‘Hillbilly Elegy’s’ Glenn Shut nominated for Oscar, Razzie

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EGOTs are good. However when the 2021 Oscar nominations have been unveiled Monday morning, display veteran Glenn Shut achieved a uncommon feat of her personal.

For the eighth time in her illustrious profession, the actress picked up an Oscar nomination for her newest star flip. However get this — she additionally landed a Razzie nomination for a similar position.

At each the Academy Awards, which honor one of the best in filmmaking, and the Golden Raspberry Awards, which honor the worst in filmmaking, Shut has been acknowledged for her work as tough-loving grandmother Mamaw in Netflix’s “Hillbilly Elegy.” Shut, 73, is nominated in one of the best supporting actress class on the Oscars and the worst supporting actress class on the Razzies.

“I’m so thrilled as a result of to get a Razzie and an Oscar nomination in the identical yr, it’s fairly cool,” Shut informed NBC’s “At the moment” present Monday. “To nonetheless be within the room, to nonetheless have my work acknowledged by my friends, it’s thrilling to me.”

“Hillbilly Elegy,” which critics largely panned upon its buzzy November launch, additionally earned Razzie nominations for worst director (Ron Howard) and worst screenplay. However, it additionally acquired an Oscar nod for make-up and hairstyling.

The habit drama, based mostly on the divisive memoir of the identical identify by J.D. Vance, explores the tumultuous household dynamics amongst Mamaw, her daughter (Amy Adams) and her grandson (portrayed by Owen Asztalos and Gabriel Basso at totally different ages).

“The faintly scolding, moralizing tone of Vance’s prose has largely evaporated, solely to get replaced by the hectoring profanities of Amy Adams and Glenn Shut, two Hollywood royals who’ve subjected themselves to one of many trade’s most time-honored traditions: deglamorization in service of a doubtful creative trigger,” wrote The Instances’ Justin Chang in his assessment of the movie.

On the Oscars April 25, Shut will vie for greatest supporting actress alongside Maria Bakalova (“Borat Subsequent Moviefilm”), Olivia Colman (“The Father”), Amanda Seyfried (“Mank”) and Yuh-Jung Youn (“Minari”). A day earlier than that, on the Razzies, Shut will compete for worst supporting actress towards Lucy Hale (“Fantasy Island”), Maggie Q (“Fantasy Island”), Kristen Wiig (“Surprise Lady 1984″) and Maddie Ziegler (“Music”).

This marks Shut’s fourth Oscar nomination for supporting actress, following three consecutive nods for 1984’s “The Pure,” 1983’s “The Huge Chill” and 1982’s “The World In line with Garp.” In line with the Wrap, she is the third actor in historical past to attract each an Oscar and a Razzie nomination for a similar challenge, becoming a member of the ranks of James Coco (“Solely Once I Giggle”) and Amy Irving (“Yentl”). (Neither Coco nor Irving gained both prize.)

Among the many performers who’ve scored nominations for each Oscars and Razzies in the identical yr — however for various roles — are Sandra Bullock, Eddie Redmayne, Sylvester Stallone, Uma Thurman and Jack Nicholson, in line with the Hollywood Reporter.

If Shut wins each awards this yr, she’ll be the primary to take action for a similar efficiency.

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