Toni Collette and Ethan Hawke went to in New York, ran away with the awards for best actress and best actor.
The movie Eighth Grade fell during the awards ceremony two awards for best breakthrough: both lead actor Elsie Fisher as a director, Bo Burnham, if an award to take home. It’s already been announced that the cast of The Favourite winning would be the prize for best ensemble. The audience award went to Won t You Be My Neighbor, a documentary about the American children’s television icon Mr. Rogers.
During the ceremony, there were also a few oeuvreprijzen distributed. Actress Rachel Weisz, actor Willem Dafoe, director Paul Greengrass and producer Jon Kamen were honored.
The Gotham Awards are more and more seen as the barometer for the Academy Awards. The recent years went under more Moonlight, Spotlight, and Birdman with a Gotham Award off, and then the Oscar for the best film in drag.