Horror Scores Tons of Critics’ Choice Awards Nominations!

The Broadcast Film Critics Association and the Broadcast Television Journalists Association have announced the full list of nominees for the 23rd Critics’ Choice Awards.

Not surprisingly, given the great year horror has had in 2017, the genre scored a handful of nominations this year, which is rare given how often awards shows snub horror.

Here’s the impressively large list of genre film/TV nominees:

  • Best Picture – Get Out
  • Best Picture – The Shape of Water
  • Best Actor – Daniel Kaluuya, Get Out
  • Best Actress – Sally Hawkins, The Shape of Water
  • Best Supporting Actor – Richard Jenkins, The Shape of Water
  • Best Supporting Actress – Octavia Spencer, The Shape of Water
  • Best Director – Guillermo del Toro, The Shape of Water
  • Best Director – Jordan Peele, Get Out
  • Best Original Screenplay – Guillermo del Toro and Vanessa Taylor, The Shape of Water
  • Best Original Screenplay – Jordan Peele, Get Out
  • Best Cinematography – Dan Laustsen, The Shape of Water
  • Best Production Design – Paul Denham Austerberry, Shane Vieau, Jeff Melvin, The Shape of Water
  • Best Editing – Luis Sequeira, The Shape of Water
  • Best Hair & Makeup – The Shape of Water
  • Best Visual Effects – The Shape of Water
  • Best Sci-fi or Horror Movie – Blade Runner 2049, Get Out, IT, The Shape of Water
  • Best Score – Alexandre Desplat, The Shape of Water
  • Best Drama Series – “Stranger Things”
  • Best Actor in a Drama Series – Freddie Highmore, “Bates Motel”
  • Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series – David Harbour, “Stranger Things”
  • Best Actor in a Movie Made for TV or Limited Series – Evan Peters, “American Horror Story: Cult”

The awards will air on The CW on January 11, 2018 at 8pm EST.

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