...actor/director Ben Affleck has redeemed himself not only once but twice.
Boston, MA (PRWEB) January 16, 2013
Sunday night proved great for Ben Affleck. According to a report from bbc.co.uk, the actor/director won two awards in the recently concluded Golden Globe Awards. And with those double trophies plus his Critics Choice Awards wins, entertainment and sports news website Green Bean Buddy commented that he surely redeemed himself from the Oscars snub.
According to the report, Affleck first bagged the trophy for the best director award in the said Golden Globe Awards. He beat Steven Spielberg and Kathryn Bigelow among others in the category.
In addition, his movie Argo also won as the best motion-picture drama. It kept the other top movie contenders “Lincoln” and “Zero Dark Thirty” from the bagging the said award. Argo, as said, was a film about the CIA rescue of six Americans in an Iranian hostage crisis in 1979 where Affleck also starred as the protagonist Tony Mendez.
Here's a part of the post Ben Affleck Wins Big in Golden Globes by Green Bean Buddy.
“When the nominations for the Oscars were revealed last week, the omission of Ben Affleck from the Best Director list shocked film fanatics. And needless to say, many of them, some even actors, openly expressed their disappointment over it. However, just last night, the Argo director and star redeemed himself.
Beating Steven Spielberg, Kathryn Bigelow and other nominated directors, Ben Affleck bagged the Best Director trophy in the 70th Golden Globe Awards for his film “Argo.” In fact, it was said that his win was one of the most-well-received of the evening as the audience automatically got into a standing ovation after his name was called.”
According to entertainment and sports news website Green Bean Buddy, actor/director Ben Affleck has redeemed himself not only once but twice. First, it said was on the Critics Choice Awards and second, on the 70th Golden Globe Awards. With the awards he got on both, the site added that Affleck showed he shouldn't have been snubbed by the Academy. And as it added, the warm reception of the people of his wins proved the same.
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