James Franco No-Show at Critics' Choice Upset, Frustrated


Beyond that, there is a massive amount of affection in the community for its director, Patty Jenkins, and its leading lady, Gal Gadot - the latter is now the biggest movie star in the world - who have been at as many awards ceremonies as anyone this year.

Get Out also won Best Screenplay alongside Luca Guadagnino's LGBT love story Call Me By Your Name. Game over. Nobody is beating that closing line during the 2018 award season.

After five women came forward this past week accusing actor James Franco of an "abuse of power", he chose to skip the Critics' Choice Awards because he is extremely upset and frustrated.

Click through our gallery to see the best dressed guests from this year's Critics' Choice Awards. This comes at a time when the actor-director, known to be an independent maverick of sorts, has raked up multiple nominations across award shows for his acclaimed film The Disaster Artist. USA Today revealed earlier this week that the Boston-bred actor was paid $1.5 million for having to redo scenes caused by the last minute decision to replace Kevin Spacey with Christopher Plummer, although Wahlberg's co-star Michelle Williams was paid less than $1,000 for the extra work.

But Munn landed some shots as she hoisted glasses of champagne with Niecy Nash in a sarcastic toast to the "good guys" of Hollywood.

"The things that I heard that were on Twitter are not accurate", Franco said.

"Congratulations for doing what you're supposed to do!" "And here's to the male casting directors who didn't ever say anything derogatory to me in an audition".

"Way to be regular human beings guys", Munn replied.

Paley tweeted to her 3,592 followers after the Golden Globes: "Cute #TIMESUP pin James Franco".

Queen of Hollywood! The Critics Choice Award was another big win for Nicole who has also won an Emmy and a Golden Globe for her part in Big Little Lies

"Actually, they didn't say much there", Munn interjected. "Thank you so much". It was really nice and generous of him.

Not that the Critics' Choice is the most reliable indicator of what Oscar voters are thinking, but it helps narrow the field. The National Board of Review presented best picture to The Post.

"And the critics choice for the best picture goes to The Shape of Water". So that clears up nothing. Her show was nominated for Best Reality Competition Series, which was won by The Voice. And The Big Sickwon best comedy instead of Lady Bird. While it didn't come up as often at the Critics' Choice Awards, there were plenty of references to the current climate.

Chris" praise comes after "Wonder Woman' actress Gal Gadot gave a rallying speech at the ceremony, when she dedicated her #SeeHer Award to the victims of sexual harassment. There are people, women and others, who have not been a part of this conversation. "Standing for those who can't stand or speak for themselves".

On TV, Hulu's The Handmaid's Tale picked up Best Drama and Best Actress for star Elizabeth Moss, while Amazon's The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel won Best Comedy and Best Actress for its star Rachel Brosnahan.

Remember when the former Silicon Valley star hosted the Critics' Choice Awards? No? "He can take it!" "She takes action when everyone around her is idle", she said. "Darkest Hour" won awards for makeup and lead actor for Gary Oldman.

When James Franco's name was read out as the victor of Best Actor in a Comedy for "The Disaster Artist" at last night's Critics' Choice Awards, he wasn't there to accept.

Disney recently acquired the majority of assets from 21st Century Fox, including Fox Searchlight, the studio behind many acclaimed movies - including The Shape of Water. I don't want to shut them down in any way.