Saturday, May 18, 2024

New York Film Critics Vote: “Roma” Wins Best Film, Director; Ethan Hawke Best Actor, Regina Hall Best Actress, Regina King Best Supporting Actress, Richard E. Grant Best Supporting Actor, “Eighth Grade” Best First Feature


All roads lead to “Roma,” trust me.

The votes are coming ever 20 minutes or so from the New York Film Critics. Keep refreshing…

Alfonso Cuaron‘s “Roma” is Best Picture. He’s Best Director.

Ethan Hawke is Best Actor for “First Reformed,” Regina Hall is Best Actress for Support the Girls,she’s the first black woman to win Best Actress from the NYFF. And it’s 2018. Wow.

Regina King is Best Supp Actress for “Beale Street,” Richard E. Grant wins Best Supporting Actor for “Can You Ever Forgive Me?” He’s on his way to an Oscar.

Paul Schrader has won Best Screenplay for “First Reformed.” He and Ethan Hawke repeat their wins from Monday at the Gotham Awards.


Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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