Call Me By Your Name, Will & Grace score major Golden Globes nominations
The nominees for the 75th Golden Globes Awards have been announced, and it’s a good year for LGBTQ cinema and television.
Call Me By Your Name has been nominated in three of the major movie categories, including Best Motion Picture (Drama). Timothée Chalamet is in the running for Best Actor in a Motion Picture (Drama) for his turn as Elio in the gay romance, while Armie Hammer scores a Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture nomination.Call Me By Your Name is a big-screen adaptation of André Aciman’s 2007 novel of the same name.Elsewhere, Emma Stone is nominated for her portrayal as Billie Jean King in Battle of the Sexes, which centres around the openly-gay tennis player’s 1973 match against Bobby Riggs.
In the television categories, Will & Grace has been nominated for Best Television Series (Comedy), while Eric McCormack has scored a Best Television Performance by an Actor (Musical/Comedy).Overall, The Shape of Water leads the movies nominations, with seven nods in total.As for television, HBO’s Big Little Lies picked up six nominations, while Feud: Bette and Joan nabbed four.
The winners of the Golden Globes Awards 2018 will be announced during a ceremony in Los Angeles on 7 January.The full list of nominations for the Golden Globes Awards 2018 are as follows: