Golden Globes Nominations: 22 Largest Snubs and Surprises


The Golden Globe nominations all the time provide a couple of curveballs, and Thursday morning’s announcement was no exception. The film with essentially the most nominations was “Vice” (with six), beating out “A Star Is Born,” “Inexperienced E-book,” and “The Favorite” (with 5 apiece). In the meantime, on the tv facet, voters favored fairly a couple of freshman sequence from throughout the pond, together with “The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story,” with a number one 10 whole noms, “Bodyguard,” “Killing Eve,” and “A Very English Scandal.”

“Black Panther” managed to emerge as a greatest image drama contender, though the Hollywood International Press Affiliation — a bunch of about 100 overseas journalists — ignored its director Ryan Coogler and its supporting actor Michael B. Jordan. And the group nonetheless has methods to go with regards to inclusion. For the second consecutive yr, no girls have been nominated for greatest director on the movie facet.

Right here, Selection breaks down the 22 largest snubs and surprises:

SNUB: Julia Roberts, “Ben Is Again”
Roberts was anticipated to be a double nominee: not just for her Amazon Studios TV present “Homecoming” (the place she was nominated), but in addition for “Ben Is Again.” Within the film directed by Peter Hedges, she provides one in every of her greatest performances since “Erin Brockovich” as a mom of a recovering addict (Lucas Hedges). However one of the best actress in a drama class was too crowded.

Constance Wu