Fraiser triumphs in the Critics Choice and points to the Oscar
The award ceremony, which marks the scene prior to the Oscar delivery, was held at the Fairmont Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles, California, where the legendary actor, Jeff Bridges was the honoree of the night.
Daniel Radcliffe won the shortlist for Best Actor in a Miniseries or TV Movie for his role in Weird: The Al Yankovic Storyand Zendaya, recognized as the Best Actress in a Drama Series for her role in Euphoria.
Cinema. The big winner of the night was Everything Everywhere all at oncerecognized as the Best Film, in addition to taking the directing statuettes, awarded to the duo Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert, received those for editing, Original Screenplay and Best Supporting Actor given to Ke Huy Quan.
Among the performers, Brendan Fraser was recognized as Best Actor and moved those present from the announcement of his victory, his reaction and his acceptance speech. “It has taken me 32 years to get here. If you have the strength to stand up and go towards the light, good things will happen to you,” he said at the end of his speech, after receiving the award for his great performance in the film where he gives life to a person with morbid obsession and depression. The recognition puts him in a privileged position for the Oscar gala. While the Best Actress statuette went to Cate Blanchett for tar. Angela Bassett for her part, took the Best Supporting Actress award for her role in black panther 2.
TV. In his senior year, Better Call Saulderived from breaking badstood out by taking the statuette for Best Drama Series, as well as those for Best Supporting Actor and Best Actor for Giancarlo Esposito and Bob Odenkirk. The Dropout was recognized as the Best Miniseries, while Abbott Elementary as Best Comedy.
Among the interpreters, the highlight went to Jennifer Coolidge, from The White Lotus. Another surprise was the recognition of Niecy Nash-Betts, as Best Supporting Actress in a Miniseries in Dahmer.
A tribute was also offered to actor Jeff Bridges, in recognition of his career. The award was presented by John Goodman, who shared a screen with the honoree in 1998, at The Big Lebowski.
On Sunday the 15th, the Critics Association of the United States and Canada promoted the annual Critics Choice Awards ceremony, in recognition of the best in film and television. The award is considered one of the “thermometers” leading up to the Oscars.