ByGenevieve Van Voorhis, writer at Creators.co
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Genevieve Van Voorhis

The 2017 award season is almost upon us, and what better way to bid farewell to the dumpster fire known as 2016 than to think about the most poignant and important movies from the last year? The Critics Choice Awards have already come and gone, which means now it's time to make way for the big leagues... starting with the 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards.

Jimmy Fallon will host this year's Golden Globes on January 8, 2017. And the nominees are...

Best Motion Picture - Drama

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

Best Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy

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

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama

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

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama

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

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy

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

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy

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

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in any Motion Picture

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

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in any Motion Picture

  • Mahershala Ali, Moonlight
  • Dev Patel, Lion
  • Jeff Bridges, Hell or High Water
  • Simon Helberg, Florence Foster Jenkins
  • Michael Shannon, Nocturnal Animals

Best Director - Motion Picture

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

Best Screenplay - Motion Picture

  • Manchester by the Sea
  • Moonlight
  • La La Land
  • Nocturnal Animals
  • Hell or High Water

Best Motion Picture - Animated

  • Kubo and the Two Stings
  • Moana
  • My Life as Zucchini
  • Sing
  • Zootopia

Best Motion Picture - Foreign Language

  • Divines, France
  • Elle, France
  • Neruda, Chile
  • The Salesman, Iran/France
  • Toni Erdmann, Germany

Best Original Score - Motion Picture

  • Moonlight
  • La La Land
  • Arrival
  • Lion
  • Hidden Figures

Best Original Song - Motion Picture

  • "Can't Stop the Feeling," Trolls
  • "City of Stars," La La Land
  • "Faith," Sing
  • "Gold," Gold
  • "How Far I'll Go," Moana

Best Television Series - Drama

  • Game of Thrones (HBO)
  • Stranger Things (Netflix)
  • The Crown (Netflix)
  • Westworld (HBO)
  • This Is Us (NBC)

Best Television Series - Musical or Comedy

  • Atlanta (FX)
  • Black-ish (ABC)
  • Mozart in the Jungle (Amazon)
  • Transparent (Amazon)
  • Veep (HBO)

Best Television Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television

  • The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story (FX)
  • The Night Manager (AMC)
  • The Night Of (HBO)
  • The Dresser (Starz)
  • American Crime (ABC)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Limited Series or a Motion Picture Made for Television

  • Sarah Paulson, The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story (FX)
  • Felicity Huffman, American Crime (ABC)
  • Kerry Washington, Confirmation (HBO)
  • Riley Keough, The Girlfriend Experience (Starz)
  • Charlotte Rampling, London Sky (BBC)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Limited Series or a Motion Picture Made for Television

  • Riz Ahmed, The Night Of (HBO)
  • Bryan Cranston, All the Way (HBO)
  • Tom Hiddleston, The Night Manager (AMC)
  • John Turturro, The Night Of (HBO)
  • Courtney B. Vance, The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story (FX)

Best Performance by an Actress In A Television Series - Drama

  • Winona Ryder, Stranger Things (Netflix)
  • Claire Foy, The Crown (Netflix)
  • Evan Rachel Wood, Westworld (HBO)
  • Caitriona Balfe, Outlander (Starz)
  • Keri Russell, The Americans (FX)

Best Performance by an Actor In A Television Series - Drama

  • Rami Malek, Mr. Robot (USA)
  • Matthew Rhys, The Americans (FX)
  • Bob Odenkirk, Better Call Saul (AMC)
  • Billy Bob Thornton, Goliath (Amazon)
  • Liev Schrieber, Ray Donovan (Showtime)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy

  • Julia Louis-Dreyfuss, Veep (HBO)
  • Issa Rae, Insecure (HBO)
  • Rachel Bloom, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend (CW)
  • Gina Rodriguez, Jane the Virgin (CW)
  • Tracee Ellis Ross, Black-ish (ABC)
  • Sarah Jessica Parker, Divorce (HBO)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy

  • Donald Glover, Atlanta (FX)
  • Gael Garcia Bernal, Mozart in the Jungle (Amazon)
  • Anthony Anderson, Black-ish (ABC)
  • Jeffrey Tambor, Transparent (Amazon)
  • Nick Nolte, Graves (Epix)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television

  • Olivia Coleman, The Night Manager (AMC)
  • Lena Headey, Game of Thrones (HBO)
  • Chrissy Metz, This Is Us (NBC)
  • Mandy Moore, This Is Us (NBC)
  • Thandie Newton, Westworld (HBO)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television

  • Sterling K. Brown, The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story (FX)
  • John Travolta, The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story (FX)
  • Hugh Laurie, The Night Manager (AMC)
  • John Lithgow, The Crown (Netflix)
  • Christian Slater, Mr. Robot (USA)

Cecil B. DeMille Award

Meryl Streep

What are your thoughts and predictions for the 2017 Golden Globes?

(Sources: Golden Globes)

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