The nominees for the 2019 Golden Globe Awards have been announced. Donald Glover is in the running for Best Actor in a Television Series—Musical or Comedy, though “Atlanta” itself received no nominations. Up for Best Original Song in a Motion Picture are Kendrick and SZA’s “All the Stars” (Black Panther), Troye Sivan and Jónsi’s “Revelation” (Boy Erased), and Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper’s “Shallow” (A Star Is Born).
Black Panther, A Star Is Born, Bohemian Rhapsody, and BlacKkKlansman also received nominations in Best Motion Picture—Drama, while Gaga was nominated for Best Actress in a Motion Picture—Drama. Spike Lee and Bradley Cooper are up for Best Director, for BlacKkKlansman and A Star Is Born respectively. Pose was nominated for Best Television Series—Drama.
Thom Yorke’s Suspiria score failed to make the cut, as did Jonny Greenwood for You Were Never Really Here. The nominees in Best Original Score are Marco Beltrami (A Quiet Place), Alexandre Desplat (Isle of Dogs), Ludwig Göransson (Black Panther), Justin Hurwitz (First Man), and Marc Shaiman (Mary Poppins Returns).
Rami Malek’s role in Bohemian Rhapsody earned him a nod in Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture—Drama, alongside Bradley Cooper and, for BlacKkKlansman, John David Washington. Adam Driver’s BlacKkKlansman part earned a nomination in Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture, in which category Mahershala Ali (Green Book) and Timothée Chalamet (Beautiful Boy) also received nominations. Lin-Manuel Miranda is up for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture—Musical or Comedy for his part in Mary Poppins Returns.
This year marks the 76th anniversary of the Golden Globes. The ceremony takes place Sunday, January 6, at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, CA, and will be aired on NBC at 8 p.m. Eastern.
During today’s announcements, a new category was revealed. It will recognize “TV’s biggest names and brightest talents,” based on “outstanding accomplishments as well as the impact and influence that their television career has had on the industry and audiences.”
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