MGK’s Stoner Film Nominated for 7 Razzie Awards – Worst Screenplay + More

While Machine Gun Kelly‘s music career is doing well, his transition to the big screen has been a bit shaky, as evidenced by collection of nominations he has just received for the 43rd annual Golden Raspberry Awards. The ceremony, usually held around Oscar weekend, celebrates the worst films of the past year, and the MGK star Good grief nabbed seven nominations across multiple categories.

Machine Gun Kelly, who goes by his first name Colson Baker for acting purposes, wrote, directed, produced and starred in the stoner comedy alongside another rocker. Towards Sun and his fiancee Megan Fox. The film received the rare perfect zero via the critic site Rotten Tomatoes.

Among the nominations for Kelly are Worst Actor, Worst Director (which he shares with Mod Sun) and Worst Onscreen Combo (also paired with Mod Sun). The film also received Worst Picture and Worst Screenplay nominations. While MGK friends Pete Davidson and Mod Sun were both nominated for Worst Supporting Actor.

As bad as it is, there was actually a movie that received more nominations than that Ana de Armas– Biopic starring Marilyn Monroe Blonde led the way with eight nominations.

This isn’t Baker’s first foray into acting, as he earned credits on the Showtime series Roadies and appeared in such films as Bird box, The Dirt, Midnight in Switchgrass and The bull.

However, MGK is not the only rocker who wants a Razzie this year 30 Seconds to Mars leader Jared Leto participated Morbiuswhich received five nominations, including a Worst Actor nod for Leto.

The Golden Raspberry Awards, often referred to as The Razzies, will be unveiled on March 11, the day before the 2023 Academy Awards. See the full list of nominations here as well as Razzie’s sizzle reel and a Good grief trailer below.

Razzies Nomination Wheel

Good grief Trailer

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