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2018 Golden Globes Nominations List

2018 Golden Globes Nominations List

James Franco, the cast of “Big Little Lies” and “Feud: Bette and Joan” lead the nominees list.

The nominations for the 75th Annual Golden Globe Awards were announced by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association on Monday (Dec. 11). 

James Franco was noticed in the best actor category for his method turn in The Disaster Artist, with breakout star Daniel Kaluuya earning a notice in the same race for the smash horror flick Get Out and Mary J. Blige getting a nod for her strong performance in the supporting actress category for Mudbound, as well as a nomination for best original song for a motion picture for her collaboration with Raphael Saadiq and Taura Stinson on “Mighty River” from that film.

Mariah Carey also earned a nomination in that category for her work with Marc Shaiman on the title track to the animated film The Star, while Nick Jonas shared a nomination with Justin Tranter and Nick Monson for “Home” from the animated film Ferdinand. In the best original score race veterans Hans Zimmer (Dunkirk), John Williams (The Post) and Carter Burwell (Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri) will vie with Alexandre Desplat (The Shape of Water) and Radiohead‘s Jonny Greenwood (Phantom Thread).   

Director Guillermo Del Toro’s magical cross-species love story The Shape of Water leads all nominees with 7 nods, followed by Steven Spielberg’s journalism drama The Post and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri with 6 and actress Greta Gerwig’s directorial debut Lady Bird with 4. The all-star HBO ensemble series Big Little Lies led all TV shows with 6 nominations, including one for each of the lead actresses, followed by FX’s historical drama Feud: Bette and Joan, which lodged 4 nominations.

The list of nominees: 

Best Motion Picture – Drama

Call Me By Your Name

Dunkirk

The Post

The Shape of Water

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Best Director – Motion Picture

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 Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy

The Disaster Artist

Get Out

The Greatest Showman

I, Tonya

Lady Bird

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama

Jessica Chastain, Molly’s Game

Sally Hawkins, The Shape of Water

Frances McDormand, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Meryl Streep, The Post

Michelle Williams, All the Money in the World

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama

Timothée Chalamet, Call Me by Your Name

Daniel Day-Lewis, Phantom Thread

Tom Hanks, The Post

Gary Oldman, Darkest Hour

Denzel Washington, Roman J. Israel, Esq.

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture — Musical or Comedy

Steve Carell, Battle of the Sexes

James Franco, The Disaster Artist

Ansel Elgort, Baby Driver

Hugh Jackman, The Greatest Showman

Daniel Kaluuya, Get Out

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy

Judi Dench, Victoria & Abdul

Helen Mirren, The Leisure Seeker

Margot Robbie, I, Tonya

Saoirse Ronan, Lady Bird

Emma Stone, Battle of the Sexes

Best Animated Motion Picture 

The Boss Baby

The Bread Winner

Coco

Ferdinand

Loving Vincent

Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture

Willem Dafoe, The Florida Project

Armie Hammer, Call Me by Your Name

Richard Jenkins, The Shape of Water

Christopher Plummer, All the Money in the World

Sam Rockwell, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Best Supporting Actress in a 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 — Motion Picture

The Shape of Water (Guillermo Del Toro, Vanessa Taylor)

Lady Bird (Greta Gerwig)

The Post (Liz Hannah, Josh Singer)

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (Martin McDonagh)

Molly’s Game (Aaron Sorkin)

Best Original Score – Motion Picture

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (Carter Burwell)

The Shape of Water (Alexandre Desplat) 

Phantom Thread (Jonny Greenwood)

The Post (John Williams)

Dunkirk (Hans Zimmer)

Best Original Song – Motion Picture

“Home,” Ferdiand (Music by Nick Jonas, Justin Tranter, Nick Monson; Lyrics: Nick Jonas, Justin Tranter)

“Mighty River,” Mudbound (Music by: Raphael Saadiq; Lyrics: Mary J. Blige, Raphael Saadiq, Taura Stinson)

“Remember Me,” Coco (Music by: Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez; Lyrics: Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez)

“The Star,” The Star (Music by: Mariah Carey, Marc Shaiman; Lyrics: Mariah Carey, Marc Shaiman)

“This is Me,” The Greatest Showman (Music by: Benj Pasek, Justin Paul; Lyrics; Benj Pasek, Justin Paul)

Best Motion Picture – Foreign Language

A Fantastic Woman (Chile)

First They Killed My Father (Cambodia)

In the Fade (Germany/France)

Loveless (Russia)

The Square (Sweden/Germany/France)

Best Animated Motion Picture 

The Boss Baby

The Bread Winner

Coco

Ferdinand

Loving Vincent

Best Television Series – Drama

The Crown

Game of Thrones

The Handmaid’s Tale

Stranger Things

This is Us

Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series – Drama

Caitriona Balfe, Outlander

Claire Foy, The Crown

Maggie Gyllenhaal, The Deuce

Katherine Langford, 13 Reasons Why

Elisabeth Moss, The Handmaid’s Tale

Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Drama

Jason Bateman, Ozark

Sterling K. Brown, This is Us

Freddie Highmore, The Good Doctor

Bob Odenkirk, Better Call Saul

Liev Schreiber, Ray Donovan

Best Performance by an Actor in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television

Robert De Niro, The Wizard of Lies 

Jude Law, The Young Pope

Kyle MacLachlan, Twin Peaks

Ewan McGregor, Fargo

Geoffrey Rush, Genius

Best Performance by an Actress in a Limited Series of Motion Picture Made for Television

Jessica Biel, The Sinner

Nicole Kidman, Big Little Lies

Jessica Lange, Feud: Bette and Joan

Susan Sarandon, Feud: Bette and Joan

Reese Witherspoon, Big Little Lies

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television

Laura Dern, Big Little Lies

Ann Dowd, The Handmaid’s Tale

Chrissy Metz, This is Us

Shailene Woodley, Big Little Lies

Michelle Pfeiffer, The Wizard of Lies

Best Television Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television

Big Little Lies

Fargo

Feud: Betty and Joan

The Sinner

Top of the Lake: China Girl

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television

David Harbour, Stranger Things

Alfred Molina, Feud: Bette and Joan

Christian Slater, Mr. Robot

Alexander Skarsgard, Big Little Lies

David Thewlis, Fargo

Best Television Series Musical or Comedy

black-ish

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Master of None

SMILF

Will & Grace

Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series — Musical or Comedy

Pamela Adlon, Better Things

Alison Brie, Glow

Issa Rae, Insecure

Rachel Brosnahan, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Frankie Shaw, SMILF

Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series — Musical or Comedy

Anthony Anderson, black-ish

Aziz Ansari, Master of None

Kevin Bacon, I Love Dick

William H. Macy, Shameless

Eric McCormack, Will and Grace

The 2018 Golden Globes, hosted by Seth Meyers, will take place on Sunday Jan, 7 on NBC.

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