Franco won the award at the end of an hourlong pre-telecast before the live show began.
When James Franco's name was read out as the victor of Best Actor in a Comedy for "The Disaster Artist" at last night's Critics' Choice Awards, he wasn't there to accept. More women dressed in color on Thursday, but their determination to end gender discrimination remained just as fierce. "And we will continue to band together to make strides uniting for equality", shared Gadot. Even if the play-off music did drown out the end of his speech: "You don't know what you're missing", he said over the music.
Asked if being tapped to host the Critics' Choice ceremony feels like an endorsement of her outspokenness, Munn said she's felt the greatest support from the Hollywood community and the public.
Get Out was named Best Sci-Fi/Horror Movie and won the Best Original Screenplay title.
Hollywood celebs strut their stuff at the Critics Choice Awards
She said: "My mam is on FaceTime over there on someone's phone right now, so hi. Thank you so much".
Best actor became Gary Oldman for the role of Winston Churchill in Darkest Hour, and among the actresses the victor is Francis McDormand for her participation in Three Billboards Outside the City.
Guillermo del Toro's fantasy romance, "The Shape of Water", was the top film victor with four awards.
Kristin Scott Thomas plays opposite the 59-year-old as his on-screen wife Clemmie Churchill in the film.The movie itself was also up for Best Picture and Best Score as well.
Despite facing multiple allegations of sexual misconduct James Franco won the Critics' Choice Award for Best Actor in a Comedy on Thursday night-only he wasn't there to accept it. The series, which tackled mysterious murder and domestic violence, also earned Alexander Skarsgard and Laura Dern best supporting actor and actress in limited series respectively.More news: Chelsea Manning files to run as Democrat for US Senate in Maryland
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