In 2019, leisure trade commerce publication The Hollywood Reporter acquired an nameless tip from a Razzies voter about obvious irregularities in that 12 months’s Razzie Awards nomination figures. (To achieve that proper, in line with Vulture, one should pay a $40 price as soon as, and that’s it.) “The man who runs the Razzies left the poll outcomes open after the voting ended,” the tipster stated, declaring that the official checklist of nominees included a number of movies and performing performances that, in line with the vote tallies, didn’t get almost sufficient votes to achieve that designation. The supply went on to state that they imagine co-founder John Wilson made choices as he needed.
The voter confirmed documentation that proved “The Meg” was coming in eleventh place in voting for the worst remake, rip-off, or sequel class, however acquired a slot as one of many ultimate 5 nominees, whereas prime vote receiver “Fifty Shades Freed” wasn’t nominated in any respect. Frequent Golden Raspberry Awards targets Bruce Willis (for “Death Want”) and Johnny Depp (“Sherlock Gnomes”) didn’t get a lot voter consideration however had been nominated for worst actor anyway over the extremely tallied Kevin Spacey (“Billionaire Boys Membership”) and Jamie Dornan “Fifty Shades Freed.”
Wilson tried to clarify away the controversy by calling the supply a disgruntled voter who claimed that there had been some technical difficulties with the voting equipment.