The Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) and the Broadcast Television Journalists Association (BTJA) revealed the nominees today (December 6) for both the film and television categories for the 23rd Annual Critics’ Choice Awards.
The Shape of Water leads all films this year with 14 nominations including Best Picture, Sally Hawkins for Best Actress, Richard Jenkins for Best Supporting Actor, Octavia Spencer for Best Supporting Actress, Guillermo del Toro for both Best Director and Best Original Screenplay alongside Vanessa Taylor, Dan Laustsen for Best Cinematography, Paul Denham Austerberry, Shane Vieau, and Jeff Melvin for Best Production Design, Sidney Wolinsky for Best Editing, Luis Sequeira for Best Costume Design, Best Hair and Makeup, Best Visual Effects, Best Sci-Fi or Horror Movie, and Alexandre Desplat for Best Score.
For the television categories, Feud: Bette and Joan (FX) tops the list with six nominations, followed by Big Little Lies (HBO) and Fargo (FX) with five each, as does Glow (Netflix) with four nominations.
The Critics’ Choice Awards are bestowed annually by the BFCA and BTJA to honor the finest in cinematic and television achievement. They will air live from the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica on Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 8PM ET/PT on The CW.