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‘The People v. O.J. Simpson’ Most Honored at The Critics Choice Awards

The Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) and Broadcast Television Journalists Association (BTJA) announced the winners of the 22nd Annual Critics’ Choice Awards last night from the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica. “The People v. O.J. Simpson” on FX was the most honored on television with four trophies, including Best Movie Made-For Television or Limited Series and acting nods to Sarah Paulson, Courtney B. Vance and Sterling K. Brown. HBO’s “Silicon Valley” (HBO) and “Game of Thrones” won for Best Comedy and Drama Series, respectively.

“La La Land,” the most nominated film of the evening, took home eight awards, the most of the night, including Best Picture, Best Director and Best Original Screenplay (a tie) for Damien Chazelle, Best Cinematography for Linus Sandgren, Best Production Design for David Wasco and Sandy Reynolds-Wasco, Best Editing for Tom Cross, Best Song, and Best Score for Justin Hurwitz.

Here are the complete listing of winners:

TELEVISION:

BEST COMEDY SERIES – “Silicon Valley” (HBO)
BEST ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES: Kate McKinno (“Saturday Night Live,” NBC)
BEST ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES – Donald Glover (“Atlanta,” FX)
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES – Jane Krakowski (“Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt,” Netflix)
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES – Louie Anderson (“Baskets,” FX”)
BEST GUEST PERFORMER IN A COMEDY SERIES – Alec Baldwin (“Saturday Night Live,” NBC)
BEST DRAMA SERIES – “Game of Thrones,” (HBO)
BEST ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES – Evan Rachel Wood (“Westworld,” HBO)
BEST ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES – Bob Odenkirk (“Better Call Saul,” AMC)
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES – Thandie Newton, (“Westworld,” HBO)
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES – John Lithgow, (“The Crown,” Netflix)
BEST GUEST PERFORMER IN A DRAMA SERIES – Jeffrey Dean Morgan, (“The Walking Dead,” AMC)
BEST MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION OR LIMITED SERIES – (“The People v. O.J. Simpson,” FX)
BEST ACTRESS IN A MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION OR LIMITED SERIES – Sarah Paulson, (“The People v. O.J. Simpson,” FX)
BEST ACTOR IN A MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION OR LIMITED SERIES – Courtney B. Vance, (“The People
v. O.J. Simpson,” FX)

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION OR LIMITED SERIES – Regina King, “American Crime,” ABC)
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION OR LIMITED SERIES – Sterling K. Brown, (“The People v. O.J. Simpson,” FX)
BEST REALITY COMPETITION SERIES – “The Voice” (NBC)
BEST STRUCTURED REALITY SERIES – (“Shark Tank” (ABC)
BEST UNSTRUCTURED REALITY SERIES – (“Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown,” CNN)
BEST REALITY SHOW HOST – Anthony Bourdain, (“Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown,” CNN)
BEST TALK SHOW – “The Late Late Show with James Corden” (CBS)
BEST ANIMATED SERIES – “BoJack Horseman” ( Netflix)

FILM

BEST PICTURE – “La La Land”
BEST ACTOR – Casey Affleck, “Manchester by the Sea”
BEST ACTRESS – Natalie Portman, “Jackie”
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR – Mahershala Ali, “Moonlight”
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS – Viola Davis, “Fences”
BEST YOUNG ACTOR/ACTRESS – Lucas Hedges, “Manchester by the Sea”
BEST ACTING ENSEMBLE – “Moonlight”
BEST DIRECTOR – Damien Chazelle, “La La Land”
BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY – TIE: Damien Chazelle, “La La Land” and Kenneth Lonergan, “Manchester by the Sea”
BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY – Eric Heisserer, “Arrival”
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY – Linus Sandgren, “La La Land”
BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN – David Wasco, Sandy Reynolds-Wasco, “La La Land”
BEST EDITING – Tom Cross, “La La Land”
BEST COSTUME DESIGN – Madeline Fontaine, “Jackie”
BEST HAIR & MAKEUP – “Jackie”
BEST VISUAL EFFECTS – “The Jungle Book”
BEST ANIMATED FEATURE – “Zootopia”
BEST ACTION MOVIE – “Hacksaw Ridge”
BEST ACTOR IN AN ACTION MOVIE – Andrew Garfield, “Hacksaw Ridge”
BEST ACTRESS IN AN ACTION MOVIE – Margot Robbie, “Suicide Squad”
BEST COMEDY – “Deadpool”
BEST ACTOR IN A COMEDY – Ryan Reynolds, “Deadpool”
BEST ACTRESS IN A COMEDY – Meryl Streep, “Florence Foster Jenkins”
BEST SCI-FI/HORROR MOVIE – “Arrival”
BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM – “Elle”
BEST SONG – “City of Stars” from “La La Land”
BEST SCORE – Justin Hurwitz, “La La Land”

Written by Marc Berman

Marc Berman

Marc Berman has been writing professionally since 1999 and is the author of the “Mr. Television” for Campaign US (www.campaignlive.com). Most recently, Berman was the creator and Editor-in-Chief of website and newsletter TV Media Insights for Cross MediaWorks. From 1999-2011, he was the Senior Editor for Mediaweek and has also written for The New York Daily News, Variety, The Hollywood Reporter and Emmy Magazine, among others. Berman has also appeared on “Entertainment Tonight,” “Extra,” “Access Hollywood,” “Inside Edition,” “The CBS Evening News,” E!, CNN, CNBC, Fox News and MSNBC.

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