Congratulations are in order for Joel and Ruth, both of whom have been nominated for very prestigious Gotham Independent Film awards for their performances in “Loving” – Joel for Best Actor and Ruth for Best Actress.

The awards will be presented in New York City on 28 November.  Both Joel and Ruth are scheduled to be in attendance. Congratulations to all of the outstanding nominees!

The 2016 nominees for Best Actor and Best Actress are as follows:

Best Actor

Casey Affleck - Manchester by the Sea

Jeff Bridges - Hell or High Water

Adam Driver - Paterson

Joel Edgerton - Loving

Craig Robinson - Morris from America

Best Actress

Kate Beckinsale - Love and Friendship

Annette Bening - 20th Century Women

Isabelle Huppert - Elle

Ruth Negga - Loving

Natalie Portman - Jackie