The Canadian actor who starred in the Oscar-winning film Mersal, says his wife and family are “really happy” to have been nominated for best actor in a film.
Michael Fassbender and his wife Olivia Wilde were nominated in their own category.
The movie tells the story of a woman who finds her soulmate in a vampire.
Wilde and Fassbenders’ performances in the film earned the couple an Oscar nomination.
Wilde won Best Supporting Actress in her role as a vampire who lives with her mother in a rural house in Louisiana.
Fassbending won Best Actor for his portrayal of a vampire hunter who discovers his soulmate while hunting vampires.