Carrie Preston’s “That Evening Sun” Nominated for Two Independent Spirit Awards

February 2, 2010 by  

That Evening Sun, which we reported on yesterday for its upcoming screening at the Macon Film Festival in a few weeks, has earned two nominations for the prestigious Independent Spirit Awards. Ray McKinnon has been recognized for his performance in the Best Supporting Male category, and Mia Wasikowska for Best Supporting Female. McKinnon plays Lonzo Choat, who is married to Carrie’s character Ludie, and Wasikowska portrays their daughter. Other nominees in their categories include:

Best Supporting Female
Samantha Morton – The Messenger
Natalie Press – Fifty Dead Men Walking
Dina Korzun – Cold Souls
Mia Wasikowska – That Evening Sun
Mo’Nique – Precious

Best Supporting Male
Christopher Plummer – The Last Station
Woody Harrelson – The Messenger
Raymond McKinnon – That Evening Sun
Jemaine Clement – Gentlemen Broncos
Christian McKay – Me and Orson Welles

The awards show will be broadcast live on Friday, March 5, 2010, on IFC at 11:00pm EST with the ceremony hosted by Eddie Izzard.


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