Forest‘s film Fruitvale Station won Best First Feature, beating out Blue Caprice, Concussion, Una Noche, Artieda, and Wadjda. Congrats Forest!
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The 60-year-old actress and talk show queen was joined by her Lee Daniels’ The Butler co-stars Forest Whitaker (with wife Keisha), Terrence Howard (with wife Miranda), David Oyelowo, and Elijah Kelley.
During the show, David won the award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture and Forest was presented the prestigious Chairman’s Award.
Oprah was nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture and for Outstanding Talk Series, but unfortunately didn’t win either award. We’re sure she doesn’t mind!
FYI: David wearing a Ted Baker London suit.
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The 52-year-old actor posed on the red carpet by producer Nina Yang Bongiovi, who worked with him on Fruitvale Station, which will be honored tonight with the Stanley Kramer Award.
“We are very excited that Fruitvale Station is being honored with the Stanley Kramer Award. It is a testament to the director, the production team and the incredible efforts of the many talented people in our crew and cast who worked so hard because they believed in the message of this movie. Many thanks to the Producers Guild of America for this recognition,” Forest recently shared in a statement.
Barkhad Abdi was also spotted arriving at the ceremony, where his film Captain Phillips is nominated for The Darryl F. Zanuck Award for Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures.
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The 59-year-old entertainer was joined on stage during the show by her Lee Daniels’ The Butler co-star Forest Whitaker to present a clip from their film, which is nominated for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.
Oprah received a nomination for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role while Forest was nominated for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role.
Also pictured inside: Forest posing on the red carpet with his wife Keisha.
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During the show, Forest was presented the Joel Siegel Award for his work with his charity the Whitaker Peace and Development Initiative, which is dedicated to helping people affected by violence regardless of age, gender, nationality or faith.
Chiwetel was nominated for Best Actor for his work in the movie 12 Years a Slave, but he lost to Dallas Buyers Club‘s Matthew McConaughey.
Watch Forest‘s acceptance speech below!
Oprah Winfrey Honors Forest Whitaker with the Joel Siegel Award
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Michael B. Jordan suits up while attending the 2014 SBIFF Kirk Douglas Award event held at the Bacara Resort on Sunday (January 5) in Goleta, Calif.
Forest, 52, was the main honoree of the night as he took home the Kirk Douglas Award for his excellence in film.
Look out for Michael‘s upcoming film That Awkward Moment, which is set to hit theaters on Friday (January 31)!
FYI: Michael is wearing a Hugo Boss tuxedo and Christian Louboutin shoes.
Michael B. Jordan is a handsome stud while attending the 2013 Gotham Independent Film Awards held at Cipriani Wall Street on Monday (December 2) in New York City.
The 26-year-old actor was seen posing with Fruitvale Station co-star Melonie Diaz and director Ryan Coogler, who won the Bingham Ray Breakthrough Director Award.
Dane and Michael were nominated for Breakthrough Actor, with Michael taking home the award. Congrats Michael!
FYI: Michael is wearing a Calvin Klein tuxedo and Christian Louboutin shoes.
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