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Courtney B. Vance's Critics' Choice Awards Speech Video

Courtney B. Vance's Humbling Critics' Choice Speech Will Make You Wish He'd Won Every Award

Courtney B. Vance took home the award for best actor in a movie made for television or limited series at the 2017 Critics' Choice Awards, but it was his acceptance speech that truly won everyone over. The 56-year-old actor thanked his mother, who is battling ALS, and also dedicated his award to his wife, actress Angela Bassett. "Another one for you," he said. Vance has been racking up awards for his performance as the late Johnny Cochran in FX's limited series The People v. O.J. Simpson. Press play on the video above to watch Courtney's touching speech in full.

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