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#CriticsChoice: Jordan Peele, James Franco early winners at star-studded event

ANI  |  Los Angeles [U.S.A] 

The and are handing out prizes at the 23rd annual tonight, honouring the best in movies and television.

'Call me by your Name' (Best Adapted Screenplay) and 'Get Out' (Best Original Screenplay) are some of the early winners at the star studded event. Both the movies went on to claim the screenplay honours, while Jordan Peele's 'Get Out' beat Guillermo Del Toro's 'The Shape of Water' to win the Best Sci-fi/horror film.

Meanwhile, won the Best in a Comedy for his role in 'The Disaster Artist', but skipped ceremony because of the sexual misconduct allegations on the

'Coco' also won a pair of awards, for Best Song and Animated Feature, while 'The Project' star won the best young actor/actress award.

For television, and won the and actress prizes for 'Vice Principals' and 'The Big Bang Theory,' respectively. HBO's 'The Wizard of Lies' won best movie made for TV. won best in a drama series for 'Stranger Things'.

and took home the 'Supporting Actor' honours for TV movie or miniseries.

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First Published: Fri, January 12 2018. 08:10 IST