Adam Driver Wins Best Actor at 2016 L.A. Film Critics Awards, 'Moonlight' Is Best Picture

Other actors honored at the event include Isabelle Huppert, Lily Gladstone, Mahershalalhashbaz Ali and Shirley MacLaine, who will receive Lifetime Achievement Award.

AceShowbiz - The 2016 Los Angeles Film Critics Awards has announced its winners. Adam Driver is named Best Actor for his role as a poetic bus driver in "Paterson", while the Best Picture Award goes to "Moonlight", which also picks up Best Director for Barry Jenkins, Best Supporting Actor for Mahershalalhashbaz Ali and Best Cinematography for James Laxton.

Aside from Driver, other actors honored at the prestigious event are Isabelle Huppert, who wins Best Actress for her roles as Michele Leblanc in "Elle" and as Nathalie Chazeaux in "Things to Come, and Lily Gladstone, who is named Best Supporting Actress for her role in "Certain Women". Additionally, Shirley MacLaine will receive this year's Lifetime Achievement Award.

Damien Chazelle's "La La Land" wins Best Music Score for Justin Hurwitz, Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, beating "Jackie" which music was scored by Micah Levi. The Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone-starring movie is runner-up in five categories, including Best Picture, Best Director for Chazelle, Best Cinematography for Linus Sandgren, Best Production Design for David Wasco and Best Editing for Tom Cross.

Below is the full list of this year's LAFCA winners. The annual awards dinner will be held on January 14 at the InterContinental Hotel in Century City. The ceremony will be dedicated to late director Curtis Hanson.

Best Picture: "Moonlight" Runner up: "La La Land"

Best Director: Barry Jenkins, "Moonlight" Runner up: Damien Chazelle, "La La Land"

Best Actress: Isabelle Huppert, "Elle" and "Things to Come" Runner up: Rebecca Hall, "Christine"

Best Actor: Adam Driver, "Paterson" Runner up: Casey Affleck, "Manchester by the Sea"

Best Screenplay: Yorgos Lanthimos and Efthimis Filippou, "The Lobster" Runner up: Kenneth Lonergan, "Manchester by the Sea"

Best Foreign Language Film: "The Handmaiden" Runner up: "Toni Erdmann"

Best Animation: "Your Name" Runner up: "The Red Turtle"

Best Supporting Actress: Lily Gladstone, "Certain Women" Runner up: Michelle Williams, "Manchester by the Sea"

Best Supporting Actor: Mahershalalhashbaz Ali, "Moonlight" Runner up: Issey Ogata, "Silence"

Best Documentary: "I Am Not Your Negro" Runner up: "O.J.: Made in America"

Best Cinematography: James Laxton, "Moonlight" Runner up: Linus Sandgren, "Jackie"

Best Music Score: Justin Hurwitz, Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, "La La Land" Runner up: Micah Levi, "Jackie"

Best Production Design: Seong-hie Ryu, "The Handmaiden" Runner up: David Wasco, "La La Land"

Best Editing: Bret Granato, Maya Mumma and Ben Sozanski, "O.J.: Made in America" Runner up: Tom Cross, "La La Land"

New Generation Award: Trey Edward Shults and Krisha Fairchild, "Krisha"

Lifetime Achievement: Shirley MacLaine

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