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Frances McDormand Enjoys Rare Night Out with Husband Joel Coen & Son Pedro!

Frances McDormand is enjoying a rare night out!

The 63-year-old actress stayed safe in a face mask as she arrived at Craig’s restaurant for dinner on Wednesday evening (April 28) in West Hollywood, Calif.

Joining Frances for her night out was her director-husband Joel Coen and their son Pedro.

Frances‘ night out comes several days after her big wins at the 2021 Academy Awards.

During the ceremony on Sunday night, Frances took home two awards – Best Actress for her role in Nomandland and Best Picture for the same film, which she served as a producer on.

The two new Oscars add to Frances‘ past two Oscars wins. She first won Best Actress for role in the 1997 movie Fargo and won Best Actress again in 2018 for her role in Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.

FYI: Frances is wearing Freda Salvador shoes.

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There's a Reason Why Frances McDormand Howled During Oscars 2021 Speech

One memorable moment that happened at the 2021 Oscars is when Best Actress winner Frances McDormand let out a big howl during the acceptance speech for the Nomadland‘s Best Picture win.

During her speech, Frances said, “Please watch our movie on the largest screen possible. And one day, very very soon, take everyone you know into a theater, shoulder to shoulder, in that dark space, and watch every film represented here tonight. We give this one to our wolf,” she said before unleashing a mighty howl to cheers.

Director Chloé Zhao, who also won the Best Director award for her work on the film, actually explained that the howl was done for a very specific reason.

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Frances McDormand Wins Best Actress, Best Picture & Unleashes a Mighty Howl at Oscars 2021!

Frances McDormand is a big winner!

The 63-year-old actress took home the prestigious Best Actress in a Leading Role award for her work in Nomadland at the 2021 Academy Awards on Sunday (April 25) at Union Station in Los Angeles.

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“I have no words. My voice is in my sword. We know the sword is our work. And I like work. Thank you for knowing that, and thanks for this,” she said while accepting the Best Actress award.

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Here's Why the Best Actress Category at Oscars 2021 Is So Unpredictable

The 2021 Oscars are this weekend and while there are frontrunners in plenty of categories, there’s one category in particular that is still very unpredictable.

The Best Actress award could go to any of the five nominees and there is no clear winner right now. Leading up to the Academy Awards, there are four big awards shows that serve as pre-cursors to help predict who will win the Oscar. These four awards are the Golden Globe, the Critics Choice Award, the SAG Award, and the BAFTA.

All four of those awards went to different women this year!

The five nominees are Nomadland‘s Frances McDormand, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom‘s Viola Davis, Promising Young Woman‘s Carey Mulligan, The United States vs. Billie Holliday‘s Andra Day, and Pieces of a Woman‘s Vanessa Kirby.

We’re breaking down each actress’ chance at winning the award.

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Awards Favorite 'Nomadland' Will Be Available for Streaming on Same Day as Theatrical Release!

The upcoming movie Nomadland is one of the frontrunners for the Best Picture prize at this year’s Academy Awards and the film’s release date has been confirmed!

Movie fans will be able to watch the film from the comfort of their own homes on the same day it is released in traditional theaters around the country.

Nomadland will get an early release in IMAX theaters on January 29 and then it will be released in traditional theaters and drive-in locations on February 19.

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'Nomadland' Movie, Starring Frances McDormand, Gets New Trailer Amid Oscar Buzz - Watch Now!

Nomadland is one of the movies you need to keep on your radar for the 2021 awards season and a new trailer was just released!

Frances McDormand stars in the upcoming movie, which was directed by Chloe Zhao. You might not be familiar with Chloe yet, but she’s about to be a huge force in the entertainment industry following the release of Nomadland. She also directed the upcoming Marvel movie Eternals.

Here’s the movie’s official synopsis: “Following the economic collapse of a company town in rural Nevada, Fern (McDormand) packs her van and sets off on the road exploring a life outside of conventional society as a modern-day nomad.”

The movie features real nomads Linda May, Swankie and Bob Wells as Fern’s mentors and comrades in her exploration through the vast landscape of the American West.

GoldDerby‘s Oscars odds has Nomadland ranked as the number one pick for Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Adapted Screenplay right now. Frances, who is already a two-time Oscar winner, is ranked second for Best Actress.

Nomadland will be released in theaters on February 19, 2021.

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Frances McDormand, First 'Vogue' Star of 2021, Opens Up About Being on the Cover at 63

Frances McDormand is Vogue‘s first cover star of 2021!

Here’s what the 63-year-old Nomadland actress had to say…

On playing Fern in Nomadland: “With Fern, it’s kind of like Shane, or John Wayne’s character in The Searchers. These men that don’t seem to have a past, only a present, and no future. They just arrive fully formed and they disappear. Except with Fern, because she’s female, she’s got a lot of stuff with her. She’s got a whole van full of memories. Women don’t necessarily come out of nowhere.”

On director Chloe Zhao and the similarities between her and her character:: “She [Zhao] incorporated a lot of my truth into Fern’s truth.”

On what it means to be on the cover of a fashion magazine at 63: “To still be culturally relevant as a 63-year-old female is so deeply, deeply gratifying. It’s something that I could have never expected, given what I was told. And I believe I had something to do with it. I’ve crafted some part of this moment in time. And I’m really f–king proud.”

There’s a lot of buzz about Frances‘ new movie – find out why!

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