UPDATED: FROZEN Wins Best Animated Feature, Best Original Song at 19th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards
This year's Critics' Choice Movie Awards are currently underway on The CW, and Disney's FROZEN, starring Kristen Bell and Idina Menzel, nabbed the honors for Best Animated Feature and Best Original Song for "Let It Go". Click here to check out the full list of winners!
FROZEN's accolades continue to snowball, as this news follows up last weekend's Golden Globe win for Best Animated Feature Film, and today's Oscar nomination for Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Bobby Lopez's "Let It Go" for Best Original Song.
About FROZEN: Walt Disney Animation Studios, the studio behind "Tangled" and "Wreck-It Ralph," presents FROZEN, a stunning big-screen comedyadventure. Fearless optimist Anna (voice of Kristen Bell) sets off on an epic journey-teaming up with rugged mountain man Kristoff (voice of Jonathan Groff) and his loyal reindeer Sven-to find her sister Elsa (voice ofIdina Menzel), whose icy powers have trapped the kingdom of Arendelle in eternal winter. Encountering Everest-like conditions, mystical trolls and a hilarious snowman named Olaf, Anna and Kristoff battle the elements in a race to save the kingdom.
Jensen Ackles, Christina Applegate, Kristen Bell, Jessica Chastain, Don Cheadle, Bill Hader, Jonah Hill, Sir Ben Kingsley, Nia Long, Kellan Lutz, James Marsden, Jared Padalecki, Margot Robbie, Julia Roberts, Ian Somerhalder, Isaiah Washington, and Marlon Wayans are set to present awards at tonight's Critics' Choice Movie Awards ceremony, begin held as we speak at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif. Hosted by Aisha Tyler, the star-studded awards gala is being broadcast live on The CW Network.
The Critics' Choice Movie Awards are bestowed annually by the Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) to honor the finest in cinematic achievement. The BFCA is the largest film critics organization in the United States and Canada, representing more than 280 television, radio and online critics. BFCA members are the primary source of information for today's film going public. Eligible films were released in 2013. The accounting firm of CMM, LLP tallied the written ballots. The 19th annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards are produced by Bob Bain Productions and Berlin Entertainment.
Since its inception in 1995, the Critics' Choice Movie Awards has been a star-studded bellwether event of the movie awards season. Historically, the Critics' Choice Movie Awards have been the most accurate predictor of the Academy Award nominations.