The AAFCA Awards had a lot of Oscar nominees in attendance!
10.02.2024 - 10:09 / justjared.com
Cillian Murphy and Jeffrey Wright were among the attendees and winners at the 14th Advanced Imaging Society’s Lumiere Awards.
The even was held on Friday (February 4) at The Beverly Hills Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif.
Cillian accepted the award for Best Live-Action Feature Film on behalf of Christopher Nolan and the entire Oppenheimer team. Jeffrey was honored with the Distinguished Artist Award for his performance in American Fiction.
If you didn’t know, Cillian, 47, and Jeffrey, 58, are both nominated for Best Actor at the 2024 Oscars!
Cillian‘s performance as the so-called Father of the Atomic Bomb and Jeffrey‘s role as Thelonious “Monk” Ellison earned them their nominations in a group also comprised of Paul Giamatti, Bradley Cooper, and Colman Domingo.
Browse through the gallery to see more photos of Cillian Murphy and Jeffrey Wright at the Advanced Imaging Society’s Lumiere Awards in Beverly Hills…
The AAFCA Awards had a lot of Oscar nominees in attendance!
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Jenelle Riley Deputy Awards and Features Editor When you have the SAG Award nominated ensemble of “American Fiction” – John Ortiz, Erika Alexander, Tracee Ellis Ross and Jeffrey Wright (also individually nominated in male lead and Oscar nominated for the film) you have to ask them where it all began. In discussing their first jobs for the union, Ross revealed that, like many actors, she started with a commercial – this one for Infiniti cars.But her co-stars soon revealed surprisingly momentous stories for their first SAG-AFTRA jobs. Wright noted his onscreen debut was opposite Burt Lancaster and Sidney Poitier in the 1991 miniseries “Separate but Equal” about the Brown v.
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J. Kim Murphy Lights. Camera.
Angelique Jackson Ballet dancer turned producer Misty Copeland, director, writer and producer George C. Wolfe and newly-minted Academy Award nominee Jeffrey Wright are set to receive special honors at this year’s AAFCA Awards. Roy Wood Jr.
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