‘Transformers’ sequel leads Razzies worst-of list

In this June 29, 2014, file photo, from left, actors Nicola Peltz, Mark Wahlberg, Li Bingbing and Jack Reynor pose for photographers, during the European premiere of the film “Transformers: Age of Extinction,” at Potsdamer Platz in Berlin. “Transformers” is rolling out with the most nominations at this year’s Golden Raspberry Awards. The action sequel starring Wahlberg alongside the morphing robots led the Razzie lineup Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015, with seven nominations, including worst picture, worst sequel, worst screenplay and worst screen combo.

LOS ANGELES — “Transformers” is rolling out with the most nominations at this year’s Golden Raspberry Awards.

The action sequel starring Mark Wahlberg alongside the morphing robots led the Razzie lineup Tuesday with seven nominations, including worst picture, worst sequel, worst screenplay and worst screen combo. “Transformers: Age of Extinction” is also up for worst director for Michael Bay, worst supporting actress for Nicola Peltz and worst supporting actor for Kelsey Grammer.

This year’s other worst picture nominees are “Kirk Cameron’s Saving Christmas,” “Left Behind,” “The Legend of Hercules” and “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.”

The Razzies announcement comes ahead of Thursday’s Oscar nominations. The winners for the 35th annual Razzies will be announced Feb. 21, the night before the 87th annual Academy Awards.