The Golden Globe nominations have arrived! While the nominees start optimistically practicing their speeches, it’s time for the rest of us to predict the winners. That’s right, it’s time to answer the big question: Who should win the 2016 Golden Globe for Best TV Drama? The 2016 Golden Globes nominees for best television drama were released on December 10, so out of the nominations, which series do you think should win? These five nominees were selected by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association from the scores of amazing TV shows this past year. While Game of Thrones, Empire, Mr. Robot, Narcos, and Outlanders all noteworthy in their own right, only one TV drama can be in that little envelope.
Game of Thrones is seen as a potential frontrunner for best TV drama by critics and oddsmakers alike. But the rest of the pack are sure to give the show a run for its money. Empire was a huge cultural and ratings phenomenon. Narcos developed a huge cult following and Mr. Robot was universally loved by critics while winning the omniscient approval of the Internet.
No category is without controversy. While many cinephiles may think The Americans and The Good Wife were snubbed, these are the remaining five television shows that now have the chance to take home the Golden Globe for Best TV Drama in 2016. Vote up the shows you believe were golden, and vote down those you think shouldn’t even be let on the red carpet.