The London Film Critics' Circle Awards has recently released the nominees for the 35th edition, which includes the leading historical biopic, “Mr. Turner.” The movie about British landscape painter JMW Turner has been nominated for seven awards by the London Film Critics' Circle. Read on to learn more about Movie News Guide's (MNG) report about 35th London Critics' Circle Film Awards nominations.
“Mr. Turner,” saw nominations for film of the year, British film of the year, actor of the year and British actor of the year for Timothy Spall, supporting actress for Marion Bailey and director for Mike Leigh.
The nominations were announced by actors Jeremy Irvine and Phoebe Fox at London’s May Fair Hotel, where the awards will be presented at a black-tie ceremony on Jan. 18, 2015. The ceremony will be hosted by former winners Alice Lowe and Steve Oram. The duo won the Breakthrough British Filmmakers award for their screenplay for 2012's “Sightseers.”
Eddie Redmayne, Benedict Cumberbatch and Timothy Spall all received two nods each, in the Actor of the Year and British Actor of the Year categories. Julianne Moore scored a rare double in the Actress of the Year category, earning two nominations for her contrasting roles in David Cronenberg's black comedy “Maps to the Stars,” and Richard Glatzer and Wash Westmoreland's Alzheimer's-themed drama “Still Alice.”
Michael Keaton got a best actor nomination. Edward Norton and Emma Stone were accredited for their supporting roles. Alejandro G Inarritu was nominated as best director.
Click HERE to see the entire list of nominees for the 35th London Critics' Circle Film Awards.
And that’s it for MNG’s 35th London Critics' Circle Film Awards Nominations update. For more details coming up about the event, stay tuned here at Movie News Guide (MNG).
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