On March 8, the eight-year-old “Minari” Star Alan Kim gave an emotional speech after took home the 2021 Critics Choice Awards for the Best Actor/Actress award for his excellent performance as David in Minari. His acceptance speech has stole the show as he burst into tears.
“Minari” Star Alan Kim Won 2021 Critics Choice Awards and Gave an Emotional Speech
2021 Critics Choice Awards Nominee
After being nominated in multiple awards, Minari received more awards.
“Minari grows: it comes in the pockets of immigrants, dies in the first year, flourishes in the second, and purifies the water and the soil around it.”— Minari (@MinariMovie) March 10, 2021
Make your mark. Claim your space. #Minari 🌱 pic.twitter.com/HREmVRkUDl
In the 2021 Critics Choice Awards, Minari was nominated in ten categories.
Alan Kim won Critics Choice Awards for the Best Young Actor/Actress.
Congratulations to Alan Kim, winner of the #CriticsChoice Award for Best Young Actor/Actress for his role in @MinariMovie. pic.twitter.com/swnygPQeAk— Critics Choice (@CriticsChoice) March 8, 2021
As the 2021 Critics Choice Award was held virtually and broadcast on March 7 on The C.W. Alan Kim, the young actor who portrayed David in Korean-American immigrant drama Minari has won the Critics Choice Awards for the Best Young Actor.
After hearing his name announced as the winner of the Critics Choice Awards for the Best Young Actor/Actress, he appeared on his tiny tuxedo and began to thank the Critics Choice who voted. But then he felt overwhelmed and burst into tears while trying to thank his family.
He said, “oh my goodness, I’m crying.” He then continued to thank the cast and crew members while patting his chest to calm himself. Furthermore, he adding, “I hope I will be in another movie soon.” He then burst into tears and asked himself, “Is this a dream? Hope it’s not a dream” while pinching his chubby cheeks.
“Is this a dream?”😭💖Congratulations to #Minari star Alan Kim, the #CriticsChoiceAwards winner for Best Young Actor! pic.twitter.com/LwqISe2nmR— Minari (@MinariMovie) March 8, 2021
Alan Kim’s acceptance speech stole the show, and it may be awarded for the Cutest Acceptance Speech of all time. You can see Alan Kim’s cuteness overload and fun time behind the screen on that day through his Instagram.
A fun time before the awards ceremony!
The red carpet at home. I’m not pretty! I’m good-looking!
Today is a special day! So I got permission to drink mountain dew!
Critics’ Choice Movie Award for Best Young Performer
Furthermore, the film also won for Best Foreign Language Awards.
Congratulations to the cast and crew of @MinariMovie, winner of the #CriticsChoice Award for Best Foreign Language Film. pic.twitter.com/68lRGjsYyP— Critics Choice (@CriticsChoice) March 8, 2021
Minari is nominated in more Awards.
DGA – Director’s Guild of America
A week after winning big for Best Foreign Language award at Golden Globe Award, Director Lee Isaac Chung was awarded the DGA (Director’s Guild of America ) Awards.
Congratulations to Lee Isaac Chung on his well-deserved #DGAawards nomination!🌱✨ pic.twitter.com/SsIAxTetit— Minari (@MinariMovie) March 9, 2021
6 BAFTA nominations in 2021
Minari grows everywhere 🌱Congratulations to the #Minari family on their 6 BAFTA nominations! pic.twitter.com/vxJAOLwuGE— Minari (@MinariMovie) March 9, 2021
Watch Minari from your home.
Fall in love with the Yi family. 🌱#Minari is NOW PLAYING in select theaters and everywhere you rent movies! https://t.co/zQajYjp7CV pic.twitter.com/ycNEZnHALg— Minari (@MinariMovie) February 27, 2021
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