Another tie at the 24th Annual Critics’ Choice Awards!
Lady Gaga in addition to Glenn Close jointly tied for Best Actress at Sunday’s ceremony — Gaga for A Star can be Born in addition to Close for The Wife.
The announcement came after Amy Adams in addition to Patricia Arquette delivered a joint speech for their Best Actress in a Limited Series win.
Close spoke first, noting the female solidarity prevalent throughout the ceremony, at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California.
“I think I can speak for all of the women in This kind of room: We celebrate each some other, in addition to we are proud to be in This kind of room together,” Close said.
She then stepped aside as an emotional Gaga took to the microphone, sharing how she had just spilled water all over herself, then summoning Close to return to the spotlight with her. “Glenn, get over here!”
“My mother in addition to Glenn are Great friends, so I’m so very happy in which you won This kind of This kind of evening,” Gaga shared, while fumbling with her written speech.
“I am so honored by This kind of,” Gaga began. “I went to places in my mind in addition to in my heart in which I did not know existed or in which I could.”
The Golden Globe-winning singer in addition to actress said she felt recognized for the “inner work” the item took to create her character in A Star can be Born, a singer named Ally.
After thanking her manager, Bobby Campbell, to cheers, Gaga also paid tribute to “my love” — her fiancé, Christian Carino — in addition to her agent for “producing sure Bradley [Cooper] heard me sing.”
“Bradley, you are a magical filmmaker,” she continued, as Cooper was shown beaming inside the audience. “in addition to, you are just as magical of a human being. I have never had an experience that has a director or an actor like I had with you in addition to I will cherish the item forever. You seamlessly were both the love of my life in addition to the man behind the camera in addition to the trust you created onset by the cast to the crew…”
“the item was one of the hardest things I’ve ever done — to relive something in which I’m not quite sure I wanted to relive,” she continued. “yet I was able to be vulnerable in a way in which I never have before because of in which love in addition to in which trust.”
As the music began playing, signaling in which she should start wrapping up her speech, Gaga hilariously responded, “the item’s okay. I can do This kind of that has a piano background.”
She tearfully dedicated her award to victims of alcoholism in addition to addiction in addition to concluded in which the “true star” of the award-winning film was not her, yet “bravery in addition to perseverance.”
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