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Nominees for Golden Globes 2018 Released


The nominees for the prestigious awards show has officially been released! The male-dominant list surprised many as not a single female was nominated for Best Director. Moreover, none of the female-led movie hits this year, particularly Emma Watson's "Beauty and the Beast" and Gal Gadot's "Wonder Woman" did not place in any of the major categories.

The leader of the movies bracket is Guillermo Del Toro's "The Shape of the Water" with seven nominations, followed by "The Post" and "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing".  "All the Money in the World" by Ridley Scott surprisingly garnered three nominations after the sexual misconduct controversy with Kevin Spacey who was eventually replaced with Christopher Plummer. As for television, six nominations were given to "Big Little Lies" of HBO and FX's "Feud" getting four.

The Golden Globes this year will be hosted by Seth Meyers on January 7. It will be telecast on NBC. Below is the full list of nominees.


Best Motion Picture, Drama

  • Dunkirk
  • The Post
  • The Shape of Water
  • Call Me by Your Name
  • Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Best Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy

  • The Disaster Artist
  • Get Out
  • The Greatest Showman
  • I, Tonya
  • Lady Bird

Best Director

  • Guillermo del Toro, The Shape of Water
  • Martin McDonagh, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
  • Christopher Nolan, Dunkirk
  • Ridley Scott, All the Money in the World
  • Steven Spielberg, The Post

Best Actor, Motion Picture, Drama

  • Timothee Chalamet, Call Me by Your Name
  • Denzel Washington, Roman J. Israel, Esq.
  • Tom Hanks, The Post
  • Daniel Day-Lewis, Phantom Thread
  • Gary Oldman, Darkest Hour

Best Actress, Motion Picture, Drama

  • Jessica Chastain, Molly's Game
  • Sally Hawkins, The Shape of Water
  • Frances McDorman, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
  • Meryl Streep, The Post
  • Michelle Williams, All the Money in the World

Best Actor, Motion Picture, Comedy

  • Steve Carell, Battle of the Sexes
  • Ansel Elgort, Baby Driver
  • James Franco, The Disaster Artist
  • Hugh Jackman, The Greatest Showman
  • Daniel Kaluuya, Get Out

Best Actress, Motion Picture, Comedy

  • Judi Dench, Victoria & Abduk
  • Margot Robbie, I, Tonya
  • Saoirse Ronan, Lady Bird
  • Emma Stone, Battle of the Sexes
  • Helen Mirren, The Leisure Seeker

Best Supporting Actress, Motion Picture

  • Mary J. Blige, Mudbound
  • Hong Chau, Downsizing
  • Allison Janney, I, Tonya
  • Laurie Metcalf, Lady Bird
  • Octavia Spencer, The Shape of Water

Best Screenplay

  • The Shape of Water
  • Lady Bird
  • Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
  • The Post
  • Molly's Game

Best Original Song

  • "Home", Ferdinand
  • "Mighty River",  Mudbound
  • "Remember Me", Coco
  • "The Star", The Star
  • "This Is Me", The Greatest Showman

Best Original Score

  • Carter Burwell, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
  • Alexandre Desplat, The Shape of Water
  • Jonny Greenwood, Phantom Thread
  • John Williams, The Post
  • Hans Zimmer, Dunkirk

Best Animated Feature

  • The Boss Baby
  • The Breadwinner
  • Coco
  • Ferdinand
  • Loving Vincent

Best Foreign Language Film

  • A Fantastic Woman
  • First They Killed My Father
  • In the Fade
  • Loveless
  • The Square


Best Television Series, Drama

  • The Handmaid's Tale
  • This is Us
  • The Crown
  • Game of Thrones
  • Stranger Things

Best Television Series, Comedy

  • Black-ish
  • The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
  • Master of None
  • Will & Grace

Best Limited Series or Television Movie

  • Big Little Lies
  • Feud: Bette and Joan
  • Fargo
  • Top of the Lake: China Girl
  • The Sinner

Best Actress, Limited Series or Television Movie

  • Nicole Kidman, Big Little Lies
  • Reese Witherspoon, Big Little Lies
  • Jessica Lange, Feud: Bette and Joan
  • Susan Sarandon, Feud: Bette and Joan
  • Jessica Biel, The Sinner

Best Actor, Limited Series or Television Movie

  • Robert De Niro, The Wizard of Lies
  • Kyle MaclAchlan, Twin Peaks
  • Jude Law, The Young Pope
  • Ewan McGregor, Fargo
  • Geoffrey Rush, Genius

Best Actress, Television Series, Drama

  • Elisabeth Moss, The Handmaid`s Tale
  • Claire Foy, The Crown
  • Katherine Langford, 13 Reasons Why
  • Maggie Gyllenhaal, The Deuce
  • Caitriona Balfe, Outlander

Best Actor, Television Series, Drama

  • Freddie Highmore, The Good Doctor
  • Sterling K. Brown, This Is Us
  • Bob Odenkirk, Better Call Saul
  • Jason Bateman, Ozark
  • Liev Schreiber, Ray Donovan

Best Actress, Television Series, Comedy

  • Pamela Adlon, Better Things
  • Alison Brie, GLOW
  • Rachel Brosnahan, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
  • Issa Rae, Insecure
  • Frankie Shaw, SMILF

Best Actor, Television Series, Comedy

  • Anthony Anderson, Black-ish
  • Aziz Ansari, Master of None
  • Kevin Bacon, I Love Dick
  • William H. Macy, Shameless
  • Eric McCormack, Will & Grace

Best Supporting Actress, Television Series

  • Laura Dern, Big Little Lies
  • Ann Dowd, The Handmaid`s Tale
  • Chrissy Metz, This Is Us
  • Michelle Pfeiffer, The Wizard of Lies
  • Shailene Woodley, Big Little Lies

Best Supporting Actor, Television Series

  • Christian Slater, Mr. Robot
  • David Harbour, Stranger Things
  • Alfred Molina, Feud: Bette and Joan
  • Alexander Skarsgard, Big Little Lies
  • David Thewlis, Fargo

By: Franz Tabora

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