Latest Broadcast Film Critics Association Award Stories

2011-01-10 08:00:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) will present Quentin Tarantino with its first ever Critics' Choice Music+Film Award at the 16th annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards. The all new Critics' Choice Music+Film Award was created to honor a single filmmaker who has not only inspired moviegoers with his cinematic storytelling, but has heightened the impact of film through the brilliant use of source and soundtrack music. Maroon 5...

2011-01-05 08:00:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) announced today that renowned actor and philanthropist Matt Damon will be presented with the fourth annual Joel Siegel Award at the 16th annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards. The ceremony will air live on VH1 on Friday, January 14 at 9:00 PM ET/PT. Given annually, this special award pays homage to beloved "Good Morning America" film critic and BFCA member Joel Siegel, who lost his long struggle...

2009-12-16 09:30:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Nick Jonas & The Administration will be taking center stage at this year's Critics' Choice Movie Awards as the evening's house band where they will perform classic hits as well a few of their original songs between awards and commercials. Joining Nick are four accomplished musicians who make up The Administration -- bassist/producer John Fields and three former members of Prince's New Power Generation including drummer Michael Bland,...

2009-06-01 14:25:03

VH1 says the 15th annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards telecast will air live on the U.S. network for a third consecutive year next January. The prizes are bestowed annually by the Broadcast Film Critics Association to honor the previous year's finest in cinematic achievement. It is also the first televised prize presentation show of the year, VH1 noted. Nominations for the 2010 awards will be announced Dec. 14. Critics' Choice Movie Awards viewers last year witnessed a truly spectacular...

2009-05-28 13:49:00

The First Major Award Show Of The Season Returns To VH1 For The Third Year In A Row NEW YORK, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Critics' Choice Movie Awards" returns to VH1 on Friday, January 15, 2010. The 15th annual "Critics' Choice Movie Awards" gala will air live for the third straight year on the network. The awards are bestowed annually by the Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) to honor the finest in cinematic achievement. Since its inception in 1995, the "Critics' Choice Movie...

2008-12-04 14:40:00

NOMINATIONS TO BE TELECAST LIVE ON VH1 ON TUESDAY, DECEMBER 9 AT 8:30 AM ET/PT The First Major Film Awards Show Of The Season Will Air Live From The Santa Monica Civic Auditorium On VH1, Thursday, January 8 At 9PM (ET/PT) NEW YORK, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Hosts of "At the Movies" Ben Lyons (E! Entertainment) and Ben Mankiewicz (Turner Classic Movies) will announce the nominees for the 14th annual Critics' Choice Awards(TM) on Tuesday, December 9 at 8:30 AM ET/PT. They will be joined by VH1...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
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