• The 24th Critic's Choice Awards Nod to Lady Gaga, Glenn Close and Regina King

    7 days ago - By WWD

    LOS ANGELES - On Sunday afternoon the blue carpet was rolled out on the grounds of Santa Monica's historic Barker Hanger, for the annual 24th Critic's Choice Awards.
    Hosted by Taye Diggs, the award ceremony saw a sea of faces: some already established including Regina King, Patricia Arquette, Lady Gaga and Amy Adams; others new players such as KiKi Layne and Dina Shihabi.
    “I've been crying for the last 24 hours,” Shihabi said of her Supporting Actress in a Drama Series nomination for “Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan.” “It's so great that I get to celebrate playing an Arab Muslim woman in this way...
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  • Critic's Choice Awards Fashion Review: Brighter Times Ahead

    7 days ago - By WWD

    Seeing so many all-white fashion looks on the Critic's Choice Awards blue carpet Sunday night, you might have thought Hollywood was making another political statement, following last year's all-black fashion action at the Golden Globes to protest gender inequality.
    But the trend is just a trend, at least according to Allison Janney. “We're all just feeling it,” she said, looking a bit like a superhero in a white Alberta Ferretti cape and pants look, piled high with Neil Lane diamonds.
    “Perhaps it is a subconscious message of hope. Brighter times ahead,” added her stylist Tara Swennen.
    Or...
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