The Hurt Locker
In 2008, Renner starred in The Hurt Locker as Staff Sgt. William James, an expert at disarming bombs who is assigned to a new bomb squad where he is at odds with his teammates. The film also stars Anthony Mackie, Brian Geraghty, Evangeline Lilly, Ralph Fiennes, David Morse, and Guy Pearce. It won six Oscars including Best Picture, and Renner was nominated for Best Actor.