Director: Ang Lee, Life of Pi (41/4)
Actress: Chiara Mastroianni, Beloved (48/3)
Actor: Channing Tatum, Magic Mike (53/6)
S. Actor: Bidzina Gujabidze, The Loneliest Planet (61/6)
S. Actress: Frances McDormand, Promised Land (49/5)
Screenplay: Skip Hollandsworth and Richard Linklater, Bernie (64/9)
Scene: "Ladies of Tampa," Magic Mike (48/3)
Ang Lee is a previous Skandie winner for Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000). He also placed 12th in 1997 for The Ice Storm and 6th in 2005 for Brokeback Mountain.
Of the actors, only McDormand has previously placed. This is her sixth appearance (and third non-Coen nod), with all but Fargo (#3, 1996) in Supporting. The others: Almost Famous (#4s, 2000), Wonder Boys (#17s, 2000), The Man Who Wasn't There (#8s, 2001), and Burn After Reading (#17s, 2008).
Skip Hollandsworth has no previous feature film credits, but Linklater previously placed 2nd in 2004 for co-writing Before Sunset and 9th in 2006 for his adaptation of A Scanner Darkly.