Netflix movies The Lost Daughter and Passing lead Gotham Awards nominations… as show is set to give out gender-neutral performance accolades to actors for the first time
- C’Mon C’Mon, Red Rocket, Shiva Baby, The Card Counter, The Green Knight and Zola each got two nominations in the film category
- Reservation Dogs, Squid Game and The White Lotus each received two nominations in the TV category
- Other notable names set to be honored include The Harder They Fall cast, actress Kristen Stewart, film exec Eamonn Bowles and filmmaker Jane Campion
The 2021 Gotham Awards nominees were announced on Thursday, with Netflix movies The Lost Daughter and Passing among the nominees who received the most nods with five each.
The films CODA and Test Pattern each garnered three nominations, while C’Mon C’Mon, Red Rocket, Shiva Baby, The Card Counter, The Green Knight and Zola were among the movies to get two nominations.
Among the TV shows nominated for honors include Reservation Dogs, Squid Game and The White Lotus, each getting two nominations.
The latest: The 2021 Gotham Awards nominees were announced on Thursday, with Netflix movies The Lost Daughter and Passing among the nominees who received the most nods
This year’s Gotham Awards will be the first to award gender-neutral performances, as Jeffrey Sharp, the Gotham Film and Media Institute’s executive director, said the group will ‘execute upon [its] mission to champion inclusivity and celebrate the boldest storytellers in the world,’ according to The Hollywood Reporter.
The Green Knight, The Lost Daughter, Pig, Passing and Test Pattern are all among the nominees for the Best Feature.
In the categories awarding performances in films, the awards are set to honor Outstanding Leading and Supporting performances.
In addition, there are two new TV categories, including Gender-neutral Outstanding Performance and Best Nonfiction Series.
Passing is among the nominees for Best Picture at the Gotham Awards
The Lost Daughter’s Olivia Colman is a among the nominees for Outstanding Lead Performance
The nominees in the category for Outstanding Lead Performance include Tessa Thompson, Joaquin Phoenix, Olivia Colman, Frankie Faison, Michael Greyeyes, Brittany S. Hall, Oscar Isaac, Taylour Paige, Simon Rex and Lili Taylor.
Other notable names set to be honored include The Harder They Fall cast, actress Kristen Stewart, film exec Eamonn Bowles and filmmaker Jane Campion.
Nominations for the Gotham Awards are picked by groups of critics, journalists and film festival organizers. The awards are given by separate groups of performers, filmmakers, producers and others in the entertainment industry.
They usually are centered around independent films with budgets of $35 million or less.
The awards are set to commence Monday, November 29 at New York’s Cipriani Wall Street, marking the event’s return to in-person proceedings after last year’s was done remotely due to the pandemic.