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Critics Choice Awards: 'Roma' rules film categories, 'Mrs Maisel' and 'The Americans' tie in TV

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Alfonso Cuaron's semi-biographical drama "Roma" emerged the biggest winner at 2019, with four trophies including the top honour for best picture.

The result tally of the CCA, which is the second ceremony of the award season, is almost a mirror image of last week's

The Mexican filmmaker, who is a frontrunner in race, also won in the Best Director, Best Cinematography and Best Foreign Language categories for the black-and-white

"Roma" had scored two Globes for best picture and best

Political satire "Vice" and Marvel masterpiece "Black Panther" came close with three victories each.

registered twin wins in best and best in a comedy segments. The McKay-directed also took home the award for best hair and makeup.

"Black Panther" bagged awards in the Best Visual Effects, Best Production Design and Best Costume Design categories.

It was a tie between Hollywood veteran for "The Wife" and feature film debutante for "A Star Is Born" for the coveted best crown.

British royal period drama "The Favourite" won the trophy for best in a comedy. The film, also starring and Emma Stone, won the award.

By winning in the Best Supporting categories, Mahershala Ali ("Green Book") and Regina ("If Beale Street Could Talk") again seem to have cemented their places in the run-up to

Space drama by Damien Chazelle, "First Man" won best editing and best score.

"Shallow" from "A Star Is Born" again emerged chartbuster as best song.

"Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse" was adjudged best animated feature.

In best original screenplay category, won the critics over with "First Reformed", whereas took home the best adapted screenplay for "If Beale Street Could Talk".

Critically-acclaimed "A Quiet Place" won best sci-fi horror movie; Tom Cruise's sixth "Mission: Impossible" film - "Fallout" was named best action feature and "Crazy Rich Asians", moneyspinner with an all-Asian cast, was named best comedy.

The surprise big winner at the Globes, "Bohemian Rhapsody" -- headlined by an immersive performance by as frontman -- was snubbed. The film had received mixed reviews from the critics despite becoming the highest grossing musical biopic of all time.

"BlacKkKlansman", "Mary Poppins Returns" and "Avengers: Infinity War" were also overlooked.

The graph in the television categories was similar, barring few instances.

"The Americans" got a parting gift as it scored three wins, including best drama series. and won best in a drama series and best supporting actor in a drama series, respectively.

"The Marvelous Mrs Maisel" dominated the comedy segment as it won three big honours for its star (best in a comedy series), including best comedy series.

won best supporting actress in a comedy series for "Mrs Maisel".

won best actor in a comedy series for "Barry" and his co-star bagged best supporting actor in a comedy series.

While continued her winning streak as she earned best actress in a drama series for "Killing Eve", best supporting actress in a drama series went to ("Westworld").

With two wins each, "The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story" and "Sharp Objects" came in second on TV.

It was adjudged best limited series and scored his best actor in a limited series or movie made for television trophy.

The best actress in a limited series or movie made for television was again a tie with and getting recognised for their performances in "Sharp Objects" and "Escape at Dannemora", respectively.

("A Very English Scandal") and Patricia Clarkson ("Sharp Objects") won in the supporting categories for performance in a limited series or movie made for television.

"BoJack Horseman" was named best animated series.

In TV, "The Bodyguard" and "The Kominsky Method" were snubbed.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Mon, January 14 2019. 12:45 IST