February 21, 2017  

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.
Sam Worthington and Mia Wasikowska Win at AFI Awards

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 () 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. Priscilla Presley's Taking Care of Lisa Marie Presley's Twin Girls Amid Nasty Custody Battle
  2. Pregnant Rosie Huntington-Whiteley Covers Baby Bump in Trench Coat on Lunch Date With Jason Statham
  3. Fergie Shows Off Pert Derriere in Cheeky Instagram Picture
  4. George Clooney Finally Opens Up About Amal's Pregnancy
  5. Adele Named Top Music Legend of the Future
  6. Taron Egerton Is Seen Filming 'Robin Hood: Origins' in Croatia
  7. Possible 'Jurassic World 2' Plot Details Revealed
  8. 'Sherlock' Could Get Axed, Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman's Busy Schedules Are to Blame