Razzie nominations 2019 full list: Holmes and Watson, The Happytime Murders and Gotti lead pack

Nominees include John Travolta, Melissa McCarthy and Donald Trump

Jacob Stolworthy
Monday 21 January 2019 10:56
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The nominations for the 39th annual Razzies – the ceremony that awards the worst films of the year – have been announced.

Leading this year’s pack is Gotti, in which John Travolta stars as mobster John Gotti, along with Brian Henson’s The Happytime Murders, Helen Mirren-starring horror film Winchester, and Holmes & Watson, which prompted mass walkouts upon its release in December 2018.

Nominated actors include Travolta, Bruce Willis (Death Wish) and Melissa McCarthy for her roles in The Happytime Murders and Life of the Party. Ironically, McCarthy is also being touted for an Oscar nomination in the best actress category for her role in Marielle Heller’s Can You Ever Forgive Me?.

Even Donald Trump has been nominated thanks to the use of archival footage in documentaries Fahrenheit 11/9 and Death of a Nation.

The 2019 Razzie Awards will take place on 23 February, the night before the Oscars.

A full list of nominations can be found below.

Worst Picture

Gotti

The Happytime Murders

Holmes & Watson

Robin Hood

Winchester

Worst Actress

Jennifer Garner – Peppermint

Amber Heard – London Fields

Melissa McCarthy – The Happytime Murders and Life of the Party

Helen Mirren – Winchester

Amanda Seyfried – The Clapper

Worst Actor

Johnny Depp (voice only) – Sherlock Gnomes

Will Ferrell – Holmes & Watson

John Travolta – Gotti

Donald J Trump (as himself) – Death of a Nation and Fahrenheit 11/9

Bruce Willis – Death Wish

Worst Supporting Actor

Jamie Foxx – Robin Hood

Ludacris (voice only) – Show Dogs

Joel McHale – The Happytime Murders

John C Reilly – Holmes & Watson

Justice Smith – Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

Worst Supporting Actress

Kellyanne Conway (as herself) – Fahrenheit 11/9

Marcia Gay Harden – Fifty Shades Freed

Kelly Preston – Gotti

Jaz Sinclair – Slender Man

Melania Trump (as herself) – Fahrenheit 11/9

Worst Screen Combo

Any Two Actors or Puppets (especially in those creepy sex scenes) – The Happytime Murders

Johnny Depp & His Fast-Fading Film Career – Sherlock Gnomes

Will Ferrell & John C Reilly – Holmes & Watson

Kelly Preston & John Travolta – Gotti

Donald J Trump & His Self Perpetuating Pettiness – Death of a Nation and Fahrenheit 11/9

Worst Remake, Rip-Off or Sequel

Death of a Nation (remake of Hillary’s America)

Death Wish

Holmes & Watson

The Meg (rip-off of Jaws)

Robin Hood

Worst Director

Etan Cohen – Holmes & Watson

Kevin Connolly – Gotti

James Foley – Fifty Shades Freed

Brian Henson – The Happytime Murders

The Spierig Brothers (Michael and Peter) – Winchester

Worst Screenplay

Death of a Nation, written by Dinesh D’Souza & Bruce Schooley

Fifty Shades Freed, screenplay by Niall Leonard, from the novel by E.L. James

Gotti, screenplay by Leo Rossi and Lem Dobbs

The Happytime Murders, screenplay by Todd Berger, story by Berger and Dee Austin Robinson

Winchester, written by Tom Vaughan and The Spierig Brothers

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