2018 Golden Globe nominees


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THE GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS — Pictured: “The Golden Globe Awards” Statuette — (Photo by: Chris Haston/NBC)

Rachel Nelson, Reporter

It’s finally here! The nominations for the 2018 Golden Globe Awards were released on Monday, Dec. 11, 2017. This will be the 75th year of the Golden Globes.

The nomination categories are movies and TV. Each of those categories have subcategories that men and women are nominated for. Some of these are: Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture, Best Original Score in a Motion Picture and Best TV series- Musical or Comedy.

In the category for Best Motion Picture: Drama, the nominations are: “Call Me by Your Name,” “Dunkirk,” “The Post,” “The Shape of Water” and “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.”

For Best Motion Picture- Musical or Comedy: “The Disaster Artist,” “Get Out,” “The Greatest Showman,” “I, Tonya” and “Lady Bird.”

For Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture- Drama: Jessica Chastain for “Molly’s Game,” Sally Hawkins for “The Shape of Water,” Frances McDormand in “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri,” Meryl Streep in “The Post” and Michelle Williams in “All the Money in the World.”

For Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture- Drama: Timothée Chalamet in “Call Me by Your Name,”  Daniel Day-Lewis in “Phantom Thread,” Tom Hanks in “The Post,” Gary Oldman in “Darkest Hour” and Denzel Washington in “Roman J. Israel, Esq.”

In the category for Best Director: Guillermo del Toro for “The Shape of Water,” Martin McDonagh for “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri,” Christopher Nolan for “Dunkirk,” Ridley Scott for “All the Money in the World” and Steven Spielberg for “The Post.”

For Best Motion Picture- Foreign Language: “A Fantastic Woman,” “First They Killed My Father,” “In the Fade,” “Loveless” and “The Square.”

For Best Animated Film: “The Boss Baby,” “The Breadwinner,” “Ferdinand,” “Coco” and “Loving Vincent.”

“I think that Boss Baby will win because people always love a good laugh and Boss Baby is the movie for that,” said Lily Bakulski (‘20).

In the running for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture- Musical or Comedy: Steve Carell “Battle of the Sexes,” James Franco “The Disaster Artist,” Ansel Elgort “Baby Driver,” Hugh Jackman “The Greatest Showman” and Daniel Kaluuya “Get Out.”

“I think that either Hugh Jackman or Ansel Elgort will win the Golden Globe because they are both amazing actors and they are a couple of my favorites,” said Jada Garza (‘20).

In TV, for Best TV series- Drama: “The Crown,” “Game of Thrones,” “The Handmaid’s Tale,” “Stranger Things” and “This Is Us.”

For Best Performance by an Actress in a TV series- Drama: Caitriona Balfe in “Outlander,” Claire Foy in “The Crown,” Maggie Gyllenhaal in “The Deuce,” Katherine Langford in “13 Reasons Why” and Elisabeth Moss in “The Handmaid’s Tale.”

In the running for Best TV series- Musical or Comedy: “Black-ish,” “Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” “Master of None,” “SMILF” and “Will & Grace.”

For Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television: “Big Little Lies,” “Fargo,” “Feud: Bette and Joan,” “The Sinner” and “Top of the Lake: China Girl.”

In the movies section, the movie with the most nominations is “The Shape of Water” with seven nominations. Next is a tie between “The Post” and “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” each with six nominations.

In the TV section, the series with the most nominations is “Big Little Lies,” which has six nominations, “Feud: Bette and Joan” is right behind it with four nominations. After that, there is a three-way tie between “The Handmaid’s Tale,” “This Is Us” and “Fargo,” all having three nominations each.


**Not all of the categories and nominations are listed.**