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The Irishman, Once Upon A Time In Hollywood Lead 2020 Critics' Choice Awards Nominations

Plus, When They See Us, This Is Us dominate TV categories. Check out the full list of nominees!

by | December 8, 2019 | Comments

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The Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) and the Broadcast Television Journalists Association (BTJA) announced the nominees for the 25th annual Critics Choice Awards this weekend and on the film side it was big news for big-name directors. Martin Scorsese’s The Irishman led the pack in the film categories, with 14 nominations, followed closely by Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon A Time In Hollywood with 12 nominations. On the TV side, Ava DuVernay’s miniseries, When They See Us, dominated with six nominations, while This Is Us and Schitt’s Creek earned five – the latter earning nods for all four of its lead cast. Check out the full list of nominees below.

Winners will be announced live on the CW network Sunday, January 12, 2020.


FILM NOMINATIONS 


BEST PICTURE
1917 (2020) 89%
Ford v Ferrari (2019) 92%
The Irishman (2019) 96%
Jojo Rabbit (2019) 79%
Joker (2019) 68%
Little Women (2019) 95%
Marriage Story (2019) 94%
Once Upon a Time In Hollywood (2019) 85%
Parasite (Gisaengchung) (2019) 98%
Uncut Gems (2019) 92%


BEST ACTOR
Antonio Banderas –Pain and Glory (Dolor y gloria) (2019) 97%
Robert De Niro –The Irishman (2019) 96%
Leonardo DiCaprio –Once Upon a Time In Hollywood (2019) 85%
Adam Driver –Marriage Story (2019) 94%
Eddie Murphy –Dolemite Is My Name (2019) 97%
Joaquin Phoenix –Joker (2019) 68%
Adam Sander –Uncut Gems (2019) 92%


BEST ACTRESS
Awkwafina –The Farewell (2019) 98%
Cynthia Erivo –Harriet (2019) 73%
Scarlett Johansson –Marriage Story (2019) 94%
Lupita Nyong’o –Us (2019) 93%
Saoirse Ronan –Little Women (2019) 95%
Charlize Theron –Bombshell (2019) 69%
Renée Zellweger –Judy (2019) 82%


BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
Willem Dafoe –The Lighthouse (2019) 90%
Tom Hanks –A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019) 95%
Anthony Hopkins–The Two Popes (2019) 89%
Al Pacino –The Irishman (2019) 96%
Jo Pesci –The Irishman (2019) 96%
Brad Pitt –Once Upon a Time In Hollywood (2019) 85%


BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
Laura Dern –Marriage Story (2019) 94%
Scarlett Johansson –Jojo Rabbit (2019) 79%
Jennifer Lopez –Hustlers (2019) 87%
Florence Pugh –Little Women (2019) 95%
Margot Robbie –Bombshell (2019) 69%
Zhao Shuzhen –The Farewell (2019) 98%


BEST YOUNG ACTOR/ACTRESS
Julia Butters –Once Upon a Time In Hollywood (2019) 85%
Roman Griffin Davis –Jojo Rabbit (2019) 79%
Noah Jupe –Honey Boy (2019) 94%
Thomasin McKenzie –Jojo Rabbit (2019) 79%
Shahadi Wright Joseph –Us (2019) 93%
Archie Yates –Jojo Rabbit (2019) 79%


BEST ACTING ENSEMBLE
Bombshell (2019) 69%
The Irishman (2019) 96%
Knives Out (2019) 97%
Little Women (2019) 95%
Marriage Story (2019) 94%
Once Upon a Time In Hollywood (2019) 85%
Parasite (Gisaengchung) (2019) 98%


BEST DIRECTOR
Noah Baumbach –Marriage Story (2019) 94%
Greta Gerwig –Little Women (2019) 95%
Bong Joon-ho –Parasite (Gisaengchung) (2019) 98%
Sam Mendes –1917 (2020) 89%
Josh Safdie and Benny Safdie –Uncut Gems (2019) 92%
Martin Scorsese –The Irishman (2019) 96%
Quentin Tarantino –Once Upon a Time In Hollywood (2019) 85%


BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY
Noah Baumbach –Marriage Story (2019) 94%
Rian Johnson –Knives Out (2019) 97%
Bong Joon-ho and Han Jin Won –Parasite (Gisaengchung) (2019) 98%
Quentin Tarantino –Once Upon a Time In Hollywood (2019) 85%
Lulu Wang –The Farewell (2019) 98%


BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY
Greta Gerwig –Little Women (2019) 95%
Noah Harpster and Micah Fitzerman-Blue –A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019) 95%
Anthony McCarten –The Two Popes (2019) 89%
Todd Phillips and Scott Silver –Joker (2019) 68%
Taika Waititi –Jojo Rabbit (2019) 79%
Steven Zaillian –The Irishman (2019) 96%


BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
Jarin Blaschke –The Lighthouse (2019) 90%
Roger Deakins –1917 (2020) 89%
Phedon Papamichael –Ford v Ferrari (2019) 92%
Rodrigo Prieto –The Irishman (2019) 96%
Robert Richardson –Once Upon a Time In Hollywood (2019) 85%
Lawrence Sher –Joker (2019) 68%


BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN
Mark Friedberg, Kris Moran –Joker (2019) 68%
Dennis Gassner, Lee Sandales –1917 (2020) 89%
Jess Gonchor, Claire Kaufman –Little Women (2019) 95%
Lee Ha Jun –Parasite (Gisaengchung) (2019) 98%
Barbara Ling, Nancy Haigh –Once Upon a Time In Hollywood (2019) 85%
Bob Shaw, Regina Graves –The Irishman (2019) 96%
Donal Woods, Gina Cromwell –Downton Abbey (2019) 84%


BEST EDITING
Ronald Bronstein, Benny Safdie –Uncut Gems (2019) 92%
Andrew Buckland, Michael McCusker –Ford v Ferrari (2019) 92%
Yang Jinmo –Parasite (Gisaengchung) (2019) 98%
Fred Raskin –Once Upon a Time In Hollywood (2019) 85%
Thelma Schoonmaker –The Irishman (2019) 96%
Lee Smith –1917 (2020) 89%


BEST COSTUME DESIGN
Ruth E. Carter –Dolemite Is My Name (2019) 97%
Julian Day–Rocketman (2019) 89%
Jacqueline Durran –Little Women (2019) 95%
Arianne Phillips –Once Upon a Time In Hollywood (2019) 85%
Sandy Powell, Christopher Peterson  –The Irishman (2019) 96%
Anna Robbins –Downton Abbey (2019) 84%


BEST HAIR AND MAKEUP
Bombshell (2019) 69%
Dolemite Is My Name (2019) 97%
The Irishman (2019) 96%
Joker (2019) 68%
Judy (2019) 82%
Once Upon a Time In Hollywood (2019) 85%
Rocketman (2019) 89%


BEST VISUAL EFFECTS
1917 (2020) 89%
Ad Astra (2019) 83%
The Aeronauts (2019) 72%
Avengers: Endgame (2019) 94%
Ford v Ferrari (2019) 92%
The Lion King (2019) 52%


BEST ANIMATED FEATURE
Abominable (2019) 81%
Frozen II (2019) 77%
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) 90%
I Lost My Body (2019) 96%
Missing Link (2019) 89%
Toy Story 4 (2019) 97%


BEST ACTION MOVIE
1917 (2020) 89%
Avengers: Endgame (2019) 94%
Ford v Ferrari (2019) 92%
John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum (2019) 90%
Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019) 90%


BEST COMEDY
Booksmart (2019) 96%
Dolemite Is My Name (2019) 97%
The Farewell (2019) 98%
Jojo Rabbit (2019) 79%
Knives Out (2019) 97%


BEST SCI-FI OR HORROR MOVIE
Ad Astra (2019) 83%
Avengers: Endgame (2019) 94%
Midsommar (2019) 83%
Us (2019) 93%


BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM
Atlantics (2019) 96%
Les Misérables (2020) 88%
Pain and Glory (Dolor y gloria) (2019) 97%
Parasite (Gisaengchung) (2019) 98%
Portrait of a Lady on Fire (Portrait de la jeune fille en feu) (2020) 98%


BEST SONG
“Glasgow (No Place Like Home) –Wild Rose (2019) 92%
“(I’m Gonna) Love Me Again” –Rocketman (2019) 89%
“I’m Standing With You” –Breakthrough (2019) 63%
“Into the Unknown” –Frozen II (2019) 77%
“Speechless” –Aladdin (2019) 57%
“Spirit”  –The Lion King (2019) 52%
“Stand Up”  –Harriet (2019) 73%


BEST SCORE
Michael Abels –Us (2019) 93%
Alexandre Desplat –Little Women (2019) 95%
Hildur Guðnadóttir –Joker (2019) 68%
Randy Newman –Marriage Story (2019) 94%
Thomas Newman –1917 (2020) 89%
Robbie Robertson –The Irishman (2019) 96%


TELEVISION NOMINATIONS 


BEST DRAMA SERIES
The Crown 89%
David Makes Man 100%
Game of Thrones 89%
The Good Fight 97%
Pose 96%
Succession 92%
This Is Us 92%
Watchmen 96%

BEST ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES
Sterling K. Brown –This Is Us 92%
Mike Colter –Evil 91%
Paul Giamatti –Billions 88%
Kit Harington –Game of Thrones 89%
Freddie Highmore –The Good Doctor
Tobias Menzies –The Crown 89%
Billy Porter –Pose 96%
Jeremy Strong –Succession 92%

BEST ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES
Christine Baranski –The Good Fight 97%
Olivia Colman–The Crown 89%
Jodie Comer –Killing Eve 89%
Nicole Kidman –Big Little Lies 89%
Regina King –Watchmen 96%
Gina Rodriguez –Jane the Virgin 100%
Sarah Snook  –Succession 92%
Zendaya  –Euphoria 82%

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES
Asante Blackk –This Is Us 92%
Billy Crudup –The Morning Show 61%
Asia Kate Dillon –Billions 88%
Peter Dinklage –Game of Thrones 89%
Justin Hartley –This Is Us 92%
Delroy Lindo –The Good Fight 97%
Tim Blake Nelson –Watchmen 96%

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES
Helena Bonham Carter –The Crown 89%
Gwendoline Christie –Game of Thrones 89%
Laura Dern –Big Little Lies 89%
Audra McDonald –The Good Fight 97%
Meryl Streep –Big Little Lies 89%
Susan Kelechi Watson –This Is Us 92%

BEST COMEDY SERIES
Barry 99%
Fleabag 100%
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel 89%
Mom
One Day at a Time 99%
PEN15 96%
Schitt's Creek 93%

BEST ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES
Ted Danson –The Good Place 97%
Walton Goggins –The Unicorn 85%
Bill Hader –Barry 99%
Eugene Levy –Schitt's Creek 93%
Paul Rudd –Living With Yourself 81%
Bashir Salahuddin –Sherman's Showcase 99%
Ramy Youssef –Ramy 97%

BEST ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES
Christina Applegate –Dead to Me 90%
Alison Brie –GLOW 92%
Rachel Brosnahan –The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel 89%
Kirsten Dunst –On Becoming a God in Central Florida 85%
Julia Louis-Dreyfus –Veep 93%
Catherine O’Hara –Schitt's Creek 93%
Phoebe Waller-Bridge –Fleabag 100%

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES
Andre Braugher –Brooklyn Nine-Nine 95%
Anthony Carrigan –Barry 99%
William Jackson Harper –The Good Place 97%
Daniel Levy –Schitt's Creek 93%
Nico Santos –Superstore 92%
Andrew Scott –Fleabag 100%
Henry Winkler –Barry 99%

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES
Alex Borstein –The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel 89%
D’Arcy Carden –The Good Place 97%
Sian Clifford –Fleabag 100%
Betty Gilpin –GLOW 92%
Rita Moreno –One Day at a Time 99%
Annie Murphy –Schitt's Creek 93%
Molly Shannon –The Other Two 94%


BEST LIMITED SERIES
Catch-22 84%
Chernobyl 96%
Fosse/Verdon 81%
The Loudest Voice 55%
Unbelievable 98%
When They See Us 96%
Years and Years 89%


BEST MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION
Brexit (2019) 80%
Deadwood: The Movie (2019) 98%
El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie (2019) 91%
Guava Island (2019) 76%
Native Son (2019) 62%
Patsy & Loretta (2019)


BEST ACTOR IN A LIMITED SERIES OR MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION
Christopher Abbott –Catch-22 84%
Mahershala Ali –True Detective 78%
Russell Crowe –The Loudest Voice 55%
Jared Harris –Chernobyl 96%
Jharrel Jerome –When They See Us 96%
Sam Rockwell –Fosse/Verdon 81%
Noah Wyle –The Red Line 72%


BEST ACTRESS IN A LIMITED SERIES OR MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION
Kaitlyn Dever –Unbelievable 98%
Anne Hathaway –Modern Love 75%
Megan Hilty –Patsy & Loretta (2019)
Joey King –The Act 89%
Jessie Mueller –Patsy & Loretta (2019)
Merritt Wever –Unbelievable 98%
Michelle Williams –Fosse/Verdon 81%


BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A LIMITED SERIES OR MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION
Asante Blackk –When They See Us 96%
George Clooney –Catch-22 84%
John Leguizamo –When They See Us 96%
Dev Patel –Modern Love 75%
Jesse Plemons –El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie (2019) 91%
Stellan Skarsgård –Chernobyl 96%
Russell Tovey –Years and Years 89%


BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A LIMITED SERIES OR MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION
Patricia Arquette –The Act 89%
Marsha Stephanie Blake –When They See Us 96%
Toni Collette –Unbelievable 98%
Niecy Nash –When They See Us 96%
Margaret Qualley –Fosse/Verdon 81%
Emma Thompson –Years and Years 89%
Emily Watson –Chernobyl 96%


BEST ANIMATED SERIES
Big Mouth 99%
BoJack Horseman 93%
The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance 88%
She-Ra and the Princesses of Power 97%
The Simpsons 85%
Undone 98%


BEST TALK SHOW
Desus & Mero 100%
Full Frontal With Samantha Bee
The Kelly Clarkson Show
Last Week Tonight With John Oliver 98%
The Late Late Show With James Corden
Late Night With Seth Meyers


BEST COMEDY SPECIAL
Amy Schumer Growing (2019) 79%
Jenny Slate: Stage Fright (2019) 100%
Live in Front of a Studio Audience: Norman Lear's 'All in the Family' and 'The Jeffersons' (2019) 88%
Ramy Youssef: Feelings (2019) 100%
Seth Meyers: Lobby Baby (2019)
Trevor Noah: Son of Patricia (2018)
Wanda Sykes: Not Normal (2019) 100%


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