Christopher Plummer’s Replacement Role Earns Him Supporting Actor Nomination And Place In Oscar History

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Christopher Plummer, who stepped in to the role of J. Paul Getty in November following sexual allegations against Kevin Spacey in All the Money in the Worldwas nominated this morning for Best Supporting Actor. The nomination, which — at 88 — also makes him the oldest actor ever to be nominated (Gloria Stuart was 87 in Titanic in 1998). He had been nominated before in 2012 and won for Supporting Actor for Beginners and became the oldest winner of an Oscar at 82 at the…