It's awards season and the nominations for the 2019 Golden Globe best film lead actress are in so you can make your predictions on which actresses will win. In both the drama and comedy or musical categories talented actresses, some with a long Golden Globes history and others who have earned their first Golden Globe nomination - but which actress from a 2018 movie will take home the prize in each category?
The 2019 Golden Globe Best Actress nominees for a musical or comedy category include: Emily Blunt in Mary Poppins Returns, Constance Wu in the romantic comedy Crazy Rich Asians, Elsie Fisher with her first Golden Globe nomination for Eighth Grade, Olivia Coleman as Queen Anne in The Favorite, and Charlize Theron in the comedy-drama Tully.
In the Golden Globe's drama category, the actresses include: Lady Gaga in the musical romantic drama A Star Is Born, Glenn Close in The Wife, Nicole Kidman in the crime drama Destroyer, Melissa McCarthy in Can You Ever Forgive Me?, and Rosamund Pike as Marie Colvin in A Private War.
Vote for the 2019 Golden Globe-nominated actresses most likely to win the drama category and the musical or comedy category. After casting your votes, wait for the big night on January 6, 2019, to see if your Golden Globe predictions prove accurate.
The Favourite as Queen Anne (Musical or Comedy)
2017: Won for Best Supporting Actress in The Night Manager
Sarah Caroline Colman, known by the stage name Olivia Colman, is an English actress. She first came to prominence for her supporting role as Sophie Chapman in the Channel 4 comedy series Peep Show. Her other TV comedy roles include Green Wing, Beautiful People, Rev. and Twenty Twelve. She also played various roles in That Mitchell and Webb Look, alongside her Peep Show co-stars David Mitchell and Robert Webb. Her move to drama saw her receive critical acclaim for her performance as Hannah in the 2011 film Tyrannosaur. Her other film roles include Carol Thatcher in The Iron Lady, Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother in Hyde Park on Hudson and Bethan in Locke. In 2012, she appeared in the BBC One ...more on Wikipedia
A Star Is Born as Ally Maine (Drama)
2012: Nominated for Best Original Song for Gnomeo & Juliet's "Hello Hello"
2016: Won for Best Actress in American Horror Story: Hotel
Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta, better known by her stage name Lady Gaga, is an American singer and songwriter. She initially performed in theater, appearing in high school plays, and studied at CAP21 through New York University's Tisch School of the Arts before dropping out to pursue a musical career. After leaving a rock band, participating in the Lower East Side's avant garde performance art circuit, and being dropped from a contract with Def Jam Recordings, Gaga worked as a songwriter for Sony/ATV Music Publishing. There, recording artist Akon noticed her vocal abilities and helped her to sign a joint deal with Interscope Records and his own KonLive Distribution. Gaga rose to ...more on Wikipedia
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Destroyer as Erin Bell (Drama)
1992: Nominated for Best Supporting Actress in Billy Bathgate
1996: Won for Best Lead Actress in To Die For
2002: Nominated for Best Lead Actress in The Others
2002: Won for Best Lead Actress in Moulin Rouge!
2003: Won for Best Lead Actress in The Hours
2004: Nominated for Lead Best Lead Actress in Cold Mountain
2005: Nominated for Best Actress in Birth
2011: Nominated for Best Lead Actress in Rabbit Hole
2013: Nominated for Best Lead Actress in Hemingway & Gellhorn
2013: Nominated for Best Supporting Actress in The Paperboy
2017: Nominated for Best Supporting Actress in Lion
2018: Won for Best Actress in Big Little Lies
Nicole Mary Kidman AC (born 20 June 1967) is an Australian actress and producer. She is the recipient of multiple awards, including an Academy Award, two Primetime Emmy Awards, five Golden Globe Awards, the Silver Bear for Best Actress, and a Cannes Film Festival special award. In 1990, she made her Hollywood debut in the racing film Days of Thunder, opposite Tom Cruise. She went on to achieve wide recognition with leading roles in the romantic drama Far and Away (1992), the superhero film Batman Forever (1995), the comedy-drama To Die For (1995), for which she won a Golden Globe Award, and Eyes Wide Shut (1999). ...more on Wikipedia
Can You Ever Forgive Me? as Lee Israel (Drama)
2016: Nominated for Best Actress in Spy
Melissa Ann McCarthy is an American actress, comedian, writer and producer. McCarthy first gained recognition for her role as Sookie St. James on the television series Gilmore Girls. On the ABC sitcom Samantha Who? she portrayed Dena,. McCarthy was then cast as Molly Flynn-Biggs on the CBS sitcom Mike & Molly, a role that earned her a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, as well as two award nominations during subsequent seasons. ...more on Wikipedia