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Who Will Win The 2022 Golden Globe For Best Best Actress In A Drama Film?

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From memorable portrayals to gripping performances, here are the great actresses to consider for Best Drama Film Actress at the 2022 Golden Globes. This year's nominees feature a mix of established veterans.

From Kristen Stewart's raw and passionate performance in Spencer to Jessica Chastain's fearless and authentic portrayal of the legendary Tammy Faye Bakker in The Eyes of Tammy Faye, these are the roles that add to a long list of legacy performances. And we can't forget how Nicole Kidman's realistic and heartfelt depiction in Being the Ricardos deeply resonated with audiences. Other strong contenders for the award include Lady Gaga in House of Gucci and Olivia Colman in The Lost Daughter

Make your 2022 Golden Globes predictions by voting up the nominees you think will win, and don't miss the 79th Golden Globe Awards on Sunday, January 9, 2022.

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  • Jessica Chastain
    Photo: The Eyes of Tammy Faye / Searchlight Pictures

    as Tammy Faye Bakker in The Eyes of Tammy Faye 

    Jessica Michelle Chastain (born March 24, 1977) is an American actress and producer. She is known for her portrayals of strong-willed women in films with feminist themes. Chastain's accolades include a Golden Globe Award and two Academy Award nominations. Time magazine named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2012. Born and raised in Sacramento, California, Chastain developed an interest in acting from a young age. In 1998, she made her professional stage debut as Shakespeare's Juliet. After studying acting at the Juilliard School, she was signed to a talent holding deal with the television producer John Wells. She was a recurring guest star in several television ...more
  • Olivia Colman
    Photo: The Lost Daughter / Netflix

    as Leda Caruso in The Lost Daughter 

    Sarah Caroline Olivia Sinclair CBE (née Colman; 30 January 1974), better known as Olivia Colman, is an English actress. She is the recipient of numerous accolades, including an Academy Award, three British Academy Television Awards, a British Academy Film Award, three Golden Globe Awards, four British Independent Film Awards and a BFI Fellowship. A graduate of the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, Colman first came to prominence for her work in television. She made her acting breakthrough in the Channel 4 comedy series Peep Show (2003–2015). Major film roles include supporting roles in Hot Fuzz (2007), The Iron Lady (2011), Hyde Park on Hudson (2012), The Lobster (2015), and Murder on the ...more
  • Kristen Stewart
    Photo: Spencer / Neon/Topic Studios

    as Diana, Princess of Wales in Spencer

    Kristen Jaymes Stewart (born April 9, 1990) is an American actress and director. She is the recipient of several accolades, including a César Award, which she was the first American actress to win. Her films have grossed over $4.3 billion worldwide, and she was the highest-paid actress in the world in 2010 and 2012. Born and raised in Los Angeles to an American father and Australian mother, both of whom worked in show business, Stewart began her career as a child actress in 1999. She gained notice in 2002 for playing Jodie Foster's daughter in the thriller Panic Room, which garnered her a Young Artist Award nomination for Best Leading Actress in a Feature Film. She subsequently starred in ...more
  • Lady Gaga
    Photo: House of Gucci / United Artists Releasing

    as Patrizia Reggiani in House of Gucci

    Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta (born March 28, 1986), known professionally as Lady Gaga, is an American singer, songwriter and actress. She is known for her unconventionality, provocative work and visual experimentation. Gaga began performing as a teenager, singing at open mic nights and acting in school plays. She studied at Collaborative Arts Project 21, through New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, before dropping out to pursue a music career. When Def Jam Recordings canceled her contract, she worked as a songwriter for Sony/ATV Music Publishing, where Akon helped her sign a joint deal with Interscope Records and his own label KonLive Distribution in 2007. She rose to ...more
  • Nicole Kidman
    Photo: Being the Ricardos / Amazon Studios

    Nicole Kidman won Best Actress - Motion Picture Drama, her 6th Golden Globe win out of 17 nominations.


    as Lucille Ball in Being the Ricardos 

    Nicole Mary Kidman AC (born 20 June 1967) is an Australian actress and producer. She has received an Academy Award, two Primetime Emmy Awards, and five Golden Globe Awards. She was listed among the world's highest-paid actresses in 2006, 2018 and 2019. Time magazine twice named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world, in 2004 and 2018.