Published: Tuesday 23 January, 2018

John Lloyd Cruz Nominated for International Award at 2018 ICS Awards

An elated John Lloyd Cruz shared some good news with his Instagram followers this week – an international acting nomination. Yes, John Loyd is nominated for Best Supporting Actor at the 2018 ICS Awards given out annually by the International Cinephile Society.

John Lloyd Cruz ICS Awards 2018

Only John Lloyd Cruz was singled out by the 2018 ICS Awards in the film ‘Ang Babaeng Humayo’ by Lav Diaz. (ABS CBN photo/MJ Felipe)

John Lloyd Cruz earned a nomination for his performance in the film ‘The Woman Who Left’ (‘Ang Babaeng Humayo’). 

“Wasak. Never in my wildest dreams,” John Lloyd wrote on Instagram. “When I read Daniel Day Lewis written in his category sabi ko panalo na ako.”

Nominated along with Cruz in the Best Supporting Actor category are Willem Dafoe, Armie Hammer, Barry Keoghan, Michael Stuhlbarg and Arnaud Valois.

The winners of the 15th ICS Awards will be announced on February 4, 2018.

According to its website, the International Cinephile Society “is an online group made up of approximately 100 accredited journalists, film scholars, historians and other industry professionals who cover film festivals and events on five continents. Led by ICS president Cédric Succivalli, each year the ICS honors the finest in American and international cinema.”