Here's Who Could Win a Golden Globe

Nominations announced Monday in advance of Jan. 8 awards
By Newser Editors and Wire Services
Posted Dec 12, 2016 8:03 AM CST
Here's Who Could Win a Golden Globe
This image released by A24 shows Alex Hibbert, foreground, and Mahershala Ali in a scene from the film "Moonlight."   (David Bornfriend)

Sunday night came the Critics' Choice Awards; Monday morning came a continuation of awards season: the nominations for the 74th annual Golden Globe Awards. Don Cheadle, Anna Kendrick, and Laura Dern gathered in Beverly Hills to announce those in the running, as reported by the AP:

  • Best film drama: Hacksaw Ridge, Hell or High Water, Lion, Manchester by the Sea, and Moonlight.
  • Best film comedy or musical: 20th Century Women, Deadpool, Florence Foster Jenkins, La La Land, and Sing Street.
  • Best director: Damien Chazelle, La La Land; Tom Ford, Nocturnal Animals; Mel Gibson, Hacksaw Ridge; Barry Jenkins, Moonlight; Kenneth Lonergan, Manchester by the Sea.
  • Best TV drama series: The Crown, Game of Thrones, Stranger Things, This is Us, and Westworld.
  • Best TV comedy series: Atlanta, black-ish, Mozart in the Jungle, Transparent, and Veep.

  • Best actress in a film comedy or musical: Annette Bening, 20th Century Women; Lily Collins, Rules Don't Apply; Hailee Steinfeld, The Edge Of Seventeen; Emma Stone, La La Land; Meryl Streep, Florence Foster Jenkins.
  • Best actor in a film comedy or musical: Colin Farrell, The Lobster; Ryan Gosling, La La Land; Hugh Grant, Florence Foster Jenkins; Jonah Hill, War Dogs; Ryan Reynolds, Deadpool.
  • Best actress in a film drama: Amy Adams, Arrival; Jessica Chastain, Miss Sloane; Isabelle Huppert, Elle; Ruth Negga, Loving; Natalie Portman, Jackie.
  • Best actor in a film drama: Casey Affleck, Manchester By The Sea; Joel Edgerton, Loving; Andrew Garfield, Hacksaw Ridge; Viggo Mortensen, Captain Fantastic; Denzel Washington, Fences.
  • Best foreign film: Divines, Elle, Neruda, The Salesman, and Toni Erdmann.
  • Best animated film. Kubo and the Two Strings, Moana, My Life as a Zucchini, Sing, and Zootopia.
Read the full list of categories, including best screenplay, original score, and supporting actors, here. The winners will be announced on Jan. 8 in a ceremony hosted by Jimmy Fallon and broadcast by NBC. Read much more on the nominees (and snubs) here. (More Golden Globes stories.)

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