The 2015 Gotham Independent Film Awards nominations are announced and “Spotlight” received a nomination for Best Feature and Best Screenplay. Outside of the competitive races in the acting categories, the cast of the movie — which includes Rachel, Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, Liev Schreiber, John Slattery, Stanley Tucci and Brian D’Arcy James — will be given a special ensemble acting award for their work in the film. Variety is reporting the following:
The 2015 Best Actor/Best Actress nominating panel also voted to award a special Gotham Jury Award jointly to Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams, Liev Schreiber, John Slattery, Stanley Tucci and Brian D’Arcy James for their ensemble work in Spotlight. (Open Road Films).
The Gotham Awards ceremony will be held on November 30 at Cipriani Wall Street in New York and are presented by the New York-based Independent Film Project (IFP).