What you need to know
- CODA and The Tragedy of Macbeth are up for a total of six awards.
- CODA is in the running for the Best Picture award.
- Denzel Washington is up for a Best Actor award.
Two Apple Original Films movies have been nominated for Critics Choice Film Awards, with as many as half a dozen gongs up for grabs between the pair; four for CODA and two for The Tragedy of Macbeth.
Of the awards on offer, content streamed on Apple TV+ is up for the prestigious Best Picture and Best Actor awards, with Best Supporting Actor also up for grabs.
The full rundown of nominations for Apple Original Films runs:
- Best Picture - CODA
- Best Actor - Denzel Washington in The Tragedy of Macbeth
- Best Supporting Actor - Troy Kotsur in CODA
- Best Adapted Screenplay - Sian Heder for CODA
- Best Young Actor/Actress - Emilia Jones in CODA
- Best Cinematography - Bruno Delbonnel for The Tragedy of Macbeth
CODA, in particular, has proven to be a hugely important movie, winning acclaim far and wide for its portrayal of a deaf family and its "CODA".
The winners will be revealed on Sunday, January 9, 2022 at the Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles and hopes will be high that Apple can bag a win or two.
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