Critics’ Choice Awards: Gary Oldman receives another best actor prize

Gary Oldman’s march against the Oscars has persevered with another highest actor prize for enjoying Winston Churchill.

The Briton’s Critics’ Choice award for Darkest Hour follows the Golden Globe he received ultimate weekend and the Bafta nomination he got on Tuesday.

Globe winner Guillermo del Toro was readily available to pick out up every other highest director prize for the shape of Water, which won easiest picture at the Santa Monica event.

But James Franco was now not there to pick up the perfect actor in a comedy award.

Various women have accused the Disaster Artist big name of sexual misconduct or inappropriate behaviour seeing that his look at the Golden Globes on Sunday.

Franco has said previous claims made on Twitter this week had been “no longer correct“. His legal professional has also advised the LA Occasions that the actor disputes the allegations.

Frances McDormand used to be additionally now not current to assemble her best possible actress prize for 3 Billboards Outdoor Ebbing, Missouri, which also bought an award for highest performing ensemble.

The Critics’ Option awards also emulated the Golden Globes by giving tv awards to important Little Lies, The Handmaid’s Story and Ewan McGregor for Fargo.

After stars wore black on the Golden Globes, most opted for a splash of color as an alternative at the ceremony – possibly most notably Nicole Kidman, who received a easiest actress award for big Little Lies, who selected a shiny crimson ruffled dress.

The treatment of girls in Hollywood dominated the agenda at Thursday’s event, the place Wonder Lady superstar Gal Gadot got a different award.

“In The Past weeks and months we now have been witnessing a movement in our trade and society and i want to share this award with all ladies and men who stand for what’s proper,” mentioned the Israeli actress.

“My promise and commitment to all of you is that I Will by no means be silenced and we can proceed to band collectively to make strides uniting for equality.”

Wonder Girl used to be named absolute best motion film on the ceremony, something Gadot celebrated on her private Twitter feed.

Del Toro’s success in the best director class came on the cost of Woman Hen author-director Greta Gerwig, who had also been up for the award.

But Gerwig nonetheless had cause to celebrate on Thursday, having been named as one of the crucial five film-makers up for the Directors Guild of America’s perfect director award.

Darkest Hour, which sees Oldman play Churchill in the early days of his first prime ministership, is out within the UK and Ireland on Friday.


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