl" came away with 11 nominations.

The winners for the 85th Oscars will be announced February 24 from Hollywood's Dolby theater.