James Franco Skips Critics' Choice Awards Amidst Sexual Misconduct Allegations


James Franco Skips Critics' Choice Awards Amidst Sexual Misconduct Allegations

James Franco was nowhere to be seen Thursday night at the Critics' Choice awards because he was extremely upset over sexual misconduct allegations against him. sources connected to Franco tell TMZ.

Now, the Critics Choice prizes have been awarded.

The actress had come under fire for not mentioning her two adopted children, Connor and Isabella, in her Golden Globes acceptance speech earlier this week.

Get Out also won Best Screenplay alongside Luca Guadagnino's LGBT love story Call Me By Your Name. Dressed in a cute red dress, she addressed the audience, sobbing, with one of the most honest speeches we've ever heard. Hot favorites "The Shape Of Water" by Guillermo Del Toro, and the Nicole Kidman-starring "Big Little Lies" led the charge on the night.

Presenter Chris Hemsworth noted that women have had a stellar year at the box office.

It is far from assured that The Shape of Water, which won best picture at the Critics' Choice Awards, will do the same at the Oscars, since the Oscars employ a preferential ballot, which the Critics' Choice Awards do not, and that can affect things a lot. I never heard one word along these lines. "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" was named best comedy series, and star Rachel Brosnahan won best actress in a comedy.

Queen of Hollywood! The Critics Choice Award was another big win for Nicole who has also won an Emmy and a Golden Globe for her part in Big Little Lies
James Franco Skips Critics' Choice Awards Amidst Sexual Misconduct Allegations

"Thank you to all of the men for speaking up at the Golden Globes", Nash added, before Munn interrupted explaining how "actually, they didn't really say much there".

"Let's not lose focus", she said, urging viewers to support the Time's Up initiative.

"The three biggest movies of 2017 in North America were "Star Wars: The Last Jedi, ' 'Beauty and the Beast" and 'Wonder Woman, '" which all feature female protagonists, he said.

"James Franco just won".

Hollywood got back to the business of focusing on awards at Thursday's Critics' Choice Awards.