Streep, Baldwin among gala attendees
Putting Willem Dafoe on the spot for his role in psychological sex-horror pic “Antichrist” became the running gag at Monday’s Gotham Awards.
Rosie Perez, presenting the breakthrough director nod, said: ” ‘Antichrist’ is a sick-ass movie — I don’t know how you did it, but kudos to you,” then bluntly added, “Was that your ‘thing’ in da movie?”
But there was also lots of gratitude for the night’s big winner, “The Hurt Locker.”
Picking up the ensemble cast award, pic’s thesp Anthony Mackie said, “Kathryn (Bigelow), thank you for your direction; Mark Boal, for your words; Greg Shapiro, for your vision of putting it together; and (Nicolas) Chartier, for your money.”