LOS ANGELES—Oscar-winner Jamie Foxx was among the winners at inaugural Critics Choice Super Awards which was broadcast Sunday evening. The ceremony honored superhero, science-fiction/fantasy, horror, action and animation movies and television programming.
Foxx won for best voice actor in an animated movie for supplying the voice of Joe Gardner, a passionate jazz pianist and music teacher whose soul gets separated from his body after an open manhole accident in the Pixar computer-animated fantasy comedy-drama "Soul."
"Soul" also had the best voice actress in an animated movie winner, Tina Fey, who supplied the voice of 22, a soul trapped in the great beyond with a dim view of life. "Soul" also won for best animated movie.
The science fiction romantic comedy "Palm Springs" was also a three- time winner, winning for best science fiction/fantasy movie, best actor in a science fiction/fantasy movie (Andy Samberg) and best actress in a science fiction/fantasy movie (Cristin Milioti).
The movie winners were "Da 5 Bloods" for best action movie, "The Old Guard" for best superhero movie and "The Invisible Man" for best horror movie.
The other movie acting winners were Delroy Lindo ("Da 5 Bloods") for best actor in an action movie; Betty Gilpin of "The Hunt" for best actress in an action movie; "Birds of Prey" castmates Ewan McGregor and Margot Robbie for best actor and best actress in a superhero movie; Elisabeth Moss ("The Invisible Man") for best actress in a horror movie; Vince Vaughn ("Freaky") for best actor in a horror movie; and Jim Carrey for best villain in a movie for his portrayal of Doctor Robotnik in "Sonic The Hedgehog."
The top television winner was Amazon Prime Video's "The Boys," winning for best superhero series, best actor in a superhero series (Antony Starr), best actress in a superhero series (Aya Cash) and best villain in a series (Starr).
The superhero categories also included comic book- and video game- inspired movies.
A Legacy Award was presented during the ceremony by the Critics Choice Association to the "Star Trek" franchise, recognizing "the cultural impact it has had across multiple decades while continuing to appeal to and grow its loyal fanbase with new stories and characters."
Patrick Stewart and Sonequa Martin-Green accepted the honor. Stewart won for best actor in a science fiction/fantasy series for "Star Trek: Picard."
The remotely produced ceremony was hosted by actor/director/writer Kevin Smith and actress/writer Dani Fernandez.
The nominees were chosen by committees of Critics Choice Association members who specialize in the various genres. Winners were decided by members who had viewed the nominated series and films.
Here is a complete list of winners:
BEST ACTION MOVIE
"Da 5 Bloods" (Netflix)
BEST ACTOR IN AN ACTION MOVIE
Delroy Lindo, "Da 5 Bloods" (Netflix)
BEST ACTRESS IN AN ACTION MOVIE
Betty Gilpin, "The Hunt" (Universal)
BEST ANIMATED MOVIE
BEST VOICE ACTOR IN AN ANIMATED MOVIE
Jamie Foxx, "Soul" (Disney+)
BEST VOICE ACTRESS IN AN ANIMATED MOVIE
Tina Fey, "Soul" (Disney+)
BEST SUPERHERO MOVIE
"The Old Guard" (Netflix)
BEST ACTOR IN A SUPERHERO MOVIE
Ewan McGregor, "Birds of Prey" (Warner Bros.)
BEST ACTRESS IN A SUPERHERO MOVIE
Margot Robbie, "Birds of Prey" (Warner Bros.)
BEST HORROR MOVIE
"The Invisible Man" (Universal)
BEST ACTOR IN A HORROR MOVIE
Vince Vaughn, "Freaky" (Universal)
BEST ACTRESS IN A HORROR MOVIE
Elisabeth Moss, "The Invisible Man" (Universal)
BEST SCIENCE FICTION/FANTASY MOVIE
"Palm Springs" (Hulu)
BEST ACTOR IN A SCIENCE FICTION/FANTASY MOVIE
Andy Samberg, "Palm Springs" (Hulu)
BEST ACTRESS IN A SCIENCE FICTION/FANTASY MOVIE
Cristin Milioti, "Palm Springs" (Hulu)
BEST VILLAIN IN A MOVIE
Jim Carrey, "Sonic The Hedgehog" (Paramount)
BEST ACTION SERIES
BEST ACTOR IN AN ACTION SERIES
Daveed Diggs, "Snowpiercer" (TNT)
BEST ACTRESS IN AN ACTION SERIES
Angela Bassett, "9-1-1" (Fox)
BEST ANIMATED SERIES
"BoJack Horseman" (Netflix)
BEST VOICE ACTOR IN AN ANIMATED SERIES
Will Arnett, "BoJack Horseman" (Netflix)
BEST VOICE ACTRESS IN AN ANIMATED SERIES
Kaley Cuoco, "Harley Quinn" (HBO Max)
BEST SUPERHERO SERIES
"The Boys" (Amazon)
BEST ACTOR IN A SUPERHERO SERIES
Antony Starr, "The Boys" (Amazon)
BEST ACTRESS IN A SUPERHERO SERIES
Aya Cash, "The Boys" (Amazon)
BEST HORROR SERIES
"Lovecraft Country" (HBO)
BEST ACTOR IN A HORROR SERIES
Jensen Ackles, "Supernatural" (The CW)
BEST ACTRESS IN A HORROR SERIES
Jurnee Smollett, "Lovecraft Country" (HBO)
BEST SCIENCE FICTION/FANTASY SERIES
"The Mandalorian" (Disney+)
BEST ACTOR IN A SCIENCE FICTION/FANTASY SERIES
Patrick Stewart, "Star Trek: Picard" (CBS All Access)
BEST ACTRESS IN A SCIENCE FICTION/FANTASY SERIES
Natasia Demetriou, "What We Do in the Shadows" (FX)
BEST VILLAIN IN A SERIES
Antony Starr, "The Boys" (Amazon)