The Biggest 2019 Golden Globes Snubs and Surprises

Los Angeles, CA (Variety) — All eyes were on the stage at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles, Calif. Sunday night as Andy Samberg and Sandra Oh hosted the 2019 Golden Globe awards, the first award show of the new year and the one that has become known for fun atmosphere, political statements in speeches and unexpected honorees. On the television side of the ballot, projected winners such as Michael Douglas (“The Kominsky Method”) and Patricia Arquette (“Escape at Dannemora”) walked away with the trophies, but there were a few names read that seemed less certain going into the ceremony, such as Richard Madden (“Bodyguard”). Meanwhile for film, “Bohemian Rhapsody” pulled a surprise upset over “A Star is Born” for the drama prize. Here, Variety breaks down the biggest snubs and surprises of the 2019 Golden Globe winners. FILM SNUB: “A Star Is Born” Bradley Cooper's film was totally rebuffed in the major categories, walking away with just a single prize, ultimately, for original song. And in the top drama category? Voters opted for the movie that lost its director, who by the way went not-so-curiously unmentioned in acceptance speeches Sunday. SURPRISE: “Green Book” Though its win was included in Variety's predictions, many were… — Kristopher Tapley/@Variety

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