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Academy Award Winners

And here’s the list:

Best picture
Birdman

Best director
Alejandro González Iñárritu – Birdman

Best actor
Eddie Redmayne – The Theory of Everything

Best actress
Julianne Moore – Still Alice

Best supporting actor
JK Simmons – Whiplash

Best supporting actress
Patricia Arquette – Boyhood

Best original screenplay
Alejandro González Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, Jr and Armando Bo – Birdman

Best adapted screenplay
Graham Moore – The Imitation Game

Best foreign film
Ida

Best documentary
CitizenFour

Best animation
Big Hero 6

Best original song
Glory – Selma

Best documentary short
Crisis Hotline: Veterans Press 1

Best cinematography
Emmanuel Lubezki – Birdman

Best editing
Tom Cross – Whiplash

Best sound editing
Alan Robert Murray and Bub Asman – American Sniper

Best sound mixing
Craig Mann, Ben Wilkins and Thomas Curley – Whiplash

Best makeup and hair
Frances Hannon and Mark Coulier – The Grand Budapest Hotel

Best original score
Alexandre Desplat – The Grand Budapest Hotel

Best production design
Adam Stockhausen and Anna Pinnock – The Grand Budapest Hotel

Best visual effects
Paul Franklin, Andrew Lockley, Ian Hunter and Scott Fisher – Interstellar

Best costume design
Milena Canonero – The Grand Budapest Hotel

Best animated short film
Feast

Best short
The Phone Call

The Independent Spirit Awards Winners

The penultimate awards ceremony of the season and here are the winners:

Best Feature
Birdman or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance

Best Director
Richard Linklater

Best Screenplay
Nightcrawler

Best First Feature
Nightcrawler

Best First Screenplay
Dear White People

John Cassavetes Award (For best feature made under $500,000)
Land Ho!

Best Supporting Female
Patricia Arquette – Boyhood

Best Supporting Male
J.K. Simmons – Whiplash

Best Female Lead
Julianne Moore – Still Alice

Best Male Lead
Michael Keaton – Birdman or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance

Robert Altman Award
Inherent Vice

Best Cinematography
Birdman or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance

Best Editing
Whiplash

Best International Film
Ida

Best Documentary
CITIZENFOUR

Special Distinction Award
Foxcatcher

The Razzies Winners

Right on cue, the day before the Academy dishes out its awards, come the Razzies with the best of the worst. I particularly like the Redeemer award to Ben Affleck.

Here are the winners:

Worst Picture

Kirk Cameron’s Saving Christmas

Worst Actor

Kirk Cameron – Kirk Cameron’s Saving Christmas

Worst Supporting Actor

Kelsey Grammer – The Expendables 3, Legends of Oz, Think Like a Man Too, Transformers: Age of Extinction

Worst Actress

Cameron Diaz – The Other Woman and Sex Tape

Worst Supporting Actress

Megan Fox – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Worst Director

Michael Bay – Transformers: Age of Extinction

Worst Remake, Rip-off or Sequel

Annie

Worst Screen Combo

Kirk Cameron and His Ego – Kirk Cameron’s Saving Christmas

Worst Screenplay

Kirk Cameron’s Saving Christmas

Redeemer Award

Ben Affleck – from Gigli to Argo and Gone Girl

SAG Awards Winners

So the Screen Actors Guild hosted its annual awards and there are no surprises. Oscar night’s looking to be quite boring in the acting categories.

The winners:

Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture

Birdman

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role

Julianne Moore – Still Alice 

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role

Eddie Redmayne – The Theory of Everything

Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series

Downton Abbey

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series

Viola Davis – How to Get Away with Murder

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series

Kevin Spacey – House of Cards

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries

Frances McDormand – Olive Kitteridge

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries

Mark Ruffalo – The Normal Heart

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role

J.K. Simmons – Whiplash

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role

Patricia Arquette – Boyhood

Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series 

Orange Is the New Black

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series

William H. Macy – Shameless

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series 

Uzo Aduba – Orange Is the New Black

British Independent Film Awards 2014

The winners:

Best British independent film

Pride

Best director

Yann Demange – ’71

The Douglas Hickox Award (Best debut director)

Iain Forsyth, Jane Pollard – 20,000 Days on Earth

Best screenplay

Jon Ronson, Peter Straughan – Frank

Best actress

Gugu Mbatha-Raw – Belle

Best actor

Brendan Gleeson – Calvary

Best supporting actress

Imelda Staunton – Pride

Best supporting actor

Andrew Scott – Pride

Most promising newcomer

Sameena Jabeen Ahmed – Catch Me Daddy

Best achievement in production

The Goob

Best technical achievement

Stephen Rennicks – music – Frank

Best documentary

Next Goal Wins

Best British short

The Kármán Line

Best international independent film

Boyhood

The Raindance Award

Luna

The Richard Harris Award (for outstanding contribution by an actor to British film)

Emma Thompson

The Variety Award

Benedict Cumberbatch

The Special Jury Prize

John Boorman

Hollywood Film Awards

Consider the awards season officially kicked off!

Winners:

HOLLYWOOD CINEMATOGRAPHY AWARD WINNER
Emmanuel Lubezki – Birdman

HOLLYWOOD VISUAL EFFECTS AWARD WINNER
Scott Farrar – Transformers: Age of Extinction

HOLLYWOOD FILM COMPOSER AWARD WINNER
Alexandre Desplat – The Imitation Game

HOLLYWOOD COSTUME DESIGN AWARD WINNER
Milena Canonero – The Grand Budapest Hotel

HOLLYWOOD EDITING AWARD WINNER
Jay Cassidy and Dody Dorn – Fury

HOLLYWOOD PRODUCTION DESIGN AWARD WINNER
Dylan Cole and Gary Freeman – Maleficent

HOLLYWOOD SOUND AWARD WINNER
Ren Klyce – Gone Girl

HOLLYWOOD MAKE-UP AND HAIRSTYLING AWARD WINNER
David White (Special Make-up Effects) and Elizabeth Yianni-Georgiou (Hair Designer and Make-up Designer) – Guardians of the Galaxy

HOLLYWOOD CAREER ACHIEVEMENT AWARD WINNER
Michael Keaton

HOLLYWOOD FILM AWARD WINNER
Gone Girl

HOLLYWOOD DIRECTOR AWARD WINNER
Morten Tyldum – The Imitation Game

HOLLYWOOD ACTOR AWARD WINNER
Benedict Cumberbatch – The Imitation Game

HOLLYWOOD ACTRESS AWARD WINNER
Julianne Moore – Still Alice

HOLLYWOOD SUPPORTING ACTOR AWARD WINNER
Robert Duvall – The Judge

HOLLYWOOD SUPPORTING ACTRESS AWARD WINNER
Keira Knightley – The Imitation Game

HOLLYWOOD ENSEMBLE AWARD WINNER
Foxcatcher cast (Steve Carell, Mark Ruffalo, Channing Tatum)

HOLLYWOOD BREAKOUT PERFORMANCE ACTRESS AWARD WINNER
Shailene Woodley – The Fault in Our Stars

HOLLYWOOD BREAKOUT PERFORMANCE ACTOR AWARD WINNER
Eddie Redmayne – The Theory of Everything

HOLLYWOOD BREAKTHROUGH DIRECTOR AWARD WINNER
Jean-Marc Vallée – Wild

NEW HOLLYWOOD AWARD WINNER
Jack O’Connell

HOLLYWOOD SCREENWRITER AWARD WINNER
Gillian Flynn – Gone Girl

HOLLYWOOD SONG AWARD WINNER
Janelle Monáe

HOLLYWOOD ANIMATION AWARD WINNER
How To Train Your Dragon 2

HOLLYWOOD BLOCKBUSTER AWARD WINNER
Guardians of the Galaxy

HOLLYWOOD DOCUMENTARY AWARD WINNER
Mike Myers – Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon

HOLLYWOOD COMEDY FILM AWARD WINNER
Chris Rock – Top Five