Sir Anthony makes Oscars history

Celebrity Corner With Sarah: Facts On Anthony Hopkins In 'The Father'

Celebrity Corner With Sarah: Anthony Hopkins's Oscar Nomination For The Father

Anthony Hopkins earned a history-making nomination for Best Actor at this year's Oscars. For his role in The Father, Hopkins became the oldest Best Actor nominee in Academy Awards history. Watch the video for more on his 2021 Oscars nod and great facts about the legendary British actor!

Now in his 80s, Anthony Hopkins continues to give some of the finest performances of his already legendary career. For his work in The Father, the actor even made history as the oldest-ever nominee for Best Actor in the Academy's 93-year history.

Oscars 2021: Facts on Anthony Hopkins in movie The Father

The Father has been described as a "dementia drama," in which Hopkins stars as an aging man struggling with memory loss. He earned universal acclaim with the role and has collected a sixth Oscar nod ahead of the 2021 ceremony.

Celebrity Corner With Sarah: Anthony Hopkins's Oscar Nomination For The Father

Watch the video above for five facts about Anthony Hopkins and his movie The Father for this year's Oscars, airing on April 25. Do you think he'll win Best Actor?