Los Angeles, April 25
The election-fraud film “Absolute Proof”, singer Sia’s closely panned directorial debut “Music” and Rudy Giuliani, former New York City mayor, have been the highest winners at the 2021 Razzie Awards, given to the worst films and performances of the 12 months.
The Golden Raspberry Awards, popularly generally known as the Razzies, have been held a day earlier than the Oscars evening, as is the custom.
“Absolute Proof”, directed by My Pillow CEO Mike Lindell, which claimed that the 2020 presidential election was stolen from former President Donald Trump, was named the worst image at the ceremony, reported Entertainment Weekly.
The pro-Donald Trump film additionally bagged the worst performing title for Lindell for his look within the film as himself.
Sia’s “Music”, which was closely criticised for its depiction of autism, took residence three awards, together with worst director, worst actress for Kate Hudson, and worst supporting actress for Maddie Ziegler.
Actor-filmmaker Sacha Baron Cohen starrer “Borat Subsequent Moviefilm” gained two Razzie awards, each for Giuliani for his notorious cameo within the film. The film is nominated in two classes at the Oscars.
For the film, Giuliani was tricked right into a faux “interview” with actor Maria Bakalova, nominated at the Oscars in the most effective supporting actress class.
The former New York City mayor was dubbed the worst supporting actor, and likewise gained the award for worst display screen combo-with his pants zipper.
The class included nominations like Robert Downey Jr and His Utterly Unconvincing “Welsh” Accent in “Doolittle”, Harrison Ford and That Totally Fake-Looking CGI “Dog” in “Call of the Wild” and Adam Sandler and His Grating Simpleton Voice in “Hubie Halloween”.
The award for worst screenplay went to Polish erotic romantic drama “365 Days” whereas Downey Jr starrer “Dolittle”, a reboot of the Eddie Murphy film collection, bagged the ‘worst remake, rip-off, or sequel’ title.
A particular Governors’ Award for The Worst Calendar Year ever went to 2020. PTI