THIS ONE IS FOR AFRICA: LUPITA NYONG’O WINS BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS AT CRITICS CHOICE AWARDS

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We are so happy for the Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong’o.This year she has not only wormed her way to the top but earned our respect.Boy, we didn’t see that coming. She got a standing ovation from Hollywood last night as she walked her way to the stage for her best supporting actress award at the Critics Choice Awards for her role in 12 years a slave. I bet you didn’t see that coming either.Actress Cate Blanchett won  for Best Actress. And oh wait that’s not all the gist,apparently the Kenyan got to meet Oprah.Just look how endearing the moment was.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Full list of winners

Best Picture: 12 Years a Slave

 


Best Actor: Matthew McConaughey, Dallas Buyers Club

Best Actress: Cate Blanchett, Blue Jasmine
Best Supporting Actor: Jared Leto, Dallas Buyers Club
Best Supporting Actress: Lupita Nyong’o, 12 Years a Slave
Best Young Actor/Actress: Adele Exarchopoulos, Blue Is The Warmest Color

Best Acting Ensemble: American Hustle

Best Director: Alfonso Cuarón, Gravity

Best Original Screenplay: Spike Jonze, Her

Best Adapted Screenplay: John Ridley, 12 Years a Slave

Best Cinematography: Emmanuel Lubezki, Gravity

Best Art Direction: Catherine Martin (Production Designer), Beverley Dunn (Set Decorator), The Great Gatsby

Best Editing: Alfonso Cuarón and Mark Sanger, Gravity

 

Best Costume Design: Catherine Martin, The Great Gatsby

Best Hair & Make-up: American Hustle

Best Visual Effects: Gravity

Best Animated Feature: Frozen

Best Action Movie: Lone Survivor

Best Actor in an Action Movie: Mark Wahlberg, Lone Survivor

Best Actress in an Action Movie: Sandra Bullock, Gravity

Best Comedy: American Hustle

Best Actor in a Comedy: Leonardo DiCaprio, The Wolf of Wall Street

Best Actress in a Comedy: Amy Adams, American Hustle

Best Sci-Fi/Horror Movie: Gravity

Best Foreign Language Film: Blue Is the Warmest Color

Best Documentary Feature: 20 Feet From Stardom

Best Song: “Let It Go” Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez, Frozen

Best Score: Steven Price, Gravity

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