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By: Carson Blackwelder
While last night’s Golden Globes unequivocally belonged to La La Land, it started out with one of the biggest shocks of this awards season: Aaron Taylor-Johnson winning Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture for Nocturnal Animals. Does this surprise upset mean the British thespian is gearing up for winning Best Supporting Actor at the Oscars?
It’s important to first note that even Taylor-Johnson’s Golden Globes nomination wasn’t expected by most awards season prognosticators and, if someone from Tom Ford’s latest flick were to have a shot at the trophy, their money was placed on co-star Michael Shannon. And when it came to winning most had their money on Mahershala Ali (Moonlight), Jeff Bridges (Hell or High Water), Dev Patel (Lion), or even Simon Helberg (Florence Foster Jenkins) — not Taylor-Johnson. »
- Carson Blackwelder
Huppert starred in “Elle” as a powerful, ruthless business woman who survives an assault in her home. Consumed with the need for revenge, she takes it upon herself to track down her assailant. Paul Verhoeven directed “Elle.”
Huppert has credits on more than 100 film and television productions since her debut in 1971’s “Le Prussien.” With 15 noms, she is the most nominated actress for France’s César, winning in 1995 for “La Cérémonie.”
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“Oh my God, my heart is beating,” an astonished Huppert said.
Huppert received a Gotham Independent Film Award for best actress for her role in “Elle.” She also won best actress awards from the Los Angeles Film Critics Association and New York Film Critics Circle for her performances in “Elle” and »
- Dave McNary
Predicting the Golden Globes is never easy. Winners are chosen by the Hollywood Foreign Press, an idiosyncratic group of 90 entertainment editors and writers who report on the film and television business for their outlets in 55 countries. Their choices come after being wined and dined by publicists, sent on studio junkets, and hanging out with stars at parties — so much so, that many HFPA members consider themselves personal friends, because they’ve covered them for so long.
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It’s a perspective that leads to choices different from other critical groups. The relatively senior HFPA’s taste runs the gamut from sophisticated (“Jackie”) to mainstream (“Hacksaw Ridge”). But they also like celebrities to come to their Golden Globes Awards show in January (Amy Adams, Natalie Portman, Emma Stone, Ryan Gosling, Viola Davis, and Denzel Washington come to mind) — and the »
- Anne Thompson
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