Friday, January 27

2009 National Board of Review – Breakthrough Performance Winner and Nominees

2009 National Board of Review – Breakthrough Performance Winner

Precious Gabourey Sidibe

Precious

Gabourey Sidibe

In New York City’s Harlem circa 1987, an overweight, abused, illiterate teen who is pregnant with her second child is invited to enroll in an alternative school in hopes that her life can head in a new direction.

The Hurt Locker Jeremy Renner

The Hurt Locker

Jeremy Renner

During the Iraq War, a Sergeant recently assigned to an army bomb squad is put at odds with his squad mates due to his maverick way of handling his work.