‘Succession’ dominates Golden Globe Nominations.

by | Dec 16, 2021 | All, TV News

‘Succession’ leads the pack.

Earlier this week the Golden Globes announced their nominations for the non-televised ceremony to be held on the 9th January.

Of the shows nominated in the TV categories, Succession led the way with five nominations with cast members Brian Cox, Jeremy Strong, Kieran Culkin and Sarah Snook all getting a nod whilst the show itself was included in the Best Drama Category. Another Best Drama contender, Apple TV+’s The Morning Show also featured heavily in the nominations with Jennifer Aniston getting a Best Actress nod alongside Best Supporting Actor nominees Billy Crudp and Mark Duplass. Two of Netflix’s foreign offerings; Lupin and Squid Game, also featured in the Best Drama Category with Omar Sy earning a best actor nod for his role as the charismatic thief in the former whilst Lee Jung-jae and Oh Yeong-su were nominated for the latter. Rounding off the Best Drama category was Pose, whose stars MJ Rodriguez and Billy Porter earned nods in the Best Actor and Actress categories respectively. Also contending for the dramatic actress prize will be In Treatment’sUzo Aduba and Elizabeth Moss for The Handmaid’s Tale.

The cast of Apple TV + hit ‘Ted Lasso’

Ted Lasso featured heavily in the comedy TV category netting nominations for the show itself as well as for Emmy winners Jason Sudekis, Hannah Waddingham and Brett Goldstein. Martin Short and Steve Martin both earned nominations for their roles in Only Murders in the Building whilst Elle Fanning and Nicholas Hoult were recognised for their performances in The Great. Those two shows were joined by a third Hulu offering; Reservation Dogs in the Best Comedy category alongside Hacks whose stars Jean Smart and Hannah Einbender also received nominations. Other comedy nominees include Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross for Black-ish and Issa Rae for Insecure.

Margaret Qualley in ‘Maid’

Maid and Dopesick both earned three nominations in the Best Miniseries or TV Movie category with Michael Keaton and Kaitlyn Dever received nods for the latter and mother and daughter Andie MacDowall and Margaret Qualley getting nominated for the former. Kate Winslet was the sole acting nominee for Mare of Easttown which was joined by Impeachment: American Crime Story and The Underground Railroad to contend for this category’s top prize. Other nominees in this category included WandaVision’s Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany, Scenes from a Marriage’s Oscar Isaac and Jessica Chastain and The Serpent’s Tahir Rahim. Ewan McGregor is also nominated for his Emmy-winning role in Halston as is another British star; Cynthia Erivo who has received a nod in Genius: Aretha.

The full list of nominees.

Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy

Elle Fanning in ‘The Great’

The Great, Hacks, Only Murders In The Building, Reservation Dogs, Ted Lasso

Best Television Series – Drama

MJ Rodriguez in ‘Pose’

Lupin, The Morning Show, Pose, Squid Game, Succession

Best Television Limited Series Or Motion Picture Made For Television

Michael Keaton & Kaitlyn Dever in ‘Dopesick’

Dopesick, Impeachment: American Crime Story, Maid, Mare Of Easttown, The Underground Railroad.

Best Performance By An Actor In A Television Series – Musical or Comedy

Steve Martin, Martin Short & Selena Gomez in ‘Only Murders in the Building’

Anthony Anderson, Black-ish

Nicholas Hoult, The Great

Steve Martin, Only Murders In The Building

Martin Short, Only Murders In The Building

Jason Sudeikis, Ted Lasso

Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series — Musical or Comedy

Hannah Einbender and Jean Smart in ‘Hacks’

Hannah Einbender, Hacks

Elle Fanning, The Great

Issa Rae, Insecure

Tracee Ellis Ross, black-ish

Jean Smart, Hacks

Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Drama

Jeremy Strong in ‘Succession’

Brian Cox, Succession

Lee Jung-jae, Squid Game

Billy Porter, Pose

Jeremy Strong, Succession

Omar Sy, Lupin

Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series – Drama

Uzo Aduba, In Treatment

Jennifer Aniston, The Morning Show

Christine Baranski, The Good Fight

Elisabeth Moss, The Handmaid’s Tale

Mj Rodriguez, Pose

Best Performance By An Actor In A Limited Series Or Motion Picture Made For Television

Paul Bettany, WandaVision

Oscar Isaac, Scenes From A Marriage

Michael Keaton, Dopesick

Ewan McGregor, Halston

Tahar Rahim, The Serpent

Best Performance By An Actress In A Limited Series Or Motion Picture Made For Television

Kate Winslet in ‘Mare of Easttown’

Jessica Chastain, Scenes From A Marriage

Cynthia Erivo, Genius: Aretha

Elizabeth Olsen, WandaVision

Margaret Qualley, Maid

Kate Winslet, Mare Of Easttown

Best Performance By An Actress In A Supporting Role In A Series, Limited Series Or Motion Picture Made For Television

Jennifer Coolidge ‘The White Lotus’

Jennifer Coolidge, White Lotus

Kaitlyn Dever, Dopesick

Andie MacDowell, Maid

Sarah Snook, Succession

Hannah Waddingham, Ted Lasso

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television

Billy Crudup, The Morning Show

Kieran Culkin, Succession

Mark Duplass, The Morning Show

Brett Goldstein, Ted Lasso

Oh Yeong-su, Squid Game

The winners will be announced on Sunday 9th of January in Los Angeles.

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