Nov 07, 2013 04:05 PM EST By Kevin Jacobsen

Oscars Best Actor 2014: 10 Leading Contenders Including Tom Hanks, Matthew McConaughey & More [PHOTOS]

With Oscar season in full swing, Hollywood's top actors are hoping to get a nomination for Best Actor at the upcoming Academy Awards.

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  • Chiwetel Ejiofor in '12 Years a Slave.'
  • Tom Hanks in 'Captain Phillips.'
  • BEST ACTOR: Matthew McConaughey in 'Dallas Buyers Club'
  • Bruce Dern in 'Nebraska.'
  • Leonardo DiCaprio in 'The Wolf of Wall Street'
  • Michael B. Jordan in 'Fruitvale Station.'
  • Forest Whitaker in 'Lee Daniels The Butler'
  • Joaquin Phoenix in 'Her.'
  • Christian Bale in 'American Hustle.'
  • Photo Credit 12 Years a Slave/Facebook
  • Photo Credit Captain Phillips/Facebook
  • Photo Credit Dallas Buyers Club/Video Screenshot
  • Photo Credit All is Lost/Facebook
  • Photo Credit Nebraska/Video Screenshot
  • Photo Credit The Wolf of Wall Street/Video Screenshot
  • Photo Credit Fruitvale Station/Facebook
  • Photo Credit Lee Daniels' The Butler/Video Screenshot
  • Photo Credit Her/Facebook
  • Photo Credit American Hustle/Facebook
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