Golden Globe Predictions

Golden Globe Predictions

Best Picture (Drama)

  • Hacksaw Ridge
  • Hell or High Water
  • Lion
  • Manchester by the Sea
  • Moonlight

Prediction: Given its well-deserved buzz and the type of movies HFPA likes to award, Moonlight will win. Honorable mentions go to Lion and Hell or High Water (loved all three movies equally)

Best Picture (Musical or Comedy)

  • Deadpool
  • Florence Foster Jenkins
  • La La Land
  • Sing Street
  • 20th Century Women

Prediction: Without a doubt La La Land will win, although I would love to see Sing Street or Deadpool cause an upset.

Best Director

  • Damien Chazelle, La La Land
  • Tom Ford, Nocturnal Animals
  • Mel Gibson, Hacksaw Ridge
  • Barry Jenkins, Moonlight
  • Kenneth Lonergan, Manchester by the Sea

Prediction: Lonegan for his beautiful coming of age story in Moonlight

Best Actor, Movie (Drama)

  • Casey Affleck, Manchester by the Sea
  • Joel Edgerton, Loving
  • Andrew Garfield, Hacksaw Ridge
  • Viggo Mortensen, Captain Fantastic
  • Denzel Washington, Fences

Prediction: Affleck will hands down win this category and probably sweep through to the Oscars.

Best Actor, Movie (Comedy)

  • Colin Farrell, The Lobster
  • Ryan Gosling, La La Land
  • Hugh Grant, Florence Foster Jenkins
  • Jonah Hill, War Dogs
  • Ryan Reynolds, Deadpool

Prediction: Hands down Ryan Gosling for his piano-playing, singing and dancing role but would love to see Colin Farrell sweep in for a surprise win.

Best Actress, Movie (Drama)

  • Amy Adams, Arrival
  • Jessica Chastain, Miss Sloane
  • Isabelle Huppert, Elle
  • Ruth Negga, Loving
  • Natalie Portman, Jackie

Prediction:  There is absolutely no doubt Portman will win.  Anyone else would be high way robbery. Her epic performance will sweep the category.

Best Actress, Movie (Comedy)

  • Annette Bening, 20th CenturyWomen
  • Lily Collins, Rules Don't Apply
  • Hailee Steinfeld, The Edge of Seventeen
  • Emma Stone, La La Land
  • Meryl Streep, Florence Foster Jenkins

Prediction:  Emma Stone will easily walk away but honorable mention to Bening for a great performance.

Best Supporting Actor (Movie)

  • Mahershala Ali, Moonlight
  • Jeff Bridges, Hell or High Water
  • Simon Helberg, Florence Foster Jenkins
  • Dev Patel, Lion
  • Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Nocturnal Animals

Prediction: Hands down Ali for a brief but beautiful portrayal of a compassionate drug dealer

Best Supporting Actress, Movie

  • Viola Davis, Fences
  • Naomie Harris, Moonlight
  • Nicole Kidman, Lion
  • Octavia Spencer, Hidden Figures
  • Michelle Williams, Manchester by the Sea

Prediction: Michelle Williams for her gut-wrenching role but honorable mention to Viola Davis.

Golden Globes Results

Golden Globes Results

Critics Choice Awards Winners

Critics Choice Awards Winners