2018 Tribeca Film Festival Awards: ‘Diane,’ ‘Smuggling Hendrix,’ and More Take Top Honors

Updated: Sep 18, 2018

INDIEWIRE | April 26, 2018 | Michael Nordine

Best Actor in a U.S. Narrative Feature Film: Jeffrey Wright in O.G. The award was given by Justin Bartha on behalf of the jury.


Jury Comment: “This year’s best actor has been transforming himself on stage, film, and television for many years. His performance in this year’s competition entry testifies to his talent, sensitivity, and craft. With masterful restraint, the inner life of his character seethes out of his pores. He has crafted a performance that solidifies his standing as one of the greatest actors working today. The award for Best Actor goes to Jeffrey Wright, for O.G.”