Adam McKay's Dick Cheney biopic Vice swooped in to lead nominations for the 76th annual Golden Globe Awards, narrowly edging Bradley Cooper's tear-jerking revival A Star Is Born, the interracial road-trip drama Green Book, and the period romp The Favourite.
And to prove how perspicacious the Hollywood Foreign Press can be, it awarded Sacha Baron Cohen a stealth nod for best actor in comedy series for Showtime's "Who Is America?", presenting a threat to Douglas, Donald Glover ("Atlanta"), Jim Carrey ("Kidding") and this year's Emmy victor Bill Hader ("Barry").
The industry's biggest attractions, however, have faced ingrained skepticism from Oscar voters, which explains the "popular film" trial balloon, which many saw as an act of desperation and pandering meant to mollify ABC, the network that televises the awards, after a sizable dip in last year's ratings.
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Pat Roberts of Kansas, a former chair of the Senate Intelligence Committee, also voted no on advancing the resolution. He said finding a compromise will be hard because some lawmakers don't want to tie Yemen to the Khashoggi killing.
The Golden Globes, chosen by the small Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA), the first major ceremony in Hollywood's long awards season, will be handed out at a ceremony in Beverly Hills on Jan 6.
Samberg won two Golden Globes in 2014 for Brooklyn Nine-Nine, for best comedy actor and as a producer.
But the Globes also didn't nominate any of the year's acclaimed female filmmakers for best director, and none of the 10 best picture nominees were helmed by a woman.
Comedy Series: Barry, The Good Place, Kidding, The Kominsky Method, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. Oh is the first person of color to emcee the show. The news comes a day after Kevin Hart was tapped to host the 91st Oscars, in a time when awards show ratings are down across the board. The Golden Globes led NBC to the nightlong win in total viewers despite National Football League playoff competition.
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Central to that contest will be India's captain Virat Kohli , whom Head has seen up close as a team-mate in the IPL. Australian batsman Nielsen also appreciated Kohli after the wicket, Nielsen tapped Kohli's shoulder.
Ryan Gosling: Gosling has previously been nominated for five Golden Globes.
For his work on "SNL", Samberg earned an Emmy Award and six additional nominations.
Gaga was not only nominated, but won Best Actress in a Limited Series or TV Movie for her role as The Countess in American Horror Story: Hotel, adding an impressive line to her lengthy resume. His cop comedy "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" makes its NBC premiere - after five seasons on Fox - on January 10, just four days after the Globes.
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City, who are yet to lose a match in the Premier League so far this term, now top the league table with 38 points from 14 games. The two had come up against each other last month wherein the Citizens emerged victorious 3-1.