A number of suburban natives who took off to follow their dreams in Hollywood woke up to good news Thursday morning: Golden Globe nominations. Here are the former suburbanites whose work received nods Thursday: John Walker -- This producer from Elgin's latest film, Disney-Pixar's "Incredibles 2," is up for best animated feature.Melissa McCarthy -- The Plainfield native, a previous nominee in the comedy category for "Spy," moves to the best actress in a motion picture drama field for "Can You Ever Forgive Me?" Plainfield's Melissa McCarthy received a Golden Globe nomination for "Can You Ever Forgive Me?" - Fox Searchlight Pictures Dede Gardner -- "If Beale Street Could Talk" won't open locally until later this month, but the film delivered a best drama nomination for its producers, including Winnetka's Gardner.Rachel Brosnahan -- The Emmy winner, who grew up in Highland Park, snagged a Golden Globe nod for best actress in a TV comedy for Amazon's "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel." … [Read more...] about 5 Golden Globe nominees who grew up in the suburbs
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The Golden Globes will see some of Britain’s biggest stars go head to head for gongs as the nominations recognised a raft of UK talent.Olivia Colman and Emily Blunt are both nominated in the best actress in a comedy or musical category for their turns in The Favourite and Mary Poppins Returns respectively.Meanwhile Claire Foy will compete against Rachel Weisz in the supporting actress category for their turns in First Man and The Favourite, where Weisz will also take on her own co-star, Emma Stone.In the television section, Benedict Cumberbatch and Hugh Grant are both in the running for the best actor in a limited series or TV movie category.Cumberbatch picked up a nod for the Sky Atlantic series Patrick Melrose, while Grant was recognised for his turn as Jeremy Thorpe, who was tried and later acquitted of conspiring to murder his ex-lover, Norman Scott, while he was an MP.Grant’s co-star Ben Whishaw, who played Scott, was also nominated in the supporting category for his … [Read more...] about Olivia Colman is The Favourite as star leads British Golden Globe nominees
By Associated Press PUBLISHED: December 6, 2018 at 6:18 am | UPDATED: December 6, 2018 at 6:19 am BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the announcement of nominations for the 76th annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, California (all times local): 6:05 a.m. Adam McKay’s Dick Cheney biopic “Vice” has swooped in to lead nominations for the 76th annual Golden Globe Awards with six nods. The film narrowly edged Bradley Cooper’s tear-jerking revival “A Star Is Born,” the interracial road-trip drama “Green Book” and the period romp “The Favourite.” Few saw the resounding success of “Vice” coming. The Annapurna Pictures release, starring Christian Bale as the former vice president, is a highly critical portrait of the former vice president. It was nominated in the Globes’ best comedy or musical film category. The show splits best film honorees into drama and comedy or musical categories. Lady … [Read more...] about The Latest: ‘Vice’ leads Golden Globe nominees with 6 nods
golden globes By Spencer Perry ON December 6, 2018 The 76th Golden Globe nominees revealed! The nominations for the 76th annual Golden Globe Awards were announced this morning from the Beverly Hilton Hotel by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. Actors Terry Crews, Danai Gurira, Leslie Mann and Christian Slate revealed the nominees live. Sandra Oh and Andy Samberg will co-host the Golden Globes next year. The three-hour telecast will air live on NBC coast to coast Sunday, January 6 at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT from The Beverly Hilton. The Golden Globes serve as the official kickoff to the 2019 awards season. Winners in 25 categories — 14 in film and 11 in television — are voted on by the HFPA. The full 76th Golden Globe nominees include: Best Motion Picture – Drama Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy Best Performance by an Actress in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy … [Read more...] about The 76th Golden Globe Nominees Revealed!
76th annual golden globe awards golden globes Movie News tv news By Kylie Hemmert ON December 4, 2018 Terry Crews, Danai Gurira and more to announce Golden Globe nominees Terry Crews (Brooklyn Nine-Nine), Danai Gurira (Black Panther), Leslie Mann (Blockers), Christian Slater (Mr. Robot) and Golden Globe Ambassador Isan Elba will be announcing the nominees of the 76th Annual Golden Globe Awards on December 6, 2018, from the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) will also be making a major announcement about the Golden Globes at the press conference prior to revealing this year’s nominees. The 76th Annual Golden Globe Awards ceremony will air LIVE coast to coast on NBC Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019 from 5-8 p.m. PT/8-11 p.m. ET from The Beverly Hilton. RELATED: The 75th Golden Globe Awards Winners and Nominees The HFPA will livestream the 2019 Golden Globe nominations exclusively from the official Golden Globes … [Read more...] about Terry Crews, Danai Gurira and more to announce Golden Globe nominees