arts 06.14.04

Award Winners

Academy Awards
Best Picture: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
Best Actor in a Leading Role: Sean Penn, Mystic River
Best Actress in a Leading Role: Charlize Theron, Monster

AVN Awards
[Adult Video]
Best Film: Heart of Darkness

Bram Stoker Award
[Horror Writing]
Best Novel: Lost Boy Lost Girl by Peter Straub

Cannes Film Festival
Palme d'Or: Fahrenheit 9/11, Michael Moore
Grand Prix: Old Boy, Park Chan-Wook

CFDA Awards
Womenswear Designer of the Year: Carolina Herrera
Menswear Designer of the Year: Sean Combs
Perry Ellis Award for Emerging Talent: Zac Posen

Edgar Awards
Best Novel: Resurrection Men by Ian Rankin

Emmy Awards
Outstanding Comedy Series: Everybody Loves Raymond
Outstanding Drama Series: The West Wing

Grammy Awards
Record of the Year: Clocks by Coldplay
Album of the Year: Speakerboxxx/The Love Below by OutKast
Song of the Year: Dance With My Father by Luther Vandross
Best New Artist: Evanscence

Hugo Awards
[Science Fiction]
Novel: Hominids by Robert J. Sawyer

Interactive Achievement Awards
[Computer Games]
Game of the Year: Call of Duty

James Beard Awards
Outstanding Chef Award: Judy Rodgers, Zuni Cafe
Best NYC Chef: David Pasternack, Esca
Best New Restaurant: Bradley Ogden
Rising Star Chef of the Year: Allison Vines-Rushing, Jack's Luxury Oyster Bar

Man Booker Prize
Vernon God Little by DBC Pierre

MTV Awards
Best Video of the Year: Missy Elliott's Work It

National Book Awards
Fiction: The Great Fire by Shirley Hazzard
Nonfiction: Waiting for Snow in Havana: Confessions of a Cuban Boy by Carlos Eire

National Book Critics Circle Award
Fiction: The Known World by Edward P. Jones
General Nonfiction: Sons of Mississippi by Paul Hendrickson

National Society of Film Critics Awards
Best Picture: American Splendor

Newbery Medal
[Children's Books]
Best Book: The Tale of Despereaux by Kate DiCamillo

Nobel Prize
J. M. Coetzee

Olivier Awards
[British Theatre]
Best New Play: The Pillowman by Martin McDonagh
Best New Musical: Jerry Springer, The Opera

[Fiction] The Known World by Edward P. Jones
[History of the U.S.] A Nation Under Our Feet by Steven Hahn
[Biography] Krushchev: The Man and His Era by William Taubman
[Poetry] Walking to Martha's Vineyard by Franz Wright
[Non Fiction] Gulag: A History by Anne Applebaum
[Music] Tempest Fantasy by Paul Moravec
[Drama] I Am My Own Wife by Doug Wright

Pritzker Architecture Prize
Zaha Hadid

Tony Awards
Best Play: I Am My Own Wife
Best Musical: Avenue Q

Whitbread Prize
Book of the Year: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon
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Kathy and Mo
As we wrote in March, "Kathy and Mo"; (Kathy Najimy and Mo Gaffney) are back in town at the Second Stage. We caught the first preview and they're every bit as funny and insightful as they ever were. Highly recommended.

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