Golden Globes 2021 winners and results: most-awarded movies and series, ceremony as it happened
78th Golden Globe award ceremony 2021
- Best Motion Picture in Drama goes to ‘Nomadland’.
- Andra Day wins Best Actress in a Motion Picture in a Drama for her performance in 'The United States vs. Billie Holiday’.
- Sacha Baron Cohen wins Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy for ‘Borat Subsequent Moviefilm'.
- Borat Subsequent Moviefilm wins Best Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy.
- Chloe Zhao wins Best Motion Picture Director ‘Nomadland’.
- Chadwick Boseman wins Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama for his role in ‘Ma Rainey's Black Bottom'
- Best Television Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television ‘The Queen's Gambit’.
- Anya Taylor-Joy for her role in ‘The Queen's Gambit’ wins Best Performance by an Actress in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television.
- Gillian Anderson for The Crown wins Best Supporting Actress in a TV series
- Jodie Foster wins Best Actress in a Supporting Role in Any Motion Picture for ‘The Mauritanian’
- Jane Fonda is given the 2021 Cecil B. DeMille Award
- The Crown takes home Best Television Series Drama
- Best Motion Picture in a Foreign Language goes to ‘Minari,’ from the USA.
- Josh O'Connor, Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Drama for his performance in ‘The Crown’.
- Rosamund Pike wins Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy for I Care A Lot.
- Schitt's Creek wins best comedy series
- Jason Sudeikis wins best actor in a comedy series for Ted Lasso
- Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross and Jon Batiste win best original score for Soul
- Diane Warren wins best original song for The Life Ahead
- Emma Corrin wins best actress in a drama series for The Crown
- Norman Lear picks up the award for outstanding contribution to television
- Aaron Sorkin wins best screenplay for The Trial of the Chicago 7
- Mark Ruffalo wins best actor in a limited series, anthology series or TV movie for I Know This Much Is True
- Soul wins best animated film
- Catherine O'Hara wins best actress in a TV comedy series for Schitts Creek
- John Boyega wins best supporting actor on television for Small Axe
- Daniel Kaluuya wins best supporting actor in a motion picture Judas and the Black Messiah
- Co-hosts Tina Fey hosted from the Rainbow Room in New York and Amy Poehler from The Beverly Hilton in California.
Best Motion Picture in Drama goes to ‘Nomadland’.
Joaquin Phoenix awards Andra Day the award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture in a Drama for her performance in 'The United States vs. Billie Holiday’.
Awkwafina hands the award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy to Sacha Baron Cohen for his performance in ‘Borat Subsequent Moviefilm'.
Barb and Star give ‘Borat Subsequent Moviefilm’ the award for Best Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy.
Barb and Star make an appearance at the Golden Globes.
Best Motion Picture Director goes to Chloe Zhao for ‘Nomadland’.
Renee Zellweger gives a posthumous award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama to Chadwick Boseman for his role in ‘Ma Rainey's Black Bottom'. His wife made an emotional acceptance speech for him.
Best Television Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television goes to ‘The Queen's Gambit’.
Rosie Perez hands out the award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television to Anya Taylor-Joy for her role in ‘The Queen's Gambit’.
Best supporting actress in a TV series gpes to Gillian Anderson for the The Crown.
Jodie Foster wins Best Actress in a Supporting Role in Any Motion Picture for her role in ‘The Mauritanian’.
We are a community or storytellers, and in these times of adversity storytelling is so necessary.
The Hollywood Foreign Press Association bestowed the 2021 Cecil B. DeMille Award to Jane Fonda.
"For more than five decades, Jane’s breadth of work has been anchored in her unrelenting activism, using her platform to address some of the most important social issues of our time."
Jane Fonda has previously won seven Golden Globe awards, out of a total of 15 nominations throughout her career.
Kenan Thompson announces the award for the Best Television Series Drama. The winners is ‘The Crown’.
Best Motion Picture in a Foreign Language goes to ‘Minari,’ from the USA. A movie about a Korean family that starts a farm in 1980s Arkansas and tries to find a language of their own.
Co-hosts Tina Fey host from the Rainbow Room in New York and Amy Poehler will host from The Beverly Hilton in California take the stage again to present another comedy routine. Stars explain their lockdown ailments to doctors.
Anthony Anderson announces the Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Drama, and it is Josh O'Connor, for his performance in ‘The Crown’.
And the award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy goes to Rosamund Pike for her performance in ‘I Care A Lot’.
Ben Stiller takes the stage. He shares that he has learned to make banana bread in the form of a Golden Globe.
Best actress award coming.
‘Schitt's Creek’ wins Best Television Series for Musical or Comedy.
Daniel Levy hopes that the event can be more inclusive next year with everyone together in the same place.
Here's why the nominated film Music could be seen as a problematic representation of autistic people, via The Guardian.
Jason Sudekis wins Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series, Musical or Comedy for ‘Ted Lasso’.
Don Cheadle felt he was going to long with his speech so he told him to wrap up the speech.
John Boyega makes extra speech on Instagram live, home alone in his Balenciagas, and come across very charming and grateful for his win earlier tonight.
Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross and Jon Batiste have won the award for original motion picture for animated film Soul.
Emma Corrin wins her first ever Golden Globe!
For best actress in a television series in The Crown.
Golden Globe ambassadors Satchel and Jackson Lee take the stage...
Now it's time for the Carol Burnett award, which this year honours Norman Lear.
Norman Lear (born in New Haven, Connecticut, July 27, 1922) started as a comedy writer for the Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis radio show (1950-1953). He founded Tandem Productions with Bud Yorkin in 1958, wrote and produced the movie Divorce American Style (1967) directed by Bud Yorkin, he directed Dick Van Dyke in Cold Turkey (1971). He created television sitcoms like All in the Family (1971-1979) with Carol O’Connor, Sanford and Son (1972-1977) with Redd Foxx, Maude (1972-1978) with Bea Arthur, Good Times (1974-1979) with Esther Rolle, The Jeffersons (1975-1985), Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman (1976-1977). He produced a 2017 remake of his TV sitcom One Day at a Time (1975-1984).
So far, but so close...Fey and Poehler playing with virtual format
Virtual hosting at the #GoldenGlobes with Amy and Tina is basically seamless. So great to celebrate "together."
A comedy skit is beginning, with two Saturday Night Live actors doing a fake acceptance speech int he studio with Amy Poehler in the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles.
The best screenplay writer for a motion picture goes to Aaron Sorkin for his movie The Trial of the Chicago 7.
Small screen veteran Sorkin, among others has written and created series' Sports Night (1998-2000), The West Wing (1999-2006), Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (2006-2007) and The Newswroom (2011-2014).
The best actor award for a television motion picture goes to Mark Ruffalo for I Know This Much is True, which follows the parallel lives of identical twin brothers Dominick and Thomas Birdsey in a story of betrayal, sacrifice and forgiveness.
Ruffalo, on zoom with his partner and children in the background, gets emotional accepting his award - the first ever in five previous nominations. The American actor takes the chance to urge viewers to act now on climate change.
Mank's turn now, where 1930's Hollywood is reevaluated through the eyes of scathing social critic and alcoholic screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz as he races to finish the screenplay of Citizen Kane (1941).
The Globe for best animated movie goes to Soul, the heartfelt story of a New York jazz pianist who suddenly finds himself trapped in a strange land between Earth and the afterlife.
"now the nominees for best animated picture or what like to call it, why Eddie Murphy has five mansions"
The award for best actress in a television comedy series goes to Catherine O'Hara for Schitts Creek.
Catherine O’Hara acted in and wrote for the Canadian comedy series SCTV (1976-1984), she acted in movies like After Hours (1985) by Martin Scorsese, Beetlejuice (1988) by Tim Burton, Home Alone (1990), Wyatt Earp (1994) by Lawrence Kasdan, Away We Go (2009) by Sam Mendes, in the movies by Christopher Guest Waiting for Guffman (1996), Best in Show (2020), A Mighty Wind (2003), For Your Consideration (2006). On television she acted in Temple Grandin (2010) with Claire Danes, Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events (2017-2018), played Moira Rose in Schitt’s Creek (2015-2020).
Congratulations to John Boyega (@JohnBoyega) - Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Supporting Role - Small Axe. - #GoldenGlobes
Now we're seeing a preview of the Best Picture nominee The Father.
"A man refuses all assistance from his daughter as he ages. As he tries to make sense of his changing circumstances, he begins to doubt his loved ones, his own mind and even the fabric of his reality."
Another black British actor to scoop an award as John Boyega nabs the Best Supporting gong for the Steve McQueen television show Small Axe.
John Adegboyega played Finn in the new Star Wars trilogy, The Force Awakens (2015), The Last Jedi (2017), The Rise of Skywalker (2019). He acted in Detroit (2017) by Kathryn Bigelow. On television, he acted in Red, White and Blue, an episode of the anthology series Small Axe (2020) directed by Steve McQueen.
The awards are being delivered to winners in covid-safe conditions!
Daniel Kaluuya wins the first award of the night, for Judas and the Black Messiah. His first attempt at an acceptance speech is scuppered by a sound issue...a peril of the virtual ceremony!
British actor Daniel Kaluuya acted on British television in Skins (2007-2009), Psychoville (2009-2011), one episode of Black Mirror (2011). In movies, he acted in Johnny English Reborn (2011) with Rowan Atkinson, Kick Ass 2 (2013), Get Out (2017) directed by Jordan Peel. He will portray W'Kabi in Marvel’s Black Panther (2018) starring Chadwick Boseman, Widows (2018) by Steve McQueen, Queen & Slim (2019). He played Black Panther’s leader Fred Hampton in Judas and the Black Messiah (2021).
Now they've moved on to Emily in Paris, a Netflix show in which a young American woman from the Midwest is hired by a marketing firm in Paris to provide them with an American perspective on things.
First up is Nomadland, where France McDormand plays a woman who embarks on a journey through the American West, living as a van-dwelling modern-day nomad after losing everything in the Great Recession.
Fey and Pohler are off! Riffing off each other in separate locations, with socially distanced, masked audiences in each studio.
The 78th Golden Globes award ceremony, covid-19 virtual edition is about to begin!
Carey Mulligan: it's the most perfect role you could imagine
Carey Hannah Mulligan acted with Keira Knightley in Pride & Prejudice (2005) directed by Joe Wright from the 1813 Jane Austen classic; she starred in An Education (2009) from the 2009 memoir by journalist Lynn Barber, for which she was first nominated for. Golden Globe.
She starred in Far From the Madding Crowd (2015) directed by Thomas Vinterberg from the 1874 novel by Thomas Tardy, Suffragette (2015) by Sarah Gavron, Mudbound (2017) by Dee Rees, Wildlife (2018) by Paul Dano, Promising Young Woman (2020) by Emerald Fennell, The Dig (2021) with Ralph Fiennes.
Tonight Mulligan is nominated for Best Actress in a Motion Picture Drama.
Promising Young Woman
Daisy Edgar-Jones in line for a Best Actress Golden Globe
Another brand-new nominee, Edgar-Jones chatted tonight from her home in a red sweater, far from the red carpet glitz and glamour.
Daisy Edgar-Jones acted on television in the series Cold Feet (2016-2020) with James Nesbitt, Gentleman Jack (2019), War of the Worlds (2020). She played Marianne opposite Paul Mescal as Connell in Normal People (2020) from the 2018 novel by Sally Rooney.
Edgar-Jones is nominated tonight for Best Actress in a Television Motion Picture, for the mini-series Normal People.
WATCH: Vanessa Kirby gives anecdote on how that scene was filmed
The opening of “Pieces of a Woman” is a one-shot, 23-minute scene. GoldenGlobes nominee Vanessa Kirby shares more details about how it happened...
Maria Bakalova: I'm so excited to be here
Bulgarian actor Maria Bakalova graduated from drama school in 2019, she was cast by Sacha Baron Cohen to play the daughter of fictional Kazakh reporter Borat in the mockumentary Borat Subsequent MovieFilm (2020), sequel to Borat (2006).
If Bakalova wins, she would be the third person to win this category for a debut performance following Barbra Streisand in “Funny Girl” (1968) and Julie Andrews in “Mary Poppins” (1964), and the youngest.
Also, if she wins this award and goes on to be nominated (or win) the Oscar for best supporting actress, which the studio is campaigning for her, she would be the second actress to achieve the switch from lead at the Globes to supporting at the Oscars. The first was Maggie Smith for “California Suite” (1978).
Best Actress gong nominee Emma Corrin first ever nod
Emma-Louise Corrin acted on stage while attending Cambridge University, played Miss South Africa in the movie Mishbehavior (2020). On television she acted in Pennyworth (2019), played Princess Diana in The Crown (2020).
Tonight she stands a chance to win the Golden Globe for Best Television Actress in a Drama Series for Netflix's gem, The Crown.
Best Actress nominee Kirby shares stories of filming via video link
Vanessa Kirby acted on stage, played Princess Margaret in the television series The Crown (2016-2017). In movies she acted in Mission Impossible: Fallout (2017) with Tom Cruise, Pieces of a Woman (2020) with Shia LaBeouf and Ellen Burstyn, The World to Come (2021) with Katherine Waterston.
Kirby is nominated for her first Golden Globe ever this year, as Best Actress in a Motion Picture Drama, for the Netflix movie Pieces of a Woman.
Kate Hudson Best Actress nominee looking forward to sharing the ceremony with her kids this year
Kate Hudson's new film in a major role has immediately found critical recognition: she has been nominated for a Golden Globe as Best Actress in a Comedy or Musical for her turn in the musical fantasy drama Music, Australian pop star Sia’s feature-length debut as a director. It is the second Golden Globe nomination for Hudson: her first was 20 years ago, in 2001, for Almost Famous, the film that made her totally famous.
Rosamund Pike is nominated for her role in the dark comedy I Care A Lot
Pike plays Marla Grayson, a court-appointed legal guardian of old people who extorts and steals the assets of her elderly wards, in I care a lot. A role for which she has been nominated for a Golden Globe for the Best Performance by an actress in comedy.
“When I read this part, I thought: wow!! I want to give it a go at this, because this is the kind of role that usually is written for a man. I was very keen to see where and how far I could push this character and still be fun to watch. I wanted to go to the edge of making her do some very unpleasant things”.
Sacha Baron Cohen one of the only actors to ever be nominated three times in the same year
British actor Sacha Noam Baron Cohen is best known for creating and portraying many fictional satirical characters, including Ali G, Borat Sagdiyev, Bruno, Admiral General Aladeen, Erran Morad and multiple others.
Just like his idol Peter Sellers, he adopts a variety of accents and guises for his characters and rarely appears out of character. In most of his routines, his characters interact with unsuspecting people, documentary style, who do not realise they are being set up for comic situations and self-revealing ridicule.
He has appeared in such films as Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007), Hugo (2011), Les Miserables (2012), Grimsby (2016) and Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016).
In 2018, he created and starred in Who is America? for Showtime, his first television project since Da Ali G. Show.
In 2020 he played Abbie Hoffman in The Trial of the Chicago 7, written and directed by Aaron Sorkin, he directed and starred in the sequel Borat Subsequent Moviefilm.
Filmmaker Spike Lee‘s children, Satchel and Jackson Lee will be year’s Golden Globe Ambassadors, who will assist with duties during the awards show.
Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) says that Satchel and Jackson’s “appointment marks the first time in HFPA history that two siblings of color have held the position, with Jackson being the first Black male Ambassador.”
The pre show coverage has started and we're seeing start of the big and small screen from the comfort of their homes tonight as the show has adapted to be unrecognisable from the spectacle of last year, owing to coronavirus.
British actor Nicholas Holt stunning in tux in his covid-friendly awards look
Nicholas Hoult has acted in movies like About a Boy (2002) with Hugh Grant, A Single Man (2009) with Colin Firth, Jack the Giant Slayer (2013), Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) by George Miller, The Favourite (2018) by Yorgos Lanthimos, The Current War (2019), Tolkien (2019) with Lily Collins, The Banker (2020). He played the mutant Beast in X-Men: First Class (2011), X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014), X-Men: Apocalypse (2016), X-Men: Dark Phoenix (2019). On television he was Emperor Peter of Russia in The Great (TV) with Elle Fanning as Empress Catherine the Great.
Tonight, Holt is nominated for the prestigious Best Television Actor in a Musical/Comedy Series for The Great.
The Flight Attendant actor Audrey Grace Marshall in remote red carpet couture
The Flight Attendant is nominated for two awards tonight:
"A reckless flight attendant with an alcoholism problem, wakes up in the wrong hotel, in the wrong bed, with a dead man - and no idea what happened. When questioned by FBI agents and still unable to piece the night together, she begins to wonder if she could be the killer."
Nominee Jared Leto advertises his sofa chic at this year's awards
The Dallas Buyers Club star is nominated this year for his performance in The Little Things, as best supporting actor in a motion picture.
Jared Leto won a Golden Globe for playing a transgender woman in Dallas Buyers Club (2013) starring Matthew McConaughey. Leto starred in films like Prefontaine (1997), Requiem for a Dream (2000) by Darren Aronofsky, Alexander (2004) by Oliver Stone, Mr. Nobody (2009). He played supporting roles in Girl, Interrupted (1998) by James Mangold with Angelina Jolie, Fight Club (1999) with Brad Pitt and Panic Room (2002) with Jodie Foster, both directed by David Fincher, American Psycho (2000) with Christian Bale. He played the Joker in Suicide Squad (2016). He acted in Blade Runner 2049 (2017) by Denise Villeneuve, The Little Things (2020) by John Lee Hancock.
Golden Globes 2021 presenter Margot Robbie dazzles on red carpet
In a muted and socially distanced red carpet this year at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles, Australian actress Margot Robbie looks stunning in her embroidered Chanel off-the-shoulder dress.
Last year in January 2020's ceremony, the previous Golden Globe winner and "Wolf of Wall Street" star also wore a Chanel, off-the-shoulder creation.
Perhaps not so much has changed in a year after all...
Modern Family Actress Sarah Hyland in affordable stunning red dress on Golden Globes red carpet
While the night is just getting started, there's already one celebrity making us swoon with her Golden Globes look: Sarah Hyland.
The Modern Family actress turned heads while hosting the Live From E!: Countdown to the Golden Globes. She oozed with glamour wearing a fiery red off-the-shoulder gown that featured a voluminous pleated skirt and curve-hugging bodice. She dazzled in a Monique Lhuillier design.
Sarah's old Hollywood-inspired fashion wasn't the only thing worth raving over because her beauty was just as fabulous. For one, the 30-year-old star's crimson-coloured ensemble perfectly complemented her new red hair, which she debuted earlier this week.
But best of all? The award-winning actress used wallet-friendly products, proving you don't need to break the bank to look like a million bucks. Luckily, E! News has all of the details on Sarah's red carpet glam.
Golden Globe award 2021: who are the nominees this year?
Here's a full rundown of the nominees for the Golden Globes 2021, where Mank and The Trial of the Chicago 7 each received six nominations, and Chadwick Boseman is honoured with a posthumous nomination.
See the full list of nominees:
WATCH: Tina Fey and Amy Poehler's finest moment as a duo on the silver screen
Co-hosts Tina Fey will host from the Rainbow Room in New York and Amy Poehler will host from The Beverly Hilton in California.
JOSH O'CONNOR, first time Golden Globes nominee
Is sitting in the Corinthia Hotel in London, all dressed up with nowhere to go.
The 78th Golden Globes are being streamed live from all over the world. O'Connor is nominated for the Best Actor in a Drama Series award for his role as Prince Charles in Netflix's Royal smash hit, The Crown.
GOLDEN GLOBES NOMINATIONS: BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE IN ANY MOTION PICTURE
SACHA BARON COHEN THE TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7
DANIEL KALUUYA JUDAS AND THE BLACK MESSIAH
JARED LETO THE LITTLE THINGS
BILL MURRAY ON THE ROCKS
LESLIE ODOM, JR. ONE NIGHT IN MIAMI...
Jonah Hill and Margot Robbie set to present at Golden Globes
And many others who are due to present tonight, are seasoned pros on the Golden Globes stage. Here's a compilation of some of the Golden oldies...
Presenters at tonight's 78th Golden Globes for the virtual ceremony will be Awkwafina, Cynthia Erivo, Annie Mumolo, Joaquin Phoenix, Kristen Wiig, Renee Zellweger, Bryce Dallas Howard, Christopher Meloni, Rosie Perez, Christian Slater, Anthony Anderson, Tiffany Haddish, Kate Hudson, Margot Robbie and Kenan Thompson.
Margaret Thatcher missing HRH Olivia Colman during covid
Gillian Anderson, who played Margaret Thatcher in The Crown's fourth series, which is hotly tipped to win several gongs tonight tweeted:
"Missing my @TheCrownNetflix family today! Wish we could’ve been together for @goldenglobes tonight so I could give you this look in person!"
GOLDEN GLOBES: BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE IN ANY MOTION PICTURE
GLENN CLOSE HILLBILLY ELEGY
OLIVIA COLMAN THE FATHER
JODIE FOSTER THE MAURITANIAN
AMANDA SEYFRIED MANK
HELENA ZENGEL NEWS OF THE WORLD
First-time nominees this year at Golden Globes
Andra Day, Anya Taylor-Joy, Daniel Levy, Vanessa Kirby, Tahar Rahim, Chadwick Boseman (posthumous nomination), Maria Bakalova, James Corden, Helena Zengel, Amanda Seyfried, Leslie Odom Jr., Shira Haas, Daisy Edgar-Jones, Emma Corrin, Josh O-Connor, Catherin O-Hara and many more!
GOLDEN GLOBES NOMINATIONS: BEST MOTION PICTURE – ANIMATED
THE CROODS: A NEW AGE (DreamWorks Animation; Universal Pictures)
ONWARD (Walt Disney Pictures / Pixar Animation Studios; Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)
OVER THE MOON (Netflix / Pearl Studio / Glen Keane Productions; Netflix)
SOUL (Walt Disney Pictures / Pixar Animation Studios; Disney+)
WOLFWALKERS (Cartoon Saloon / Melusine; Apple / GKIDS)
WATCH: the last time Fey and Poehler hosted the Golden Globes in 2015
This year promises to be different for many reasons but no less entertaining from the dynamic duo.
GOLDEN GLOBES NOMINATION: BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A MOTION PICTURE – MUSICAL OR COMEDY
SACHA BARON COHEN BORAT SUBSEQUENT MOVIEFILM
JAMES CORDEN THE PROM
LIN-MANUEL MIRANDA HAMILTON
DEV PATEL THE PERSONAL HISTORY OF DAVID COPPERFIELD
ANDY SAMBERG PALM SPRINGS
GOLDEN GLOBES: BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A MOTION PICTURE – MUSICAL OR COMEDY
MARIA BAKALOVA - BORAT SUBSEQUENT MOVIEFILM
KATE HUDSON - MUSIC
MICHELLE PFEIFFER - FRENCH EXIT
ROSAMUND PIKE - I CARE A LOT
ANYA TAYLOR-JOY - EMMA.
ONE TO WATCH: Television category - The Flight Attendant
Breaking free from the pigeon-holing of a long stint on a juggernaut US sitcom can be a daunting prospect, as a certain group of Friends can attest. Kaley Cuoco might have done enough in The Flight Attendant to break free of the Big Bang Theory mould though and it will be interesting to see if her boozy, scenery-trashing turn in the HBO Max comedy-thriller lands her the gong.
The Flight Attendant is nominated in the category of Best Musical/ Comedy Series and Best Television Actress in a Musical / Comedy Series, Kaley Cuoco.
A reckless flight attendant with an alcoholism problem, wakes up in the wrong hotel, in the wrong bed, with a dead man - and no idea what happened. When questioned by FBI agents and still unable to piece the night together, she begins to wonder if she could be the killer.
GOLDEN GLOBES - BEST MOTION PICTURE – MUSICAL OR COMEDY
- BORAT SUBSEQUENT MOVIEFILM (Four By Two Films; Amazon Studios)
- HAMILTON (Walt Disney Pictures / RadicalMedia / 5000 Broadway Productions / NEVIS Productions / Old 320 Sycamore Pictures; Disney+)
- MUSIC (Pineapple Lasagne Productions / Landay Entertainment; Vertical Entertainment / IMAX)
- PALM SPRINGS (Limelight/ Lonely Island Classics; Hulu / NEON )
- THE PROM (Netflix / Dramatic Forces / Storykey Entertainment; Netflix)
Golden Globe for Gambit? Anya Taylor Joy's joyful year celebrated
The television category is widely expected to be a straight duel between Netflix’s blockbuster fictional chess drama The Queen’s Gambit and the fourth season of The Crown, also a beneficiary of Netflix’s royal coffers.
Anya-Taylor Joy’s performance as troubled chess prodigy Beth Harmon secured the 24-year-old’s status as the next big thing (and provided further redemption for Thomas “let’s kick the shit out of love” Brodie-Sangster following his excellent turn in 2017's Godless). Taylor-Joy is a shoo-in for the cumbersome title of best actress in a limited series, anthology series or motion picture made for television category, although Shira Haas’ performance in Unorthodox would also be a worthy recipient.
Go beyond the nomination, Helena Zengel and News of the World
NEWS OF THE WORLD is an American Western drama film co-written and directed by Paul Greengrass, based on the 2016 novel of the same name by Paulette Jiles, and starring Tom Hanks and Helena Zengel.
A Civil War veteran agrees to deliver a girl, taken by the Kiowa people years ago, to her aunt and uncle, against her will. They travel hundreds of miles and face grave dangers as they search for a place that either can call home.
The picture is nominated in two Golden Globe categories, Best Motion Picture Score and Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture.
GOLDEN GLOBES - BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A MOTION PICTURE – DRAMA
- VIOLA DAVIS - MA RAINEY'S BLACK BOTTOM
- ANDRA DAY - THE UNITED STATES VS. BILLIE HOLIDAY
- VANESSA KIRBY - PIECES OF A WOMAN
- FRANCES MCDORMAND - NOMADLAND
- CAREY MULLIGAN - PROMISING YOUNG WOMAN
Fey and Poehler roast themselves ahead of the ceremony tonight
Bringing the belly laughs already ahead of the big night tonight, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are limbering up for their unique virtual co-hosting of the 78th Golden Globe awards ceremony.
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GOLDEN GLOBES NOMINATIONS: BEST MOTION PICTURE – DRAMA
- THE FATHER (Trademark Films; F COMME FILM SARL/ CINE@ SAS; Sony Pictures Classics)
- MANK (Netflix; Netflix)
- NOMADLAND (Highwayman / Hear/Say / Cor Cordium; Searchlight Pictures)
- PROMISING YOUNG WOMAN (LuckyChap Entertainment / FilmNation Entertainment; Focus Features)
- THE TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7 (Marc Platt Productions / Dreamworks Pictures; Netflix)
WATCH: "Mank" Director David Fincher behind the scenes chat
While Netflix’s Oscar contender “Mank” was directed by David Fincher, the script was written by his father, Jack Fincher, prior to his death in 2003. Gary Oldman, who starred in the film as “Citizen Kane” screenwriter Herman Mankiewicz, said Fincher’s script was one of the best he had read in a long time.
“It is fun to be a detective and go off and read things and find out things and all of that,” Oldman said. “That’s great fun, but I felt that the work had really been done by Jack.”
In the Variety Streaming Room, hosted by deputy awards and features editor Jenelle Riley, the cast and crew of “Mank” discussed how Jack Fincher’s script was able to capture the extensive legacies of some of the icons from the golden age of Hollywood, as well as the challenges of shooting in black and white.
Golden Globes 2021 list of nominations: movies, series, actors, actresses...
The Queen's Gambit and The Crown are expected to wipe the board in the television categories with Mank and Ma Rainey in line for film awards.
Tina Fey and Amy Poehler to host from both coasts
The duo met in Chicago back in the 90s with both featuring regularly on the local improvisational comedy with Poehler later hooking up with Fey on NBC's Saturday Night Live, where after working on scripts initially, the two became the first women to co-present the news on the show’s Weekend Update segment.
Fey herself has scooped three Golden Globe Awards during her career with Poehler winning the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Television Musical or Comedy Series in 2014.
Both women hosted the 2013 Golden Globe ceremony for the first time with their most recent collaboration seeing the pair starring in the 2109 film Wine Country which was written and directed by Poehler.
Hello and welcome to our live blog, following the 78th Golden Globe awards, tonight, Sunday 28 February 2021.
We'll be bringing you live commentary on the red carpet and the ceremony as it happens, with awards nominees, winners, hosts and special guests.