The Razzie Redeemer Award

The Razzie Redeemer Award is an award presented at the annual Golden Raspberry Awards to a past Razzie Award nominee or winner[1] who had subsequently "become a respected artist" and come back from critical or commercial failure. It is the only award issued by the Golden Raspberry Award Foundation that can be considered a genuine honor. The award was introduced in 2014.[2]

The Razzie Redeemer Award
Awarded forBecoming a respected artist after having been nominated for a Razzie
CountryUnited States
Presented byGolden Raspberry Award Foundation
First awarded2014 (to Ben Affleck)
Currently held byEddie Murphy

The following is a list of nominees and recipients of that award, along with the films for which they were nominated.

Winners and nomineesEdit


Year Recipient From To
Ben Affleck[4] Razzie winner of Gigli Oscar darling for Argo & Gone Girl
Jennifer Aniston 4-time Razzie nominee Golden Globe nominee for Cake
Mike Myers Razzie winner of The Love Guru Documentary director of Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon
Keanu Reeves 6-time Razzie nominee Critically acclaimed John Wick
Kristen Stewart Razzie winner of The Twilight Saga Art house hit Camp X-Ray
Sylvester Stallone[6] All-time Razzie champ 2015 Academy Award contender for Creed
Elizabeth Banks Razzie winning director of Movie 43 Directing the 2015 hit film Pitch Perfect 2
M. Night Shyamalan Perennial Razzie winner Directing the 2015 horror hit The Visit
Will Smith Following up Razzie wins for After Earth Starring in Concussion
Mel Gibson Worst Supporting Actor nominee for The Expendables 3 Directing Hacksaw Ridge
A Safe Hollywood-Haven A history of Razzie-worthy behavior unfitting for an industry of artists... Where talent is protected, nourished and allowed to flourish with proper compensation
Melissa McCarthy Multi-Razzie darling Oscar nominee for her out-of-caricature role in Can You Ever Forgive Me?
Peter Farrelly Razzie winner for one of the directors of Movie 43 and more shallow choices like Dumb and Dumber, etc. Director and co-writer of the deeper humanistic story and heartfelt Green Book
Tyler Perry Multi-Razzie nominee and winner for his self-imposed Madea trap Playing Colin Powell in the Oscar and Golden Globe favorite Vice
Transformers franchise The Razzie-targeted heap of metal Transformers The more innocent and endearing three-dimensional approach taken with Bumblebee
Sony Pictures Animation The crass multi-Razzie winner, The Emoji Movie The highly acclaimed Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse which was loved by critics and audiences alike
Eddie Murphy Previously proclaimed Worst Actor of the Decade at the 30th Golden Raspberry Awards in 2010 Dolemite Is My Name
Jennifer Lopez 10-time Razzie nominee (including for Worst Actress of the Decade in 2010), 2-time winner Hustlers
Keanu Reeves 6-time Razzie nominee John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum and Toy Story 4
Adam Sandler 9-time Razzie winner, including for Worst Actor two consecutive years Uncut Gems
Will Smith 4-time Razzie winner Aladdin

Multiple nominationsEdit


  1. ^ Razzie Awards: what are they, when did they start and who's nominated|Metro News
  2. ^ Razzie, Golden Raspberry Award: new Redeemer Award -
  3. ^ ""The 35th Annual Golden Raspberry (RAZZIE®) Awards Nominees for the Inaugural Razzie Redeemer Award 2014"". The Razzies. Archived from the original on January 18, 2016.
  4. ^ NME.COM. "Ben Affleck wins 'Razzie Redeemer' prize at Golden Raspberry Awards". NME.COM. Retrieved 1 March 2016.
  5. ^ "The 36th Annual Golden Raspberry (RAZZIE®) Awards Nominees for the Razzie Redeemer Award 2015". Archived from the original on May 7, 2016. Retrieved 31 October 2016.
  6. ^ Razzie Awards 2016 Winners Announced, Retrieved February 28, 2016
  7. ^ "CNN/FB Live Coverage Razzie 37th Nominees!". CNN. January 23, 2017. Retrieved January 23, 2017.
  8. ^ Razzie Channel (2 March 2018). "38TH Razzie Award Winners!". Retrieved 6 March 2018 – via YouTube.
  9. ^ "RAZZ NEWZ". The Razzies!.
  10. ^ "RAZZ NEWZ". The Razzies!.

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