Thriller Uncut Gems has been one of the unexpected stars of Hollywood’s awards season, with star Adam Sandler proving he can do much more than goofball comedy.
The star, best known for films such as Happy Gilmore, The Wedding Singer and Big Daddy, stars as Howard Ratner, a diamond dealer with a gambling problem, in the tense, gritty new film from directors the Safdie brothers, and on Wednesday picked up the award for best actor at the National Board of Review gala.
His performance as Ratner, a man whose life is spiralling out of control, has been critically acclaimed, receiving rave reviews and more awards nominations.
The biggest game on the 2020 college football slate goes down on Saturday night in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, when No. 2 Alabama will play host to No. 3 Georgia in a rematch of the classic 2018 College Football Playoff National Championship showdown and the 2018 SEC Championship Game. The coaching matchup between the teacher (Crimson Tide…