Diana the Musical, the much-mocked telling of the life story of Diana, Princess of Wales, has swept the board at this yr’s Razzie Awards.
The stage present, of which a filmed model was proven on Netflix, received 5 awards at this yr’s Golden Raspberries, together with worst image, worst actress for Jeanna de Waal within the title function, worst director, worst supporting actress and worst screenplay. It had been nominated in 9 classes altogether.
Netlix streamed a filmed model of the stage present earlier than it debuted on Broadway, with out a stay viewers on account of theaters being closed at a time of coronavirus restrictions. When the theatrical present finally opened, it lasted for less than 33 performances on Broadway earlier than the curtain fell for the ultimate time.
The Razzies additionally noticed basketball star LeBron James profitable worst actor for House Jam: A New Legacy in addition to sharing the gong for worst display couple, the fully-titled winner of that award being “James and any Warner cartoon character (or WarnerMedia product) he dribbles on”. House Jam: A New Legacy additionally acquired the award for worst remake, rip-off or sequel.
Jared Leto, whom some had tipped for an Oscar nomination for his flip in Home of Gucci, as an alternative collected this yr’s Razzie for worst supporting actor.
Razzies organisers describe their awards because the “ugly cousin to the Oscars”. Final yr’s Awards noticed the musical movie Cats sweeping the board with six wins together with worst image and worst supporting actor and actress for James Corden and Insurgent Wilson respectively.