The nominations for the 78th Golden Globe Awards were announced this week, with many actors being recognized. Stars like Nicole Kidman and many others took to social media to share their reactions.
On February 28, 2021, the Golden Globe Awards will air live from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. PT/8 p.m. to 11 p.m. ET on NBC. Actresses Amy Poehler and Tina Fey will be co-hosting the event from their respective cities.
Poehler will be coming live from the West Coast while Fey will helm the East. The latter will appear from the Rainbow Room in New York, and Poehler will be live from Beverly Hills at the Beverly Hilton.
The nominees will feature virtually from various locations all around the world. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) announced the nominees on Wednesday, February 3, 2021.
Actresses Taraji P. Henson and Sarah Jessica Parker were tasked with disclosing all the nominees. In addition, Jane Fonda will also be honored with the Cecil B. DeMille Award.
Norman Lear will be the 3rd person to receive the Carol Burnett Award during the ceremony. The Carol Burnett Awards were recently created to honor people’s contributions to television.
Several stars have since taken to social media to react to the news of their nominations. Lin-Manuel Miranda was nominated for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy for “Hamilton.”
Taking to Twitter, Miranda thanked the Golden Globes for honoring the work of the show’s crew and cast. The show was also nominated for Best Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy.
Nicole Kidman was nominated for Best Performance by an Actress in a Limited Series, Anthology Series, or a Motion Picture Made for Television. Her nomination was for “The Undoing,” and the show had three others.
She celebrated her's and the show’s nominations with a post on her Instagram Story. Kidman noted how waking up to the nominations in Australia had been “an incredible way to start the day.”
Lily J. Collins shared two Instagram photos where she posed with her dog Redford. She was nominated for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series, Musical or Comedy for “Emily in Paris.”
In the post's caption, she admitted how the series was her first project as a producer. The actress shared her gratitude and excitement for being considered for the nomination by stating:
“So honored to be nominated for a Golden Globe!”
Emma Louise Corrin’s Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series or Drama for “The Crown” was celebrated on her Instagram page. She included a photo of herself as Princess Diana for the tribute.
One star who was honored posthumously for a Golden Globe was the late Chadwick Boseman.
Last but not least, Jane Levy paid tribute to her joint nomination with Collins for her role on “Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist.” She revealed how humbled, honored, stoked, and shook she was about the accolade.
One star who was honored posthumously for a Golden Globe was the late Chadwick Boseman. The late star was nominated for the Best Actor in a Motion Picture or Drama category for his role in “Ma Rainey's Black Bottom.”
Sadly, the actor passed away at age 43 in August 2020, after battling colon cancer privately for four years. He appears in the Netflix film alongside iconic star Viola Davis who also got a nomination.