September 28, 2016  

Sam Worthington and Mia Wasikowska Win at AFI Awards

December 13, 2010 (9:10 am) GMT
The Australian film and TV awards have given them Best Actor and Best Actress respectively at a ceremony held in Melbourne.

and "" 's both went home with prizes at the Australian Film Institute (AFI) Awards on Saturday, December 11. Worthington won the International Award for Best Actor at the event in his homeland for his turn in Avatar while newcomer Wasikowska walked away with the female equivalent.

The night's biggest winner was gritty crime thriller "", which took home trophies for Best Film, Best Direction (David Michod), Best Lead Actor (Ben Mendelsohn) and Best Lead Actress (). The ceremony was hosted by actor Shane Jacobson at Melbourne's Regent Theatre.

For the nominees under each category and the winners, head on to the official site.

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. The Flash Reunites With Jay Garrick, Teams Up With Tom Felton's Character in Season 3 Photos
  2. 'Doctor Strange' IMAX Trailer Unveils Avengers Ties. Also Get Details About Rachel McAdams' Role
  3. Donald Trump on Former Miss Universe Alicia Machado He Once Called 'Miss Piggy': She's 'the Worst'
  4. Amy Schumer Is First Woman to Make Forbes' List of Highest-Paid Comedians
  5. Justin Bieber Blows Snots on Concertgoers After Telling Fans They 'Suck'
  6. Denzel Washington and Viola Davis Argue Over Their Hard Lives in 'Fences' Teaser Trailer
  7. Netflix Debuts First Trailer for Its Ambitious Royal Drama 'The Crown'
  8. Did Gigi Hadid Throw Shade at Harry Styles With This Photo of Zayn Malik?