The nominees of 75th Golden Globe were announced in Los Angeles. The ceremony will be hosted by comic artist Seth Meyers on January, 7. Quite often, The Hollywood Foreign Press Association’s choice prognosticates the list of Oscar nominees.
Golden Globe nominees were announced by Sharon Stone, Garrett Hedlund, Kristen Bell and Alfre Woodard.
“The shape of Water”, phantasy drama directed by Guillermo del Toro is surely a “jolly” this year. The movie has 7 nominations, including Best Motion Picture – Drama.
“The Post” by Steven Spielberg and “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” by Martin McDonagh have six nominations each. Both movies vie for the main prize.
By the way, this is Steven Spielberg’s 13th Golden Globe nomination.
“Call Me By Your Name” by Luca Guadagnino and “Dunkirk” by Christopher Nolan are also on the list of Best Motion Picture – Drama nominees.
“The Disaster Artist” by James Franco, “The Greatest Showman” by Michael Gracey, “I, Tonya” by Craig Gillespie, “Lady Bird’ by Greta Gerwig and “Get Out” by Jordan Peele will fight for the Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy prize.
Meryl Streep was nominated for Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Dramafor her role in “The Post”. This is her 31st Golden Globe nomination. The actress has 8 victories to her name! The list of her counterparts is quite impressive: Jessica Chastain (“Molly’s Game”), Sally Hawkins (ЭThe Shape of Water”), Frances McDormand (“Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”) and Michelle Williams (“All The Money In The World”).
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama nominees are Tom Hanks (“The Post”), Denzel Washington (“Roman J. Izrael, Esq.”) and two Golden Globe debutants: 21-year-old Timothee Chalamet (“Call Me By Your Name”) and British actor Gary Oldman (“Darkest Hour”).
Emma Stone (“Battle of the Sexes”), Judi Dench (“Victoria & Abdul”), Helen Mirren (“The Leisure Seeker”), Saoirse Ronan (“Lady Bird”) and Margot Robbie (“I, Tonya”) vie for Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy prize. As for the equivalent male prize, The Association promoted Hugh Jackman (“The Greatest Showman”), Steve Carell (“Battle of the Sexes”), Ansel Elgort (“Baby Driver”), James Franco (“The Disaster Artist”) and Daniel Kaluuya (“Get Out”).
“Loveless” by Russian director Andrey Zvyagintsev was chosen as one of the Best Motion Picture – Foreign Language prize pretenders, which enhances the likelihood of the movie’s nomination to Oscar.
Here you can see the full list of Golden Globe nominees.
Since 1944, Golden Globe is awarded to films and TV films acknowledged by members of HFPA (Hollywood Foreign Press Association). It comprises 25 categories where 14 relate to motion pictures and 11 to television. Winners are determined by HFPA members’ voting.
Text: Elina Shevchenko
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