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2019 Golden Globe Best TV Series Nominees  

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It's awards season and the 2019 Golden Globe nominations for Best Television are in so make your predictions on what shows will win. There are strong contenders in both the drama and musical or comedy categories, many of which are only on their first season, but which 2018 show will take home the prize in each category?

The 2019 Golden Globe Best TV Series nominees for a musical or comedy category include: the dark comedy Barry, on its first season; the fantasy comedy The Good Place; the web television series The Kominsky Method; the first season of Kidding, starring Jim Carrey; and the Amazon period comedy-drama The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.

In the Golden Globe's drama category, the films include: the British television drama series Bodyguard; The Americans, starring Keri Russel and Matthew Rys; the first season of Killing Eve, starring Sandra Oh; the FX dance drama Pose, in its first season; and Homecoming, starring Julia Roberts and also in its first season.

Vote for the 2019 Golden Globe-nominated shows 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.

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Bodyguard is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 2019 Golden Globe Best TV Series Nominees
Photo: Netflix

Best Drama Series

Rotten Tomatoes score: 98% (Season 1)

Bodyguard (Netflix, 2018) is a British television political thriller drama series created by Jed Mercurio. Police Sergeant David Budd (Richard Madden), a heroic British Army war-veteran suffering from PTSD, struggles with his newest assignment: to protect the ambitious Home Secretary Julia Montague (Keeley Hawes), whose politics stand for everything he despises. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Richard Madden, Keeley Hawes, Gina McKee, Sophie Rundle, Paul Ready, + more

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Barry is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 2019 Golden Globe Best TV Series Nominees
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Best Musical or Comedy Series

Rotten Tomatoes score: 99% (Season 1)

Barry (HBO, 2018) is an American television comedy series created by Bill Hader and Alec Berg. An ex-marine (Bill Hader) who is working as a low-rent hitman moves to Los Angeles and joins an accepting community of theater actors. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Bill Hader, Stephen Root, Sarah Goldberg, Glenn Fleshler, Anthony Carrigan, + more

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Kidding is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 2019 Golden Globe Best TV Series Nominees
Photo: Showtime

Best Musical or Comedy Series

Rotten Tomatoes score: 75% (Season 1)

Kidding (Showtime, 2018) is an American comedy-drama television series created by Dave Holstein. A children's television icon (Jim Carrey), who also anchors a multimillion-dollar branding empire, has his life turned upside down when his family begins to implode. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Jim Carrey, Catherine Keener, Frank Langella, Judy Greer

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Homecoming is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 2019 Golden Globe Best TV Series Nominees
Photo: Amazon Video

Best Drama Series

Rotten Tomatoes score: 99% (Season 1)

Homecoming (Amazon Video, 2018) is a psychological thriller web television series created by Sam Esmail, based on the podcast. Years later after she left her job as a caseworker at a facility that helps soldiers transition to civilian life, Heidi Bergman (Julia Roberts) quickly realizes that there’s a whole other story behind the story she’s been telling herself when she is questioned by a Department of Defense auditor. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Julia Roberts, Stephan James, Bobby Cannavale, Shea Whigham, Alex Karpovsky, + more

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