Lady Gaga among other honorees express gratitude to NBR

The National Board of Review profoundly known as NBR is one of the top film organizations in the United States dedicated to discussing and selecting what its members regard as the best film works of each year. Founded in 1909, the organization has maintained its legacy over 109 years. The board nominates the best movies in different categories each year and appreciates the efforts of the movie makers and actors. This year the board felicitated some of the acclaimed performances of 2018.

The National Board of Review (NBR) today announced their 2018 honoree, with top awards including GREEN BOOK as Best Film of the Year, Bradley Cooper as Best Director of the Year for A STAR IS BORN, Viggo Mortensen as Best Actor of the Year for his performance in GREEN BOOK, and Lady Gaga as Best Actress of the Year for her performance in A STAR IS BORN. 

The full list of 2018 National Board of Review winners is below:


Best Director: Bradley Cooper, A STAR IS BORN

Best Actor: Viggo Mortensen, GREEN BOOK

Best Actress: Lady Gaga, A STAR IS BORN

Best Supporting Actor: Sam Elliott, A STAR IS BORN

Best Supporting Actress: Regina King, IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK

Best Original Screenplay: Paul Schrader, FIRST REFORMED

Best Adapted Screenplay: Barry Jenkins, IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK

Best Animated Feature: INCREDIBLES 2

Breakthrough Performance: Thomasin McKenzie, LEAVE NO TRACE

Best Directorial Debut: Bo Burnham, EIGHTH GRADE

Best Foreign Language Film: COLD WAR

Best Documentary: RBG


William K. Everson Film History Award: THE OTHER SIDE OF THE WIND and THEY’LL LOVE ME WHEN I’M DEAD

NBR Freedom of Expression Award: 22 JULY

NBR Freedom of Expression Award: ON HER SHOULDERS

The honorees expressed their gratitude and thanked NBR for the special mentions and honors. Here's what they had to say: