Going into the 2018 Golden Globes, there appeared to be some clear-cut winners, despite the award show’s penchant for doing things differently or unexpectedly.
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SNUB: “Get Out”
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SURPRISE: “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”
In truth, maybe it’s a surprise from the outside, but Martin McDonagh’s film was said to be the group’s overall favorite film this year and that held true to the end. Still, “The Shape of Water” (Variety‘s pick to win) and “The Post” were formidable competition, the former picking up the director prize. Ultimately, though, the HFPA showered “Three Billboards” with love: four awards in total, knocking out some of the season’s strongest players along the way.
SNUB: Female Storytellers
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SURPRISE: “This is Me” From “The Greatest Showman”
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SNUB: “Call Me By Your Name”
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SNUB: “The Post”
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Christopher Nolan’s ambitious, sprawling World War II film was an early contender, but despite its impressive cinematography and direction, smaller, more personal stories like “Lady Bird” and “Three Billboards” ended up grabbing the spotlight.
SURPRISE: Aziz Ansari
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SURPRISE: Rachel Brosnahan
Even though Variety did predict she would win, some may have still been surprised to hear Rachel Brosnahan‘s name called for comedy/music series actress. After all, she was one of three women (“SMILF’s” Frankie Shaw, “GLOW’s” Alison Brie and “Better Things'” Mobile maria casino mobile poker no deposit bonus uk giving the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. — who loves to honor an ingenue — a tough call to make. There were strong cases made for all on the ballot — including “Insecure’s” Issa Rae, who was previously nominated but would have been a first time winner, as well. Amazon’s leading lady proved to prevail, though, as did the series overall in the TV comedy category.
— Pat Saperstein contributed to this report