The Artist And Hugo Lead Critics' Choice Awards Nominations
Posted on Tue Dec 13, 2011 12:08 PM PDT

17thcca200.jpgLOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - The Broadcast Film Critics have announced their nominations for the 17th annual Critics' Choice Awards.

The Artist and Hugo, both of which pay homage to the early days of cinema, topped the list with 11 nominations each.

The Help and Drive trail closely behind with eight nominations each.

The full list of nominees is as follows:

    • Best picture: The Artist, The Descendants, Drive, Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close, The Help, Hugo, Midnight in Paris, Moneyball, The Tree of Life, War Horse
    • Best actor: George Clooney, The Descendants; Leonardo DiCaprio, J. Edgar; Jean Dujardin, The Artist; Michael Fassbender, Shame; Ryan Gosling, Drive; Brad Pitt, Moneyball
    • Best actress: Viola Davis, The Help; Elizabeth Olsen, Martha Marcy May Marlene; Meryl Streep, The Iron Lady; Tilda Swinton, We Need to Talk About Kevin; Charlize Theron, Young Adult; Michelle Williams, My Week With Marilyn
    • Best supporting actor: Kenneth Branagh, My Week With Marilyn; Albert Brooks, Drive; Nick Nolte, Warrior; Patton Oswalt, Young Adult; Christopher Plummer, Beginners; Andy Serkis, Rise of the Planet of the Apes
    • Best supporting actress: Bérénice Bejo, The Artist; Jessica Chastain, The Help; Melissa McCarthy, Bridesmaids; Carey Mulligan, Shame; Octavia Spencer, The Help; Shailene Woodley, The Descendants
    • Best acting ensemble: The Artist, Bridesmaids, The Descendants, The Help, The Ides of March
    • Best director: Stephen Daldry, Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close; Michel Hazanavicius, The Artist; Alexander Payne, The Descendants; Nicolas Winding Refn, Drive; Martin Scorsese, Hugo; Steven Spielberg, War Horse

The Critics' Choice Awards will be held at the Hollywood Palladium on Jan. 12.

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