Saturday, 20 January, 2018

Critics' Choice Awards addresses sexual misconduct reckoning head on

Critics Big Little Lies big at Critics' Choice
Nicole Thomas | 12 January, 2018, 15:08

First she made moviegoers cry with her powerful performance as Moonee in The Florida Project, and now 7-year-old Brooklynn Prince is tugging at heartstrings again with her emotional acceptance speech at the Critics Choice Awards.

Presenter Walter Goggins was pressed into service accepting James Franco's trophy at the Critics' Choice Awards.

Scenes for the Ridley Scott movie had to be re-filmed after Christopher Plummer stepped in to replace Kevin Spacey, who was axed from the film following the sexual misconduct allegations made against him. She just won the Golden Globe earlier in the week! "I wanna thank all of my children who show me so much love", she said.

"Oh I forgot, that's right.you'd heard the rumours but you had no idea he was actually serially assaulting young stary-eyed actresses who in turn had no idea what they were getting into".

"Wonder Woman" also won best action movie later in the night.

As for Harding's redemption tour as I, Tonya makes its way through the awards circuit, Kerrigan said she doesn't know what to think of it.

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The music did have one fan, though, in director Guillermo del Toro, "This music is very nice". Host Olivia Munn and numerous winners took time to speak out about gender inequality.

The duo proceeded to shout-out to the "good guys" in the industry who do things like call for a meeting with an actress in a conference room rather than in their hotel room.

"Congratulations for doing what you're supposed to do!" "Thank you for letting me do it all the way through to this age and beyond".

The Handmaid's Tale was named Best Drama Series.

Nicole Kidman chose a bold pink dress as she accepted her award. She also urged people to visit the Time's Up website and donate to the Legal Defense Fund. "Let's keep this going". Competing in the comedy category are: "black-ish", "The Big Bang Theory", "GLOW", "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel", "Modern Family" and "Patriot".

Presenter Chris Hemsworth noted that women have had a stellar year at the box office.

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