Golden Globes 2019 top nominees include ‘Vice,’ ‘Versace,’ ‘A Star is Born’



Political comedy “Vice” led movie nominations for the Golden Globes on Thursday with six nods, followed by musical “A Star is Born,” historical comedy “The Favourite” and road trip movie “Green Book” with five nods apiece.
Limited FX series “The Assassination of Gianni Versace” won the most nominations in the television category with four nods.
The Golden Globes, chosen by the small Hollywood Foreign Press Association, will be handed out at a ceremony in Beverly Hills on Jan 6.


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“Vice,” a satirical look at the career of former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney, won nominations in all major categories, including for lead actor Christian Bale and director Adam McKay. The film is distributed by independent company Annapurna Pictures.

The Golden Globes are the first major ceremony in Hollywood’s long awards season, which culminates with the Oscars on Feb. 24, and many of the winners and nominees are expected to compete also for Academy Awards.
Singer Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper were both nominated in the lead actor race for their Warner Bros remake of “A Star is Born,” which also won a directing nod for Cooper and one for “Shallow” as best original song.
“Vice” will compete in the best musical or comedy race with “Crazy Rich Asians,” “Green Book,” “The Favourite” and Disney’s “Mary Poppins Returns.”

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The best film drama contest race is made up of two racial injustice movies — “If Beale Street Could Talk,” and director Spike Lee’s “BlacKkKlansman” — along with Marvel superhero movie “Black Panther,” “Bohemian Rhapsody” and “A Star is Born.”
Mexican director Alfonso Cuaron’s semi-autobiographical film “Roma,” for streaming service Netflix was nominated in the foreign language category. Among other actors getting nominations, Rami Malek was included for his performance as the late Queen frontman Freddie Mercury, along with “Mary Poppins Returns” stars Emily Blunt and Lin-Manuel Miranda.
British actress Olivia Colman was named a best actress nominee for her turn as a petulant Queen Anne in the Fox Searchlight historical romp “The Favourite,” along with supporting stars Emma Stone and Rachel Weisz.
Film nominees
BEST DRAMA
“A Star is Born””Bohemian Rhapsody””If Beale Street Could Talk””Black Panther””BlacKkKlansman”
BEST COMEDY OR MUSICAL
“Mary Poppins Returns””Crazy Rich Asians””The Favourite””Green Book””Vice”
BEST ACTOR, DRAMA
Bradley Cooper — “A Star is Born”Rami Malek — “Bohemian Rhapsody”Willem Dafoe — “At Eternity’s Gate”John David Washington — “BlacKkKlansman”Lucas Hedges — “Boy Erased”
BEST ACTRESS, DRAMA
Lady Gaga — “A Star is Born”Glenn Close — “The Wife”Melissa McCarthy — “Can You Ever Forgive Me?”Nicole Kidman — “Destroyer”Rosamund Pike — “A Private War”
BEST ACTOR, COMEDY OR MUSICAL
Christian Bale — “Vice”Lin-Manuel Miranda — “Mary Poppins Returns”Viggo Mortensen — “Green Book”Robert Redford — “The Old Man and the Gun”John C. Reilly — “Stan and Ollie”
BEST ACTRESS, COMEDY OR MUSICAL
Emily Blunt — “Mary Poppins Returns”Olivia Colman — “The Favourite”Constance Wu — “Crazy Rich Asians”Elsie Fisher — “Eighth Grade”Charlize Theron — “Tully” 
TV nominees
BEST TV DRAMA SERIES
“The Americans” — FX”Bodyguard” — Netflix”Homecoming” — Amazon Prime”Killing Eve” — BBC America”Pose” — FX
BEST TV COMEDY/MUSICAL SERIES
“Barry” — HBO”The Good Place” — NBC”Kidding” — Showtime”The Kominsky Method” — Netflix”The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” — Amazon Prime
BEST ACTOR, TV DRAMA
Jason Bateman — “Ozark”Stephen James — “Homecoming”Richard Madden — “Bodyguard”Billy Porter — “Pose”Matthew Rhys — “The Americans”
BEST ACTRESS, TV DRAMA
Caitriona Balfe — “Outlander”Elisabeth Moss — “The Handmaid’s Tale”Sandra Oh — “Killing Eve”Julia Roberts — “Homecoming”Keri Russell — “The Americans”
BEST ACTOR, TV COMEDY/MUSICAL
Bill Hader — “Barry”Michael Douglas — “The Kominsky Method”Donald Glover — “Atlanta”Jim Carrey — “Kidding”Sacha Baron Cohen — “Who Is America?”
BEST ACTRESS, TV COMEDY/MUSICAL
Kristen Bell — “The Good Place”Candice Bergen — “Murphy Brown”Alison Brie — “GLOW”Rachel Brosnahan — “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”Debra Messing — “Will & Grace”
BEST TV MOVIE OR LIMITED SERIES
“The Alienist” — TNT”Sharp Objects” — HBO”A Very English Scandal” — Amazon Prime”Escape at Dannemora” — Showtime”The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story” — FX

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