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The winners for the 21st Annual OFTA Television Awards have been announced.

The Handmaid’s Tale was the top winner in the drama categories this year with a win in Best Drama Series. It also won the awards for Best Actress for Elisabeth Moss and Drama Guest Actress for Alexis Bledel along with four other awards for its ensemble, directing, writing, and editing. However, it was The Crown that took home the most awards with eight. The period drama scored wins in Best Drama Supporting Actor for John Lithgow, Jared Harris for Best Guest Actor in a Drama Series, along with six other awards. Best Actor in a Drama Series went to Justin Theroux for The Leftovers, and Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series went to Thandie Newton for Westworld.

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The nominations for the 21st Annual OFTA Television Awards have been announced.

Best Limited Series nominee Feud: Bette and Joan earned eighteen nominations this year, the most nominated limited series of the season. HBO’s new sci-fi/western show, nominated for Best Drama Series, Westworld also pulled in eight nominations, topping the list of series for the year.

Three programs tied for third place in the nominations count. Last year’s runner-up in nominations to Game of Thrones, Fargo, secured sixteen nominations this year, including a nomination for Best Drama Series. Fellow Drama Series nominees The Crown and Stranger Things also picked up sixteen. The year’s top comedy series nominee was Veep with eleven and the top motion picture made for television was Sherlock for the third year in a row with the episode The Lying Detective. All were nominated in their respective program categories.

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MadMaxFuryRoadThe winners for the 21st Annual OFTA Film Awards have been announced.

The Online Film & Television Association has selected La La Land as 2016’s best film. In addition, it was presented six other prizes (not including the promotional material award, which are not part of the official vote totals since they are not a direct part of the moviemaking process). Damien Chazelle’s modern musical homage examines the burgeoning relationship between a struggling actress looking for her big break and a failed jazz pianist searching for a way to save LA’s jazz soul. The film was also honored for Best Director, Best Original Score, Best Original Song for “City of Stars,” Best Film Editing, Best Cinematography, and Most Cinematic Moment.

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The nominations for the 21st Annual OFTA Film awards were announced on Sunday, January 22, 2017.

Best Picture nominee La La Land led the field of nominees with 16 followed by Moonlight with 12 nominations. The eight other films nominated for Best Picture are Arrival, Fences, Hacksaw Ridge, Hell or High Water, Jackie, Lion, Manchester by the Sea and Nocturnal Animals. All five Best Director nominees were on this year’s Best Picture slate, the nominations going to Damien Chazelle, Tom Ford, Barry Jenkins, Kenneth Lonergan, and Denis Villeneuve

The winners will be revealed on Sunday, February 5, 2016.

To see the full list of nominations, follow this link: 2016 Nominations.

Game_of_Thrones_S6The winners for the 20th Annual OFTA Television Awards have been announced.

The Americans was the top winner in the drama categories this year with a win in Best Drama Series. It also won the award for Best Actress for Keri Russell. Game of Thrones once again topped the awards tallies with 13 awards. It nearly swept the craft awards, winning all except Best Costume Design, which it lost to Empire. It also claimed awards for Best Supporting Actor (Peter Dinklage), Supporting Actress (Lena Headey), Guest Actor (Max von Sydow), Ensemble, Directing, and Writing. Best Actor in a Drama Series went to Rami Malek for Mr. Robot and Guest Actress was awarded to Ellen Burstyn for her performance on House of Cards. The Man in the High Castle took awards for Best Main Title Design and Best New Theme Song.

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PeoplevOJSimpsonThe nominations for the 20th Annual OFTA Television Awards have been announced.

Best Limited Series nominee The People v. O.J. Simpson earned seventeen nominations this year, the most nominated limited series of the season. Last year’s most nominated program, Game of Thrones, remained on top this year with eighteen (18) nominations, barely beating out The People v. O.J. Simpson.

Tied for third place in the nominations count, Best Limtied Series nominee Fargo and Drama Series nominee House of Cards, each have 16 nominations apiece. In fifth place is Limited Series nominee American Horror Story: Hotel with fifteen (15) citations followed by three programs with fourteen (14) nominations apiece: Best Comedy Series nominee The Big Bang Theory, Drama Series nominee Downton Abbey and Motion Picture nominee Sherlock: The Abominable Bride.

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MadMaxFuryRoadThe winners for the 20th Annual OFTA Film Awards have been announced.

The Online Film & Television Association has selected Mad Max: Fury Road as 2015’s best film. In addition, it was presented eight other prizes (not including the promotional material award, which are not part of the official vote totals since they are not a direct part of the moviemaking process). George Miller’s post-apocalyptic story is about a captured wanderer and the escaped female prisoners who search for a better life. The film was also honored for Best Director, Best Editing, Best Production Design, Best Makeup & Hairstyling, Best Sound Mixing, Best Sound Editing, Best Stunt Coordination, Most Cinematic Moment, and Best Movie Poster, an award is shared with Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

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MadMaxFuryRoadThe nominations for the 20th Annual OFTA Film awards were announced on Sunday, January 24, 2016.

Best Picture nominee Mad Max: Fury Road led the field of nominees with 13 followed by Carol with 10 nominations. The eight other films nominated for Best Picture are The Big Short , Bridge of Spies, Brooklyn, Inside Out, The Martian, The Revenant, Room and Spotlight. All five Best Director nominees were on this year’s Best Picture slate, the nominations going to Todd Haynes, Alejandro G. Inarritu, Tom McCarthy, George Miller and Ridley Scott.

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The winners for the 19th Annual OFTA Television Awards have been announced.

Mad Men, which went home with 7 awards this year, took home its 7th award for Best Drama Series, a record for this category. The series also won awards for Best Actor (Jon Hamm), Best Supporting Actress (Christina Hendricks), Best Ensemble, Best Direction, Best Writing and Best Editing in a Series. Game of Thrones may have lost Best Drama Series, but it tied for most awards this year with eight prizes, all of them in the creative categories except Jonathan Pryce earning the award for Best Guest Actor. The creative awards it won were for Best Music in a series, Best Cinematography, Best Production Design, Best Costume Design, Best Makeup, Best Sound and Beast Visual Effects, losing only Best Editing.

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The nominations for the 19th Annual OFTA Television Awards have been announced.

Best Drama Series nominee Game of Thrones earned the most nominations this year with 20, two more than it received last year. Following closely behind was American Horror Story: Freak Show, which secured 19 nominations.

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