A cool blend of contemporary & retro culture

Golden Globes honour a bunch of pretty crap movies and TV shows, quite frankly

The Golden Dildos Globes are done and dusted, and judging by a nominated lot that included James Corden as Best Actor in a Musical or Comedy (truly fucked choice) and where Sia’s atrocious Music was given credence, this year’s winners were a weird – but not truly wonderful – lot.

Again hosted by Tina Fey (virtually, from New York) and Amy Poehler (from Los Angeles), this year’s Zoomed affair was a tawdry one, even to latter-day, washed-up Hollywood standards. Showy, cheap and below-par quality.

Mind you, we agreed with a handful of the nods, including those for Promising Young Woman, Schitt’s Creek, Ozark, The Crown and the very hilarious Borat Subsequent Moviefilm. But for the most part, as a good ol’ Jew might say, “Meh”.

See the full list of nominations and winners below.

 

Best motion picture — drama

Frances McDormand in the movie "Nomadland."

WINNER | “Nomadland”
“The Father”
“Mank”
“Promising Young Woman”
“The Trial of the Chicago 7”

 

Actress in a motion picture — drama

Andra Day on set

WINNER | Andra Day, “The United States vs. Billie Holiday”
Viola Davis, “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom”
Vanessa Kirby, “Pieces of a Woman”
Frances McDormand, “Nomadland”
Carey Mulligan, “Promising Young Woman”

 

Actor in a motion picture — musical or comedy

Sacha Baron Cohen

WINNER | 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”

 

Best motion picture — musical or comedy

Sacha Baron Cohen and Maria Bakalova in "Borat Subsequent Moviefilm" movie

WINNER | “Borat Subsequent Moviefilm”
“Hamilton”
“Music”
“Palm Springs” 
“The Prom”

 

Director — motion picture

Director Chloe Zhao

WINNER | Chloé Zhao, “Nomadland”
Emerald Fennell, “Promising Young Woman”
David Fincher, “Mank”
Regina King, “One Night in Miami”
Aaron Sorkin, “The Trial of the Chicago 7″

 

Actor in a motion picture — drama

WINNER |Chadwick Boseman, “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom”
Riz Ahmed, “Sound of Metal”
Anthony Hopkins, “The Father”
Gary Oldman, “Mank”
Tahar Rahim, “The Mauritanian”

 

Limited series, anthology series or motion picture made for television

WINNER | “The Queen’s Gambit”
“Normal People”
“Small Axe”
“The Undoing”
“Unorthodox

 

Actress in a limited series, anthology series or motion picture made for television

WINNER | Anya Taylor-Joy, “The Queen’s Gambit”
Cate Blanchett, “Mrs. America”
Daisy Edgar-Jones, “Normal People”
Shira Haas, “Unorthodox”
Nicole Kidman, “The Undoing”

 

Supporting actress — television

WINNER | Gillian Anderson, “The Crown”
Helena Bonham Carter, “The Crown”
Julia Garner, “Ozark”
Annie Murphy, “Schitt’s Creek”
Cynthia Nixon, “Ratched”

 

Supporting actress in a motion picture

WINNER | Jodie Foster, “The Mauritanian”
Glenn Close, “Hillbilly Elegy”
Olivia Colman, “The Father”
Amanda Seyfried, “Mank”
Helena Zengel, “News of the World”

 

Television series — drama

WINNER | “The Crown”
“Lovecraft Country”
“The Mandalorian”
“Ozark”
“Ratched”

 

Motion picture — foreign language

WINNER | “Minari” (United States)
“Another Round” (Denmark)
“La Llorona” (Guatemala/France)
“The Life Ahead” (Italy)
“Two of Us” (France)

 

Actor in a television series, drama

WINNER | Josh O’Connor, “The Crown”
Jason Bateman, “Ozark”
Bob Odenkirk, “Better Call Saul”
Al Pacino, “Hunters”
Matthew Rhys, “Perry Mason”

 

Actress in a motion picture — musical or comedy

WINNER | Rosamund Pike, “I Care a Lot”
Maria Bakalova, “Borat Subsequent Moviefilm”
Kate Hudson, “Music”
Michelle Pfeiffer, “French Exit”
Anya Taylor-Joy, “Emma”

 

Television series — musical or comedy

WINNER | “Schitt’s Creek”
“Emily in Paris”
“The Flight Attendant”
“The Great”
“Ted Lasso

 

Actor in a television series — musical or comedy

WINNER | Jason Sudeikis, “Ted Lasso”
Don Cheadle, “Black Monday”
Nicholas Hoult, “The Great”
Eugene Levy, “Schitt’s Creek”
Ramy Youssef, “Ramy”

 

Original song — motion picture

WINNER | “Io Si (Seen)” (“The Life Ahead”)
“Speak Now” (“One Night in Miami”)
“Fight for You” (“Judas and the Black Messiah”)
“Hear My Voice” (“The Trial of the Chicago 7″)
“Tigress & Tweed” (“The United States vs. Billie Holiday”)

 

Original score — motion picture

WINNER | “Soul” — Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross and Jon Batiste
“The Midnight Sky” — Alexandre Desplat
“Mank” — Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross
“News of the World” — James Newton Howard
“Tenet” — Ludwig Göransson

 

Actress in a television series — drama

WINNER | Emma Corrin, “The Crown”
Olivia Colman, “The Crown”
Jodie Comer, “Killing Eve”
Laura Linney, “Ozark”
Sarah Paulson, “Ratched”

 

Screenplay — motion picture

WINNER | Aaron Sorkin, “The Trial of the Chicago 7″
Florian Zeller and Christopher Hampton, “The Father”
Jack Fincher, “Mank”
Chloé Zhao, “Nomadland”
Emerald Fennell, “Promising Young Woman”

 

Actor in a limited series, anthology series or motion picture made for television

WINNER | Mark Ruffalo, “I Know This Much Is True”
Bryan Cranston, “Your Honor”
Jeff Daniels, “The Comey Rule”
Hugh Grant, “The Undoing”
Ethan Hawke, “The Good Lord Bird”

 

Motion picture — animated

WINNER | “Soul”
“The Croods: A New Age”
“Onward”
“Over the Moon”
“Wolfwalkers”

 

Actress in a television series — musical or comedy

WINNER | Catherine O’Hara, “Schitt’s Creek”
Lily Collins, “Emily in Paris”
Kaley Cuoco, “The Flight Attendant”
Elle Fanning, “The Great”
Jane Levy, “Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist”

 

Supporting actor — television

WINNER | John Boyega, “Small Axe”
Brendan Gleeson, “The Comey Rule”
Dan Levy, “Schitt’s Creek”
Jim Parsons, “Hollywood”
Donald Sutherland, “The Undoing”Supporting actor in a motion picture

 

Feel free to leave a comment!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Basic HTML is allowed. Your email address will not be published.

Subscribe to this comment feed via RSS

%d bloggers like this: