Who won awards for Precious?

Who won awards for Precious?

Who won awards for Precious?

Mo’Nique won an Academy Award in 2010 — and has only made one film since. According to the actress, Hollywood hasn’t come calling because she didn’t actively campaign for the Oscar she won for her supporting role in “Precious.”

Which film won the most Oscars in 2010?

82nd Academy Awards
Best Picture The Hurt Locker
Most awards The Hurt Locker (6)
Most nominations Avatar and The Hurt Locker (9)
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Who won a best supporting actress for the movie Precious in 2009?

Mo’Nique
Precious received nominations from the 67th Annual Golden Globes for the film and for the performances of Mo’Nique and Sidibe; Mo’Nique won Best Supporting Actress.

Did anyone win an Oscar for Precious?

The 2010 best supporting actress winner for ‘Precious’ — who refused to campaign for her award — says she was told by her director Lee Daniels that the perception is she’s “difficult” and “tacky,” and she’s lost out on several roles as a result.

Is the story of Precious true?

“The level of abuse I suffered is not nearly as extreme as in the book, and there is no character in the story, not even the teacher, who is based on me.” Rather, Precious is a composite character, she says, created from the real-life stories she encountered while teaching for seven years, from 1987 to 1993, in an …

How much did Monique make from Precious?

When he called for Precious, again it’s the friendship hat. So it was $50,000. I’m not complaining—despite all the money that movie went on to make, millions and millions and millions of dollars.

What kind of awards did the movie Precious win?

Precious received six Academy Award nominations, including one for Best Picture, at the 82nd Academy Awards. Geoffrey Fletcher won for Best Adapted Screenplay. Mo’Nique won the award for Best Supporting Actress, for which she received a standing ovation at the ceremony, along with numerous other accolades.

What did the movie Precious win at Sundance?

At Sundance, it won the Audience Award and the Grand Jury Prize for best drama, as well as a Special Jury Prize for supporting actress Mo’Nique.

Is the movie Precious Based on a true story?

PRECIOUS: BASED ON THE NOVEL ‘PUSH’ BY SAPPHIRE is the celebration of a life lived against all odds. Director Lee Daniels and writer Geoffrey Fletcher bring the spirit of Sapphire’s novel to the screen in this movie about a person passed each day, whose story has never made it to the movies.

How did the movie Precious do at the box office?

Precious received largely positive reviews from critics; the performances of Sidibe and Mo’Nique, the story, and its message were generally praised. The film was a box office success, earning over $63 million on a $10 million budget.