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NEW YORK — After a scandal and boycott sent the Hollywood Foreign Press Association into turmoil and knocked out their annual awards on television for a year, the Golden Globes are gearing up for a comeback. again on Monday by making nominations for black comedy Inisherin’s Banshees and multiverse combination Everything everywhere all at once.
The nominations were read by Mayan Lopez and Selenis Leyva on NBC’s Today morning program.
The nominations for best film, drama, are: Fabelman’s house, Top Gun: Maverick, Elvis, tar and Avatar: The path of water.
The nominations for best film, comedy or musical, are: Inisherin’s Banshees, Everything Anywhere All At Once, Glass onion: The mystery of cutlery, Babylon and Sad triangle.
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The Story of Martin McDonagh .’s Enemy Friends Inisherin’s Banshees leads all films with eight nominations, including nominations for actors Colin Farrell, Brendan Gleeson, Kerry Condon and Barry Keoghan. Existential Action Comedy by Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert Everything everywhere all at once came in second with six nominations, including one for Michelle Yeoh, Ke Huy Quan and Jamie Lee Curtis.
Among those nominated for best actor in a drama is Brendan Fraser. Fraser has said he will not attend the Golden Globes after he said he was groped by Philip Berk, a former HFPA member and former president of the organization, in 2003.
The globe will be televised on January 10, with stand-up comedian Jerrod Carmichael hosts the show.
The Golden Globes are trying to make a comeback this year. One Los Angeles Times investigation in early 2021 discovered that the group later had no Black members, a revelation that combined with other allegations of unethical conduct. Many stars and studios have said they will boycott the show. Tom Cruise returned his three Globes.
NBC last year canceled the TV show that was due to take place this past January. Instead, the Golden Globes were was held quietly in the ballroom at Beverly Hilton without any stars in attendance. The winner was announced on Twitter.