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“I don’t know much about the voting process really. I’m not an expert in that, but I’m so happy about me being nominated,” Mendes said Tuesday afternoon. “I don’t really know the criteria, but I can only think about celebrating.”

Winners of the 84th annual Academy Awards will be announced Feb. 26 in a ceremony that will air live on ABC from the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood.




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