2015 Golden Globe Awards Predictions

Uploaded on Thursday 8 January 2015


The 72nd Golden Globe Awards is upon us, and if you need some help filling out your ballot, I tried my best to predict the winners. See if I’m right on Sunday, when the Globes air on NBC at 5 p.m.


Best Motion Picture - Drama

*** Boyhood (WILL WIN)
The Imitation Game
The Theory of Everything

Best Motion Picture - Comedy/Musical

*** Birdman (WILL WIN)
The Grand Budapest Hotel
Into the Woods
St. Vincent

Best Director

Wes Anderson, The Grand Budapest Hotel
Ava DuVernay, Selma
David Fincher, Gone Girl
Alejandro González Iñárritu, Birdman
*** Richard Linklater, Boyhood (WILL WIN)

Best Actress - Drama

Jennifer Aniston, Cake
Felicity Jones, The Theory of Everything
*** Julianne Moore, Still Alice (WILL WIN)
Rosamund Pike, Gone Girl
Reese Witherspoon, Wild

Best Actor - Drama

Steve Carell, Foxcatcher
Benedict Cumberbatch, The Imitation Game
Jake Gyllenhaal, Nighcrawler
David Oyelowo, Selma
*** Eddie Redmayne, The Theory of Everything (WILL WIN)

Best Actress - Comedy

*** Amy Adams, Big Eyes (WILL WIN)
Emily Blunt, Into the Woods
Helen Mirren, The Hundred Foot Journey
Julianne Moore, Maps to the Stars
Quvenzhané Wallis, Annie

Best Actor - Comedy/Musical

Ralph Fiennes, The Grand Budapest Hotel
*** Michael Keaton, Birdman (WILL WIN)
Bill Murray, St. Vincent
Joaquin Phoenix, Inherent Vice
Christoph Waltz, Big Eyes

Best Supporting Actress

*** Patricia Arquette, Boyhood (WILL WIN)
Jessica Chastain, A Most Violent Year
Kiera Knightley, The Imitation Game
Emma Stone, Birdman
Meryl Streep, Into the Woods

Best Supporting Actor

Robert Duvall, The Judge
Ethan Hawke, Boyhood
Edward Norton, Birdman
Mark Ruffalo, Foxcatcher
*** J.K. Simmons, Whiplash (WILL WIN)

Best Screenplay Motion Picture

*** The Grand Budapest Hotel (WILL WIN)
Gone Girl
The Imitation Game

Best Foreign Film

Force Majeure Turist (Sweden)
Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem Gett (Israel)
*** Ida (Poland/Denmark) (WILL WIN)
Leviathan (Russia)
Tangerines (Estonia)

Best Animated Feature

Big Hero 6
The Book of Life
How to Train Your Dragon 2
The Boxtrolls
*** The LEGO Movie (WILL WIN)

Best Original Song – Motion Picture

Big Eyes – Big Eyes (Lana Del Ray)
*** Glory – Selma (John Legend, Common) (WILL WIN)
Mercy Is – Noah (Patty Smith, Lenny Kaye)
Opportunity – Annie
Yellow Flicker Beat – Hunger Games, Mockingjay- Part One (Lorde)

Best Original Score – Motion Picture

*** Alexandre Desplat The Imitation Game (WILL WIN)
Johan Johanson The Theory of Everything
Trent Reznor Gone Girl
Antonio Sanchez Birdman
Hans Zimmer – Interstellar


Best TV Miniseries or Movie

The Missing
*** True Detective (WILL WIN)
The Normal Heart
Olive Kitteridge

Best TV Comedy

Jane the Virgin
*** Orange Is the New Black (WILL WIN)
Silicon Valley

Best Performance Actress – TV Drama

Claire Danes – Homeland
*** Viola Davis – How to Get Away with Murder (WILL WIN)
Julianna Margulies – The Good Wife
Ruth Wilson – The Affair
Robin Wright – House of Cards

Best Performance Actor -- TV drama

Clive Owen – The Knick
Liev Schrieber – Ray Donovan
*** Kevin Spacey – House of Cards (WILL WIN)
James Spader – The Blacklist
Dominic West – The Affair

Best Supporting Actress in a series, mini-series, or TV movie

*** Uzo Aduba – Orange Is the New Black (WILL WIN)
Kathy Bates – American Horror Story: Freak Show
Joanne Frogatt – Downton Abbey
Allison Janney – Mom
Michelle Monaghan – True Detective

Best Supporting Actor in a series, mini-series, or TV movie

*** Matt Bomer, The Normal Heart (WILL WIN)
Alan Cumming, The Good Wife
Colin Hanks, Fargo
Bill Murray, Olive Kitteridge
Jon Voight, Ray Donovan

Best Actress – TV Comedy

Lena Dunham – Girls
Edie Falco – Nurse Jackie
*** Gina Rodriguez – Jane the Virgin (WILL WIN)
Julia Louis Dreyfus – Veep
Taylor Schilling – Orange Is the New Black

Best Actor – TV Comedy

Don Cheadle – House of Lies
Ricky Gervais – Derek
*** Jeffrey Tambor – Transparent (WILL WIN)
Louis C.K. – Louie
William H. Macy – Shameless


Language: English

Country: United States