The Broadcast Film Critics Association and the
Broadcast Television Journalists Association presented the 24th Annual Critics’
Choice Awards winners in Santa Monica, CA on January 13.
Sff movies made a weak showing – Black Panther won only two of the 11 awards it was up for, Best Visual Effects and Best Costume Design. In two genre-dominated specialty categories, Best Sci-Fi/Horror Movie went to the post-apocalyptic horror film A Quiet Place, and Best Animated Feature was won by Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.
the TV side genre was almost entirely shut out, apart from Best Supporting
Actress in a Drama Series winner Thandie Newton (Westworld).
The 2019 Critics’ Choice Awards nominations were announced December 10. The Broadcast Film Critics Association and the Broadcast Television Journalists Association jointly present these awards honoring the best achievements in film and television. The winners will be revealed January 11 during a ceremony aired live on The CW Network.
The Broadcast Film Critics Association and the Broadcast Television Journalists Association announced the 2018 Critics’ Choice Award winners in a ceremony at Barker Hanger in Santa Monica.
Here are the winners of genre interest:
The Shape of Water
Guillermo del Toro, The Shape of Water
BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY
Jordan Peele, Get Out
Roger Deakins, Blade Runner 2049
BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN
Paul Denham Austerberry, Shane Vieau, Jeff Melvin, The Shape of Water
BEST VISUAL EFFECTS
War for the Planet of the Apes
BEST ANIMATED FEATURE
BEST ACTION MOVIE
BEST SCI-FI OR HORROR MOVIE
“Remember Me” from Coco
Alexandre Desplat, The Shape of Water
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES
Mayim Bialik, The Big Bang Theory, CBS
BEST DRAMA SERIES
The Handmaid’s Tale, Hulu
BEST ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES
Elisabeth Moss, The Handmaid’s Tale, Hulu
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES
David Harbour, Stranger Things, Netflix
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES
Ann Dowd, The Handmaid’s Tale, Hulu
BEST ANIMATED SERIES
Rick and Morty, Adult Swim
Also, Gal Gadot received the #SeeHer Award presented by the Association of National Advertisers in conjunction with The CW Network. Gadot accepted the award from her Wonder Woman director, Patty Jenkins.