"I was such a nerd... I was up at 5.30 with a cup of coffee, huddled in the darkness (in his living room). I really didn't think I'd get nominated and when I heard my name, I ran upstairs to wake my wife up, but she had been watching, unbeknownst to me, she'd been watching in our room, so she was running downstairs and we met at the top of the stairs and were just bouncing up and down. (It was) really fun." Foxcatcher actor Steve Carell recalls how he celebrated landing his first Oscar nomination last month (Jan15).