Awards Roundup: Golden Globe & Grammy Nominations, Critics Choice Awards

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Golden Globe noms are out. As i’ve regularly said, the Globes I think are my favorite Award show because it mixes both TV and Movies, but still in a highbrow way.

The Nominations:

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama
Amy Adams, Arrival
Jessica Chastain, Miss Sloane
Isabelle Huppert, Elle
Ruth Negga, Loving
Natalie Portman, Jackie

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama
Casey Affleck, Manchester by the Sea
Joel Edgerton, Loving
Andrew Garfield, Hacksaw Ridge
Viggo Mortensen, Captain Fantastic
Denzel Washington, Fences

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy
Annette Bening, 20th Century Women
Lily Collins, Rules Don’t Apply
Hailee Steinfeld, The Edge of Seventeen
Emma Stone, La La Land
Meryl Streep, Florence Foster Jenkins

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy
Colin Farrell, Lobster
Ryan Gosling, La La Land
Hugh Grant, Florence Foster Jenkins
Jonah Hill, War Dogs
Ryan Reynolds, Deadpool

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in Any Motion Picture
Viola Davis, Fences
Naomie Harris, Moonlight
Nicole Kidman, Lion
Octavia Spencer, Hidden Figures
Michelle Williams, Manchester by the Sea

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in Any Motion Picture
Mahershala Ali, Moonlight
Jeff Bridges, Hell or High Water
Simon Helberg, Florence Foster Jenkins
Dev Patel, Lion
Aaron Taylor Johnson, Nocturnal Animals

Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy
20th Century Women
Deadpool
Florence Foster Jenkins
La La Land
Sing Street

Best Motion Picture – Drama
Hacksaw Ridge
Hell or High Water
Lion
Manchester by the Sea
Moonlight

Best Motion Picture – Animated
Strings
Moana
My Life as a Zucchini
Sing Trolls
Zootopia

Best Motion Picture – Foreign Language
Divines
Elle
Neruda
The Salesman
Toni Erdmann

Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series – Drama
Caitriona Balfe, Outlander
Claire Foy, The Crown
Keri Russell, Americans
Winona Ryder, Stranger Things
Evan Rachel Wood, Westworld

Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Drama
Rami Malek, Mr. Robot
Billy Bob Thornton, Goliath
Bob Odenkirk, Better Call Saul
Matthew Rhys, The Americans
Liev Schreiber, Ray Donovan

Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series – Musical or Comedy
Rachel Bloom, My Crazy Ex-Girlfriend
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep
Sarah Jessica Parker, Divorce
Issa Rae, Insecure
Gina Rodriguez, Jane the Virgin
Tracy Ellis Ross, Black-ish

Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Musical or Comedy
Aziz Ansari, Master of None
Gael Garcia Bernal, Mozart in the Jungle
Rob Lowe, The Grinder
Patrick Stewart, Blunt Talk
Jeffrey Tambor, Transparent

Best Performance by an Actress in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Felicity Huffman, American Crime
Riley Keough, The Girlfriend Experience
Sarah Paulson, People v. O.J. Simpson
Charlotte Rampling, London Spy
Kerry Washington, Confirmation

Best Performance by an Actor in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Riz Ahmed, The Night Of
Bryan Cranston, All the Way
John Turturro, The Night Of
Tom Hiddleston, Night Manager

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series, or Motion Picture made for Television
Olivia Colman, The Night Manager
Lena Headey, Game of Thrones
Chrissy Metz, This Is Us
Mandy Moore, This Is Us
Thandie Newton, Westworld

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series, or Motion Picture made for Television
Sterling K. Brown – The People v. O.J. Simpson
Hugh Laurie – The Night Manager
John Lithgow – The Crown
Christian Slater – Mr. Robot
John Travolta – The People v. O.J. Simpson

Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy
Atlanta
Blackish
Mozart in the Jungle
Transparent

Best Television Series – Drama
The Crown
Game of Thrones
Stranger Things
This Is Us
Westworld

Best Television Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
American Crime
The Dresser
The Night Manager
The Night Of
The People vs. OJ Simpson

Best Screenplay – Motion Picture
Damien Chazelle, La La Land
Tom Ford, Nocturnal Animals
Barry Jenkins, Moonlight
Kenneth Lonergan, Manchester by the Sea
Taylor Sheridan, Hell or High Water

Best Original Song – Motion Picture
“Can’t Stop the Feeling,” Trolls
“City of Stars,” La La Land
“Faith,” Sing
“Gold,” Gold
“How Far I’ll Go,” Moana

Best Original Score – Motion Picture
Moonlight
La La Land
Arrival
Lion
Hidden Figures

Best Director – Motion Picture
Damien Chazelle, La La Land
Tom Ford, Nocturnal Animals
Mel Gibson, Hacksaw Ridge
Barry Jenkins, Moonlight
Kenneth Lonergan, Manchester by the Sea

My fast judgments:  Most of my thoughts are going to be about TV as I havent seen most of the movies (but im really looking forward to)

  • This is Us got nominated! its such a wonderful show
  • I love 4 out of the 5 drama series: The Crown, Game of Thrones, Stranger Things, This Is Us, that usually never happens
  • really like that Caitriona Balfe from Outlander was nominated
  • I love Mozart in the Jungle  and im happy that its still getting the love
  • I just saw Moana over the weekend and was obsessed, I was not surprised at all to see best animated and song 🙂
  • I keep getting more and more excited to see La La Land

Here are some commentary on them from other people:

The Critics Choice Awards were also yesterday here were the winners and my favorite fashion of the night:

Fashion: These were my two favorite outfits of the night:

The other greats:

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 Winners:

  • BEST ACTION MOVIE Hacksaw Ridge
  • BEST ACTING ENSEMBLE Moonlight
    BEST YOUNG ACTOR/ACTRESS Lucas Hedges – Manchester by the Sea
  • BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES Jane Krakowski – Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
  • BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES Louie Anderson – Baskets
  • BEST SCI-FI/HORROR MOVIE Arrival
  • BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM Elle
  • BEST ACTOR IN AN ACTION MOVIE Andrew Garfield – Hacksaw Ridge
  • BEST ACTRESS IN AN ACTION MOVIE Margot Robbie – Suicide Squad
  • BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY Eric Heisserer – Arrival
  • BEST ACTOR IN A MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION OR LIMITED SERIES Courtney B. Vance – The People v. O.J. Simpson
  • BEST ACTRESS IN A MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION OR LIMITED SERIES Sarah Paulson – The People v. O.J. Simpson
  • BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES Thandie Newton – Westworld BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES John Lithgow – The Crown
  • BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY Linus Sandgren – La La Land
  • BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN La La Land
  • BEST EDITING Tom Cross – La La Land
  • BEST SCORE Justin Hurwitz – La La Land
  • BEST COSTUME DESIGN Madeline Fontaine – Jackie
  • BEST HAIR & MAKEUP Jackie
  • BEST VISUAL EFFECTS The Jungle Book
  • SPECIAL AWARD: Entertainment Weekly Presents Entertainer of the Year Ryan Reynolds
  • BEST ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES Donald Glover – Atlanta
  • BEST ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES
    Kate McKinnon – Saturday Night Live
  • BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR Mahershala Ali – Moonlight
  • BEST ANIMATED FEATURE Zootopia
  • BEST ACTRESS IN A COMEDY Meryl Streep – Florence Foster Jenkins
  • BEST ACTOR IN A COMEDY Ryan Reynolds – Deadpool
  • SPECIAL AWARD: First Annual #SeeHer Award Viola Davis
  • BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION OR LIMITED SERIES Sterling K. Brown – The People v. O.J. Simpson
  • BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION OR
    LIMITED SERIES Regina King – American Crime
  • BEST GUEST PERFORMER IN A COMEDY SERIES Alec Baldwin – Saturday Night Live
  • BEST GUEST PERFORMER IN A DRAMA SERIES Jeffrey Dean Morgan – The Walking Dead
  • BEST SONG City of Stars – La La Land
  • BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY Damien Chazelle – La La Land (TIE) Kenneth Lonergan – Manchester by the Sea (TIE)
  • BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS Viola Davis – Fences
  • BEST MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION OR LIMITED SERIES The People v. O.J. Simpson
  • BEST STRUCTURED REALITY SERIES Shark Tank
  • BEST UNSTRUCTURED REALITY SERIES Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown
  • BEST REALITY COMPETITION SERIES The Voice
  • BEST REALITY SHOW HOST Anthony Bourdain – Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown
  • BEST TALK SHOW The Late Late Show with James Corden
  • BEST ANIMATED SERIES BoJack Horseman
  • BEST DIRECTOR Damien Chazelle – La La Land
  • BEST COMEDY Deadpool
  • BEST ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES Evan Rachel Wood – Westworld
  • BEST ACTRESS Natalie Portman – Jackie
  • BEST ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES Bob Odenkirk – Better Call Saul
  • BEST ACTOR Casey Affleck – Manchester by the Sea
  • BEST DRAMA SERIES Game of Thrones
  • BEST COMEDY SERIES Silicon Valley
  • BEST PICTURE La La Land

And because why not make it an all-inclusive award show post, here are the Grammy Nominations that were announced last week, along with some commentary

Album of the Year
Adele, 25
Beyoncé, Lemonade
Justin Bieber, Purpose
Drake, Views
Sturgill Simpson, A Sailor’s Guide to Earth

Song of the Year
Beyoncé, “Formation”
Adele, “Hello”
Mike Posner, “I Took a Pill in Ibiza”
Justin Bieber, “Love Yourself”
Lukas Graham, “7 Years”

Record of the Year
Adele, “Hello”
Beyoncé, “Formation”
Lukas Graham, “7 years”
Rihanna feat. Drake, “Work”
Twenty One Pilots, “Stressed Out”

Best New Artist
Kelsea Ballerini
Chance the Rapper
Maren Morris
The Chainsmokers
Anderson .Paak

Best Pop Solo Performance
Adele, “Hello”
Beyoncé, “Hold Up”
Justin Bieber, “Love Yourself”
Kelly Clarkson, “Piece by Piece” (Idol Version)
Ariana Grande, “Dangerous Woman”

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance
The Chainsmokers feat. Halsey, “Closer”
Lukas Graham, “7 years”
Rihanna feat. Drake, “Work”
Sia feat. Sean Paul, “Cheap Thrills”
Twenty One Pilots, “Stressed Out”

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album
Andrea Bocelli, Cinema
Bob Dylan, Fallen Angels
Josh Groban, Stages Live
Willie Nelson, Summertime: Willie Nelson Sings Gershwin
Barbra Streisand, Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway

Best Pop Vocal Album
Adele, 25
Justin Bieber, Purpose
Ariana Grande, Dangerous Woman
Demi Lovato, Confident
Sia, This Is Acting

Best Dance Recording
Bob Moses, “Tearing Me Up”
The Chainsmokers feat. Daya, “Don’t Let Me Down”
Flume feat. Kai, “Never Be Like You”
Riton feat. Kah-Lo, “Rinse & Repeat”
Sofi Tukker, “Drinkee”

Best Dance/Electronic Album
Flume, Skin
Jean-Michael Jarre, Electronica 1: The Time Machine
Tycho, Epoch
Underworld, Barbara, Barbara, We Face a Shining Future
Louie Vega, Louie Vega Starring…XXVIII

Best Rap Performance
Chance the Rapper featuring Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz, “No Problem”
Desiigner, “Panda”
Drake featuring The Throne, “Pop Style”
Fat Joe & Remy Ma feat. French Montana & Infared, “All the Way Up”
ScHoolboy Q feat. Kanye West, “That Part”

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
Beyonce feat. Kendrick Lamar, “Freedom”
Drake, “Hotline Bling”
D.R.A.M. feat. Lil Yachty, “Broccoli”
Kanye West feat. Chance The Rapper, Kelly Price, Kirk Franklin & The-Dream, “Ultralight Beam”
Kanye West feat. Rihanna, “Famous”

Best Rap Song
Joseph Cartagena, Edward Davadi, Shandel Green, Karim Kharbouch, Andre Christopher Lyon, Reminisce Mackie & Marcello Valenzano, songwriters (Fat Joe & Remy Ma Featuring French Montana & Infared), “All the Way Up”

Chancelor Bennett, Ross Birchard, Ernest Brown, Andrew Dawson, Kasseem Dean, Mike Dean, Noah Goldstein, Kejuan Muchita, Patrick Reynolds, Kanye West & Cydel Young, songwriters (Kanye West featuring Rihanna), “Famous”

Aubrey Graham & Paul Jefferies, songwriters (Drake), “Hotline Bling”

Chancelor Bennett, Dwayne Carter & Tauheed Epps, songwriters (Chance The Rapper Featuring Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz), “No Problem”

Chancelor Bennett, Kasseem Dean, Mike Dean, Kirk Franklin, Noah Goldstein, Samuel Griesemer, Terius Nash, Jerome Potter, Kelly Price, Nico “Donnie Trumpet” Segal, Derek Watkins, Kanye West & Cydel Young, songwriters (Kanye West Featuring Chance The Rapper, Kelly Price, Kirk Franklin & The-Dream), “Ultralight Beam”

Best Rap Album
Chance the Rapper, Coloring Book
De La Soul, And the Anonymous Nobody
DJ Khaled, Major Key
Drake, Views
ScHoolboy Q, Blank Face LP
Kanye West, The Life of Pablo

Best Country Solo Performance
Brandy Clark, “Love Can Go to Hell”
Miranda Lambert, “Vice”
Maren Morris, “My Church”
Carrie Underwood, “Church Bells”
Keith Urban, “Blue Ain’t Your Color”

Best Country Duo/Group Performance
Dierks Bentley feat. Elle King, “Different for Girls”
Brothers Osborne, “21 Summer”
Kenny Chesney & P!nk, “Setting the World on Fire”
Pentatonix feat. Dolly Parton, “Jolene”
Chris Young with Cassadee Pope, “Think of You”

Best Country Song
Clint Lagerberg, Hillary Lindsey & Steven Lee Olsen, songwriters (Keith Urban), “Blue Ain’t Your Color”
Sean Douglas, Thomas Rhett & Joe Spargur, songwriters (Thomas Rhett), “Die a Happy Man”
Lori McKenna, songwriter (Tim McGraw), “Humble and Kind”
busbee & Maren Morris, songwriters (Maren Morris), “My Church”
Miranda Lambert, Shane McAnally & Josh Osborne, songwriters (Miranda Lambert), “Vice”

Best Country Album
Brandy Clark, Big Day in a Small Town
Loretta Lynn, Full Circle
Maren Morris, Hero
Sturgill Simpson, A Sailor’s Guide to Earth
Keith Urban, Ripcord

Best Rock Performance
Alabama Shakes, “Joe (Live From Austin City Limits)”
Beyoncé feat. Jack White, “Don’t Hurt Yourself”
David Bowie, “Blackstar”
Disturbed, “The Sound of Silence (Live on Conan)”
Twenty One Pilots, “Heathens”

Best Metal Performance
Baroness, “Shock Me”
Gojira, “Silvera”
Korn, “Rotting in Vain”
Megadeth, “Dystopia”
Periphery, “The Price Is Wrong”

Best Rock Song
David Bowie, songwriter (David Bowie), “Blackstar”
Radiohead songwriters (Radiohead), “Burn the Witch”
James Hetfield & Lars Ulrich, songwriters (Metallica), “Hardwired”
Tyler Joseph, songwriter (Twenty One Pilots), “Heathens”
Rich Meyer, Ryan Meyer & Johnny Stevens, songwriters (Highly Suspect), “My Name Is Human”

Best Rock Album
Blink-182, California
Cage the Elephant, Tell Me I’m Pretty
Gojira, Magma
Panic! at the Disco, Death of a Bachelor
Weezer, Weezer

Best Alternative Music Album
Bon Iver, 22, A Million
David Bowie, Blackstar
PJ Harvey, The Hope Six Demolition Project
Iggy Pop, Post Pop Depression
Radiohead, A Moon Shaped Pool

Best R&B Performance
BJ the Chicago Kid, “Turnin’ Me Up”
Ro James, “Permission”
Musiq Soulchild, “I Do”
Rihanna, “Needed Me”
Solange, “Cranes in the Sky”

Best Traditional R&B Performance
William Bell, “The Three of Me”
BJ the Chicago Kid, “Woman’s World”
Fantasia, “Sleeping With the One I Love”
Lalah Hathaway, “Angel”
Jill Scott, “Can’t Wait”

Best R&B Song
J. Brathwaite, Aubrey Graham & Noah Shebib, songwriters (PartyNextDoor Featuring Drake)
Exchange by Michael Hernandez & Bryson Tiller, songwriters (Bryson Tiller), “Come See Me”
by Jeff Bhasker, Robyn Fenty, John-Nathan Glass & Natalia Noemi, songwriters (Rihanna), “Kiss It Better”
Hod David & Musze, songwriters (Maxwell), “Lake by the Ocean”
Magnus August Høiberg, Benjamin Levin & Daystar Peterson, songwriters (Tory Lanez), “Luv”

Best Urban Contemporary Album
Beyonce, Lemonade
Gallant, Ology
King, We Are King
Anderson .Paak, Malibu
Rihanna, Anti

Best R&B Album
BJ the Chicago Kid, In My Mind
Lalah Hathaway, Lalah Hathaway Live
Terrace Martin, Velvet Portraits
Mint Condition, Healing Season
Mya, Smoove Jones

Best Music Video
Beyonce, “Formation”
Leon Bridges, “River”
Coldplay, “Up & Up”
Jamie XX, “Gosh”
OK Go, “Upside Down & Inside Out”

Best Music Film
Steve Aoki; Justin Krook, video director; Brent Almond, Matt Colon, David Gelb, Ryan Kavanaugh, Happy Walters & Matthew Weaver, video producers, “I’ll Sleep When I’m Dead”
(The Beatles); Ron Howard, video director; Brian Grazer, Ron Howard, Scott Pascucci & Nigel Sinclair, video producers, “The Beatles: Eight Days a Week The Touring Years”
Beyonce; Beyoncé Knowles Carter & Kahlil Joseph, video directors; Beyoncé Knowles Carter, video producer, “Lemonade”
Yo-Yo Ma & The Silk Road Ensemble, Morgan Neville, video director; Caitrin Rogers, video producer, “The Music of Strangers”
(Various Artists); George J. Flanigen IV, video director; John Burke & Lindsey Clark, video producers, “American Saturday Night: Live from the Grand Old Opry”

Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media
Various Artists, Amy
Miles Davis & Various Artists, Miles Ahead
Various Artists, Straight Outta Compton
Various Artists, Suicide Squad (Collector’s Edition)
Various Artists, Vinyl: The Essentials Season 1

Best Score/Soundtrack for Visual Media
Thimas Newman, composer, Bridge of Spies
Ennio Morricone, composer, Quentin Tarantino’s The Hateful Eight
Alva Noto & Ryuichi Sakamoto, composers, The Revenant
John Williams, Composer, Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Kyle Dixon & Michael Stein, composers, Stranger Things Volume 1
Kyle Dixon & Michael Stein, composers, Stranger Things Volume 2

Best Song Written for Visual Media
Max Martin, Shellback & Justin Timberlake, songwriters (Justin Timberlake, Anna Kendrick, Gwen Stefani, James Corden, Zooey Deschanel, Walt Dohrn, Ron Funches, Caroline Hjelt, Aino Jawo, Christopher Mintz-Plasse & Kunal Nayyar), “Can’t Stop the Feeling!”
Tyler Joseph, songwriter (Twenty One Pilots), “Heathens”
Oscar Holter, Max Martin, P!nk & Shellback, songwriters (P!nk), “Just Like Fire”
Shamann Cooke, Sonny Moore & William Roberts, songwriters (Skrillex & Rick Ross), “Purple Lamborghini”
Mikkel S. Eriksen, Sia Furler & Tor Erik Hermansen, songwriters (Shakira), “Try Everything”
Peter Gabriel, songwriter (Peter Gabriel), “The Veil”

Best Spoken Word Album
Amy Schumer, The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo
Carol Burnett, In Such Good Company: Eleven Years of Laughter, Mayhem, and Fun in the Sandbox
Patti Smith, M Train
Tom DeSavia, John Doe, Scott Sherratt & Dan Zitt, producers, Under the Big Black Sun: A Personal History of L.A. Punk (Joe Doe with Tom DeSavia)
Elvis Costello, Unfaithful Music & Disappearing Ink

Best Comedy Album
David Cross, ...America…Great…
Margaret Cho, Maerican Myth
Tig Notaro, Boyish Girl Interrupted
Amy Schumer, Live at the Apollo
Patton Oswalt, Talking Over Clapping

Best Musical Theater Album
Carmen Cusack, principal soloist; Jay Alix, Peter Asher & Una Jackman, producers; Steve Martin, composer; Edie Brickell, composer & lyricist (Original Broadway Cast), Bright Star
Cynthia Erivo & Jennifer Hudson, principal soloists; Stephen Bray, Van Dean, Frank Filipetti, Roy Furman, Scott Sanders & Jhett Tolentino, producers (Stephen Bray, Brenda Russell & Allee Willis, composers/lyricists) (New Broadway Cast), The Color Purple
Danny Burstein, principal soloist; Louise Gund, David Lai & Ted Sperling, producers (Jerry Bock, composer; Sheldon Harnick, lyricist) (2016 Broadway Cast), Fiddler on the Roof
Killian Donnelly & Matt Henry, principal soloists; Sammy James, Jr., Cyndi Lauper, Stephen Oremus & William Wittman, producers (Cyndi Lauper, composer & lyricist) (Original West End Cast), Kinky Boots
Jessie Mueller, principal soloist; Neal Avron, Sara Bareilles & Nadia DiGiallonardo, producers; Sara Bareilles, composer & lyricist (Original Broadway Cast), Waitress

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