Vikings star Katheryn Winnick was thrilled to be nominated for a Critics Choice Super award for her work on History Channel hit.
The Canadian actress, who stars as robust shield-maiden Lagertha within the Emmy successful collection, took to Instagram to specific her shock at her inclusion within the shortlist for Best Actress in an Action Series.
Katheryn posted a nonetheless from the collection, wherein she’s wearing a full go well with of armour and carring a defend, alongside the caption: ‘WOW! Thank you Critics Choice Awards for the Best Actress nomination for Vikings.
‘After six years of blood, sweat and tears, I am extremely proud of this series and truly humbled by all the love and support for Lagertha. Thank you!’
The 42-year-old faces stiff competitors within the class from Angela Bassett (9-1-1), Snowpiercer’s Jennifer Connelly and Alison Wright, and Hanna’s Esme Creed-Miles and Mireille Enos.
Winners might be taking dwelling the primary ever Critics Choice Super awards, which can happen on Sunday January 10, 2021.
The organisation described the Super awards as ‘a special event honouring the most popular, fan-obsessed genres across both television and movies, including superhero, science fiction/fantasy horror, action and animation.’
Recipients will discover out their destiny in a remotely-produced tv ceremony, airing on the American CW community, and following Covid-19 security protocols.
Andy Samberg-led Hulu romcom Palm Springs leads the pack of nominations. J.Okay Simmons earned two nods for the movie, for finest villain in a film and finest actor in a science fiction/fantasy film, and his co-star Cristin Millioti was shortlisted in the very best actress in a sci fi/fantasy class.
HBO’s Lovecraft Country led the tv nominations with a complete of six, together with finest horror collection and finest actor and actress in a horror collection for Michael Okay. Williams and Wunmi Mokasu respectively.
Critics Choice Association CEO Joey Berlin stated: ‘What a celebration this is going to be! We are so pleased to be spotlighting the brilliant work of so many artists who bring to life some of the most engaging and beloved movies and television series.’
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