(CBS SF/AP) – “Gravity” soared with a record-setting seven Critics’ Choice Awards, but “12 Years a Slave” was named best picture.
The Broadcast Film Critics Association presented its annual awards Thursday in Santa Monica and broadcasted locally at KBCWtv/CW, honoring many movies that earned Oscar nominations just hours earlier.READ MORE: Construction Accident Triggers House Collapse In Lafayette
Awards for “Gravity” included best actress for Sandra Bullock, best director for Alfonso Cuaron and best sci-fi movie. “American Hustle” won four prizes, including best comedy, best acting ensemble and best actress in a comedy for Amy Adams.
“12 Years a Slave” collected two other awards besides best picture: best supporting actress for Lupita Nyong’o and best adapted screenplay.READ MORE: Petaluma Police Arrest Suspect In Sporting Goods Store Robbery
Other winners Thursday included Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto for “Dallas Buyers Club” and Cate Blanchett for “Blue Jasmine.”
Aisha Tyler of KPIX 5/CBS’s “The Talk” and KBCWtv/The CW’s “Whose Line Is It, Anyway?” took on hosting duties for the award show.MORE NEWS: Veteran Falls Victim To Phishing Scam, Loses $19,000 From Chase Bank Account Meant For Daughter's College Education
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