Golden Globes 2019: Genre underperforms with three wins; Black Panther fails to accumulate any gold


The 76th Golden Globes weren’t sort to style tasks, awarding solely three wins to Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (Best Animated Feature), First Man (Best Original Score, Justin Hurwitz), and Killing Eve (Best Actress Drama, Sandra Oh). 

The greatest heartbreak of the night was the truth that Marvel Studios’ Black Panther took house no awards, regardless of being nominated for Best Drama Picture, Best Original Song (“All the Stars”), and Best Score (Ludwig Göransson).

In the top, Queen/Freddie Mercury biopic, Bohemian Rhapsody stunned everybody by taking house the highest Drama prize of the night.

Directed by Ryan Coogler, the movie made historical past by being the primary superhero characteristic to be nominated for a Drama Golden Globe, a improvement that had many hoping that it will go on to snag Oscar gold. While that is nonetheless very attainable, the whole lack of wins is just not an excellent omen for the Academy Awards (to be held February 24).

Another Disney-owned film, Mary Poppins Returns, additionally didn’t win something, regardless of nominations for Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy (Emily Blunt), Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy (Lin-Manuel Miranda), Best Original Score – Motion Picture (Marc Shaiman), and Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy. However, the gathered viewers erupted right into a standing ovation when Dick Van Dyke arrived onstage with Blunt to speak a little bit in regards to the movie.

Some of the opposite main snubs included NBC’s The Good Place, HBO’s Westworld, Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale, TNT’s The Alienist, Starz’s Outlander, and Amazon’s Homecoming.

Unfortunately, Kristen Bell, Thandie Newton, Elisabeth Moss, Yvonne Strahovski, Daniel Brühl, Caitriona Balfe, and Julia Roberts weren’t rewarded for his or her style performances in 2018. 

While First Man took house Best Score, Claire Foy misplaced out on Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture for her portrayal of Neil Armstrong’s spouse, Janet. On that rating (no pun supposed), John Krasinski’s A Quiet Place (Marco Beltrami) and Wes Anderson’s Isle of Dogs (Alexandre Desplat) didn’t win the musically-centric Golden Globe.

Acclaimed actor, Jeff Bridges, acquired the Cecil B. DeMille Award for lifetime achievement due to his prolific involvement in iconic options like Tron (the primary film to make use of intensive CGI) and the primary Iron Man, which kicked off your entire MCU.

When Harrison Ford confirmed up after to current the subsequent award, he obtained an enormous chortle upon saying: “Nobody advised me I needed to observe Jeff Bridges.”

Other highlights of the awards ceremony embody: An alternate model of the Walmart grocery pick-up advert that included Fred Flinstone and Cinderella’s pumpkin carriage; William H. Macy’s Arrival parody Pepsi industrial; and an HBO trailer that confirmed new footage of Game of Thrones‘ eighth season and Damon Lindelof’s Watchmen sequence.


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