The Hollywood Foreign Press Association rocks its annual awards show after scandal and boycottsThe Golden Globes prepared for their return on Monday by showering nominations on “The Banshees of Inishrin” and “Everything Everywhere All at Once.”
The nominees for Best Picture, Drama are: “The Fablemans,” “,” “Elvis,” “Tar” and “Avatar: The Way of Water.”
The nominees for best film, comedy or musical are: “The Banshees of Inishrin,” “Everybody’s Everywhere at Once,” “Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery,” “Babylon” and “Triangle of Sadness.”
Martin McDonagh’s tale of feuding friends “The Banshees of Inishrin” led all films with eight nominations. The insane metaverse film “Everything Everywhere at Once” came in second with six nominations.
Brendan Fraser is among the nominees for Best Actor in a Drama. fraser saidShe then said that in 2003 she was touched by Philip Burke, a longtime HFPA member and former president of the organization.
“I have more history with the Hollywood Foreign Press Association than I do with the Hollywood Foreign Press Association,” Fraser told GQ in an interview published last month. “No, I will not participate.”
The Globes will air Jan. 10, with stand-up comedian Jerrod Carmichael hosting on NBC.
The Globes are trying to make a comeback this year. An investigation by the Los Angeles Times in early 2021 found that the group had no black members at the time, a revelation linked to other allegations of ethical improprieties. Many stars and studios said that they would boycott the show. Tom Cruise returned his three Globes.
Monday’s nominations were read on NBC’s “Today” show by father-daughter duo George and Mayan Lopez. NBC canceled the broadcast scheduled for January last year. Instead, the Golden Globes were held quietly at the Beverly Hilton Ballroom with no attendees, and the winners were announced on Twitter.