Brendan Fraser Gives Tearful Critics Choice Awards Speech For Best Actor Win

Brendan Fraser’s speech didn’t leave a dry eye in the house at the 2023 Critics Choice Awards. The 54-year-old actor won Best Actor on Sunday night for his performance in “The Whale” and he kicked off his speech by sharing a quote about critics that made the audience laugh. Brendan went on to show appreciation for co-stars Hong Chau and Sadie Sink, plus director Darren Aronofsky. At the end of his emotional speech, he gave some advice for anyone struggling with their weight, which his character overcomes.