Marilyn Monroe biopic Blonde wins Razzie for worst film
Blonde was named Worst Image on the Razzie Awards on Friday (March 10) evening.
The Marilyn Monroe biopic scooped the doubtful honour forward of Good Mourning, Pinocchio, The King’s Daughter and Morbius on the annual Golden Raspberry Awards — which honour the worst in movie — in addition to Worst Screenplay for writer-director Andrew Dominick.
Awards bosses stated Blonde — which was nominated for eight Razzies — was “misogynistic, salacious and fallacious” and “shamelessly exploits the reminiscence of the late Marilyn Monroe.”
In the meantime, Tom Hanks took dwelling Worst Supporting Actor and Worst Display Combo — for himself and “his latex face” — for his work on Elvis, with organisers noting the Hollywood favorite has “spent his profession stretching his performing capabilities to nice success, went a bridge too far along with his model of Col. Tom Parker within the in any other case glorious biopic Elvis.”
Tom was additionally nominated for Worst Actor for his flip in Pinocchio however was overwhelmed to the doubtful prize by Morbius star Jared Leto, whose co-star Adria Arjona was given Worst Supporting Actress.
The Razzies themselves had been handing the Worst Actress prize, taking an award for the primary time of their historical past following their well-criticised choice to incorporate 12-year-old Ryan Kiera Armstrong within the class for her efficiency in film flop Firestarter, which they later withdrew.
Razzies co-founder John Wilson beforehand stated of the choice: “Generally, you do issues with out pondering, Then you’re known as out for it. You then get it. It is why the Razzies had been created within the first place.
“The current legitimate criticism of the selection of 11 12 months previous Armstrong as a nominee for considered one of our awards introduced our consideration to how insensitive we have been on this occasion.
“In consequence, we’ve eliminated Armstrong’s identify from the Remaining Poll that our members will forged subsequent month. We additionally consider a public apology is owed Ms. Armstrong, and want to say we remorse any damage she skilled on account of our selections.”
Golden Raspberry Awards 2023 checklist of winners:
Jared Leto — Morbius
The Razzies (for Their forty third Worst Actress Nominations Blunder)
Razzie Redeemer Award:
Colin Farrell (From 2004 Worst Actor nominee to 2022 Finest Actor Oscar Entrance-Runner)
Worst Supporting Actor:
Tom Hanks — Elvis
Worst Supporting Actress:
Adria Arjona — Morbius
Worst Display Combo:
Tom Hanks and His Latex-Laden Face (and That Ludicrous Accent) — Elvis
Worst Remake, Rip-Off or Sequel:
Machine Gun Kelly and Mod Solar — Good Mourning
Blonde, Written for the Display by Andrew Dominik