Pretty in polka dots! Jameela Jamil shines at Critics' Choice

Taye Diggs

British stars Olivia Colman and Christian Bale are on a roll, picking up more prizes at the Critics' Choice Awards.

Dished out by the Broadcast Film Critics Association, the awards honour the best in film and television and are generally considered a good indicator for the Oscars.

The Critics' Choice best actress overall award was shared between Lady Gaga, for A Star Is Born, and Golden Globe victor Glenn Close, for The Wife.

In her acceptance speech for best actress, Gaga tearfully thanked her co-star and director Bradley Cooper, calling him a "magical filmmaker".

Hollywood's award season was in full swing late Sunday, with Alfonso Cuaron's "Roma" - an ode to the director's childhood in 1970s Mexico City - the big victor at the Critics' Choice Awards.

Family members describe moment they discovered Jayme Closs was safe
Joseph's Catholic Church in Barron, Mary Haas says the reappearance of Jayme Closs is "a miracle and it's wonderful". Officers arrested 21-year-old Jake Thomas Patterson minutes later based on Jayme's description of his vehicle.

Roma beat out an impressive field of Best Picture nominees to take home the award, including Mary Poppins Returns, Vice, A Star is Born, If Beale Street Could Talk, Green Book, First Man, The Favorite, BlacKkKlansman, and the Ryan Coogler-directed Marvel Studios film Black Panther.

"I want the other woman up here", she confidently said, prompting the announcement of Patricia's victory.

Amy Adams, left, and Patricia Arquette accept the award, a tie, for best actress in a limited series or movie made for television at the 24th annual Critics' Choice Awards on Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019, at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif. Adams won for her role in "Sharp Objects" and Arquette won for her role in "Escape at Dannemora".

Other fans were stoked that both actresses were recognised. "Maisel" won the top comedy honor for the second year in a row, and series star Rachel Brosnahan also was a repeat victor for best actress in a comedy series.

Related News:

  • Cargo plane crashes in Iran with several onboard

    Cargo plane crashes in Iran with several onboard

    The big jet, operated by the Iranian Air Force, exploded into flames after crashing into houses near the capital of Tehran. Iran's state TV said rescue teams, including ambulances and a helicopter, rushed to the site of the crash.

    Quarterback Austin Kendall Considers Transferring From OU

    Austin Kendall is 28-of-39 passing for 265 yards and three scores in his limited time under center for Oklahoma. Select from these options: Breaking News, Severe Weather, School Closings, Daily Headlines and Daily Forecasts.
    White House asked for Iran attack options

    White House asked for Iran attack options

    Pentagon officials stressed that it was not unusual for the Defense Department to draw up military plans for the White House. Washington blamed the attacks on Iraq's Popular Mobilization Units, which Washington alleges has close ties with Tehran.
  • Australia v India 2nd ODI

    Australia v India 2nd ODI

    Harbhajan further praised Rishabh Pant and said India must include the power-hitter in the side. But we were lucky to get Dhoni out lbw and we kept getting wickets from there on.
    Million People Have Already Been Sick With the Flu Says CDC

    Million People Have Already Been Sick With the Flu Says CDC

    The worst of Canada's flu season may be over, according to new national figures. All three deaths occurred during the week ending December 29, 2018.
    Williamsburg to miss the brunt of snow storm

    Williamsburg to miss the brunt of snow storm

    Durham, Orange and Chatham counties are under the advisory, although little snow is expected to accumulate. Winter Storm Warning has been issued for Caroline, Queen Anne, and Talbot Counties in Maryland from 7 p.m.
  • Divers find crashed Lion Air's cockpit voice recorder

    Divers find crashed Lion Air's cockpit voice recorder

    Separately, Colonel Johan Wahyudi told Metro TV the recorder had been retrieved and taken aboard the ship. Mr Satmiko told AFP that the voice recorder was found at around 09:00 local time (02:00 GMT).
    Move over Kylie Jenner, Instagram's most-liked photo is now an egg

    Move over Kylie Jenner, Instagram's most-liked photo is now an egg

    The simple photo of an egg on a plain, white background has surpassed the 18.1 million likes required to steal the record from Kylie .
    Amazon-owned Ring has reportedly been spying on customer camera feeds

    Amazon-owned Ring has reportedly been spying on customer camera feeds

    Ring engineers and executives were reportedly given access to "unfiltered, round-the-clock" feeds of some users' footage. Using a corresponding database, those same employees could link specific video files to the owner's Ring account.
  • Pompeo: Saudi Arabia must hold Jamal Khashoggi's killers accountable

    Pompeo: Saudi Arabia must hold Jamal Khashoggi's killers accountable

    Embassy staff member in Qatar who said her job was moving to the UAE due to the boycott's effects, Pompeo was even more frank. The visit comes just three months after the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in his country's Istanbul consulate.
    Alex De Minaur wins his first career title in Sydney

    Alex De Minaur wins his first career title in Sydney

    It came after de Minaur's earlier 1hr 34min 6-3 6-2 victory over Simon, where he never really looked challenged but had to endure temperatures of more than 30 degrees.
    Johannesburg Test: Pakistan positive while chasing daunting target

    Johannesburg Test: Pakistan positive while chasing daunting target

    Steyn has so far picked 12 wickets in five innings, playing a key role in South Africa's dominance during the three-match series. While Amla was largely watchful and patient, De Kock batted fluently in reaching his fifty off 49 balls.


Most liked

Greek defenсe minister resigns, PM Tsipras calls vote of confidence in govt
Mr Kammenos said that he would vote against the government as supporting it would imply backing for the name deal with Macedonia . Polls suggest opposition leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis's New Democracy would win the most votes if Greece held an election now.

Tom Brady sends message to haters, critics in postgame interview
He put on a vintage performance, completing 34 of 44 passes for 343 yards and one touchdown. The victor will move on to play the Rams on Sunday, January 20th.

Australian Open: Retiring Andy Murray out in opening round
Eleventh seed Aryna Sabalenka, widely tipped as a potential future champion, also safely negotiated round one on a hot day. Stung by a first-round loss at Wimbledon a year ago , Sharapova said she couldn't afford to feel any empathy for Dart.

Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger engaged
Pratt and ex Anna Farris announced that they were splitting in summer of 2017 following eight years of marriage. He was previously best known for his supporting role in the hit television show Parks and Recreation .

Samsung Galaxy M-series to launch in India on January 28
These smartphones will also come with dual cameras at the back, out of which, one camera will come with a wide-angle lens. The expected prices are INR 10,000 for the M10 and INR 15,000 for the M20 ($140 and $210, respectively).

Brighton 0-1 Liverpool
Liverpool have been awarded four penalties in their last four league matches, with three coming for fouls on Salah. If people are starting to say Mo has gone down easily, it's not fair.

Gdansk mayor 'stabbed on stage' by attacker
European Council President Donald Tusk, a former Polish prime minister, wrote on Twitter: 'Let's all pray for Mayor Adamowicz. Adamowicz, 53, was part of the democratic opposition formed in Gdansk under the leadership of Lech Walesa during the 1980s.

Iran summons Polish top envoy over U.S. summit
Pompeo is now on a Mideast tour, bringing the Trump administration's anti-Iran message to the region. In a statement, the ministry said it lodged an official protest with Warsaw for hosting the event.

Logan Paul Says He Will "Go Gay" for a Month
He continues to be an very bad representation of the YouTube community & shows he truly has learned NOTHING over the past year . Whether Paul is being serious or is trying his hand at comedy, members of the LGBTQ community and allies are not thrilled.

Game of Thrones final season teaser, premiere date released
A variety of tidbits have been revealed , including that there will be six super-sized episodes, perhaps as long as movies. Also, in case you missed it, HBO premiered the third season of True Detective tonight (that's where GoT's teaser aired).

Trump calls question on whether he ever worked for Russian Federation 'insulting'
In the inquiry, counterintelligence investigators sought to evaluate whether Trump was a potential threat to national security. Robert Mueller took over the investigation when he was appointed special counsel soon after Comey's firing.

Israel President claims airstrikes on Hezbollah targets in Syria
In recent years, Hezbollah has been bogged down in fighting in Syria on behalf of Syrian President Bashar Assad's government. Lt Col Conricus said the sixth tunnel started in the border town of Ramyeh and was 55m (180ft) deep and 800m (2600ft) long.

Unai Emery: Mesut Ozil's Arsenal omission defended by manager
His West Ham teammate Michail Antonio was a guest on Goals on Sunday , and was asked about the worldwide future of his teammate. I know that Unai Emery has had his problems with big players in dressing rooms before, ' Wright explained on Match of the Day .

Game of Thrones Season 8 release date confirmed, teaser trailer revealed
The premiere date was unveiled in a new teaser trailer, which aired prior to tonight's season three debut of True Detective . The crypt teaser begins with heavy overtures of Jon's true Targaryen parentage as he walks past Lyanna Stark's crypt.

Ocasio-Cortez criticized after failing to provide workers’ compensation coverage
Rank and file are peeved that there's a grassroots movement to try to win her a top committee post they feel she doesn't deserve. Some House Democrats aren't convinced.