The 2020 Golden Raspberry Awards – AKA “The Razzies” – have been imagined to happen final weekend at Hollywood’s Barnsdall Gallery Theatre, however organizers ended up canceling the occasion because of coronavirus. Nonetheless, they have been in a position to title the winners through a YouTube video in an occasion they referred to as “The Lock-Down Version.”
For forty years, the Razzies have “honored” the worst achievements in movie with their awards ceremony. This 12 months, in a mini-ceremony, it was the field workplace bomb Cats – which was primarily based on a well-liked, long-running Broadway musical – that gained the prize for Worst Image. Cats was made with a $95 million finances, however solely earned $6.6 million throughout its first weekend in theaters.
As well as, the film gained worst screenplay, Director Tom Hopper was named Worst Director, James Corden obtained the prize for Worst Supporting Actor, and Insurgent Wilson gained for Worst Supporting Actress. The film additionally gained the award for Worst Display Combo – in reference to “any two Half-Feline/Half Human Hairballs” that appeared on display.
Hopper’s win for Worst Director places him within the uncommon place of successful each an Oscar for finest director – which he gained in 2011 for The King’s Speech – and a Razzie for Worst Director.
To start with of their YouTube video, the voice over claimed that Razzie organizers have been planning a “very large present” that might have included “opening numbers, parodies, sketches, roving Razzie reporters, Miss Goldenberries, a stagehand, presenters together with Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump, and winners prepared to personal their unhealthy.” Nevertheless, the present circumstances wouldn’t permit them to do this.
RAZZIE AWARDS 2020 WINNERS:
– WORST PICTURE: Cats
– WORST ACTOR: John Travolta
– WORST ACTRESS: Hilary Duff
– WORST SUPPORTING ACTOR: James Corden
– WORST SUPPORTING ACTRESS: Insurgent Wilson
– WORST DIRECTOR: Tom Hooper
– WORST SCREENPLAY: Cats pic.twitter.com/CYB5Yu8jXy
— Movies to Movies (@FilmstoFilms_) March 16, 2020
Different winners throughout the mini-ceremony included Rambo: Final Blood for Worst Remake, Worst Rip Off or Sequel, and Worst Reckless Disregard for Human Life and Public Property. John Travolta was named Worst Actor for his efficiency in two separate films – The Fanatic and Buying and selling Paint. And, Hilary Duff gained the award for Worst Actress because of her efficiency in The Haunting of Sharon Tate.
In a single small twist within the ceremony, organizers honored Eddie Murphy because the Razzie Redeemer due to his efficiency within the Netflix movie Dolemite Is My Title. That award is for a performer who has gained a Razzie up to now, however is now delivering high quality performances in new tasks.