Viola Davis says that when she gets together with old pal -- and Oscar rival -- Meryl Streep (seen here in Florence Foster Jenkins) they howl.

Oscar noms spill on golden journey

LONDON - What's been on Oscar nominees' minds before Sunday night's big telecast? 24 Hours got a sense when we caught up them at the British Academy Film Awards in London recently. Here's what they had to say:

24 Minutes with Jonathan Roy

Despite the lineage of being the son of legendary NHL goaltender Patrick Roy, 27-year-old Jonathan has established himself as a recording artist of note; riding the crest of a wave with a breakout CD, “Mr. Optimist Blues’. He spent 24 Seconds with Joe Leary.