The 2022 Golden Globes went down … properly, kind of.
This year’s ceremony was extra of a pat press launch, for the reason that standard lengthy TV broadcast with a gap monologue from the likes of Ricky Gervais, adopted by celeb presenters had been nixed. Due to a scandal that came to light final 12 months – when it was uncovered how few journalists of color are concerned within the group, among other controversies – no network aired the 2022 Globes.
However, the present went on in a subdued form as a private event, despite the fact that no one was in a position to watch the digicam pan to celebs pretending to look completely happy when their opponents received. Regardless of the odd circumstances, the 2022 Golden Globes nonetheless had a assassin’s row of heavy-hitter stars nominated — together with Denzel Washington, Ben Affleck, Will Smith, Olivia Colman, Leonardo DiCaprio, Jamie Dornan and Stephen Spielberg, amongst others.
Listed here are the snubs and surprises from the list of 2022 Golden Globe winners.
Korean actor O Yeong-su, 77, took house the trophy for Finest Supporting Actor — Tv for his function in “Squid Recreation.” Though the bloody Korean present was an unlikely runaway hit on Netflix, O Yeong-su was up towards the likes of extra well-known stars equivalent to Kieran Culkin (“Succession”), Brett Goldstein (“Ted Lasso”) and Mark Duplass and Billy Crudup (each for “The Morning Present”). Whereas Duplass and Crudup possible cancelled one another out — as is usually the case when a number of actors get nominated from the identical present — “Ted Lasso” and “Succession” are each essential darlings, whereas “Squid Recreation” is fashionable however new. So, this win is a shock.
“Succession” star Sarah Snook, 34, received the Golden Globe for Finest Supporting Actress — Tv. Her efficiency as Shiv Roy is nice and it’s deserved. Nevertheless, “Succession” is getting a Season 4, and presumably extra thereafter, so she’ll get lots extra possibilities. Jennifer Coolidge, 60, however, turned in a barn burner of a efficiency in “The White Lotus,” brimming with each humor and pathos as Tanya McQuoid, a considerably delusional daughter mourning her deceased mom at a Hawaiian resort. That present is getting a Season 2, however she received’t be in it, as it should reportedly have a brand new solid. So, this was her likelihood to win — and it’s additionally someway her first nomination, despite the fact that she’s an trade veteran with a slew of memorable roles (“Legally Blonde,” “American Pie,” and so forth). Ignoring her is a snub.
Each of Culkin’s “Succession” co-stars Jeremy Sturdy, 43, and Sarah Snook received Globes for his or her respective performances as awkward Roy brother Kendall and conniving sister Shiv, however no cube for Kulkin, 39, because the crowd-pleasing Roman. One fan even commented on Twitter concerning “Squid Recreation” actor O Yeong-Su successful the “Supporting Actor” class: “Cherished him however kieran culkin was higher imo.” One other fan tweeted, “that is kieran and brett [Goldstein]’s class by the way in which…” Culkin’s present acquired Golden Globes love and likewise scored a “Finest Drama Sequence” win, however he ended up empty-handed. “kieran culkin could be a 4 time golden globe loser however he’s MY 4 time golden globe loser,” one fan proclaimed, whereas Culkin’s spouse posted a photo to her Instagram story on which she wrote “loser” over his face.
Michaela Jaé (Mj) Rodriguez
Rodriguez, 31, received the Globe for Finest Actress in a TV Drama for her function in FX’s “Pose” as “home mom” Blanca Rodriguez, making historical past as the primary trans actress to win a serious appearing class. This can be a shock, contemplating the truth that she was up towards Elisabeth Moss (“The Handmaid’s Story”) — who appears to maintain successful despite the fact that that present is past drained — Christine Baranski (“The Good Struggle”), Jennifer Aniston (“The Morning Present”) and Uzo Aduba (“In Remedy”), who The Post predicted would win. “Okay f–ok the globes and all that. However THIS IS SOME GOOD SH-T RIGHT HERE,” one ecstatic fan tweeted. One other commented, “MJ Rodriguez FINALLY will get acknowledged and awarded by the Golden Globes for her function in Pose and she will be able to’t even give a correct speech. I don’t like dat.”
Garfield, 38, received for Finest Actor — Movement Image — Musical/Comedy for his efficiency in “Tick, Tick… BOOM!” Though he acquired showered with acclaim, this win remains to be a shock, because it was a crowded class: he was up towards Leonardo DiCaprio (“Don’t Look Up”), Peter Dinklage (“Cyrano”), Cooper Hoffman (“Licorice Pizza”) and Anthony Ramos (“Within the Heights”). It’s Garfield’s third nomination however first win.
Smith, 53, took house the trophy for Finest Actor in a Movement Image Drama for his efficiency in “King Richard” as Richard Williams, the daddy of Tennis champions Venus and Serena Williams. Though its Smith’s sixth nod, it’s his first win — and makes his Oscar possibilities look higher. We predicted he’d win, nevertheless it was nonetheless not a assure since this was a aggressive class. He was up towards Benedict Cumberbatch (“The Energy of the Canine”), Denzel Washington (“The Tragedy of Macbeth”), Mahershala Ali (“Swan Music”) and Javier Bardem (“Being the Ricardos”).
Zegler, 20, received a Golden Globe for Finest Actress in a Movement Image — Comedy or Musical for her function as Maria in “West Facet Story.” She was the favourite to win, however because it’s her debut function, it was removed from a lock. She was up towards a slew of extra established stars, together with Hollywood favorites Jennifer Lawrence (“Don’t Look Up”), Emma Stone (“Cruella”) and Marion Cotillard (Annette”), together with Alana Haim (“Licorice Pizza”).
Beyoncé, 40, misplaced to Billie Eilish, 20 … ouch, what a snub. For Finest Music in a Movement Image, Eilish’s “No Time to Die” from the James Bond film of the identical title received. Beyonce was nominated for her track “Be Alive” from “King Richard.: Will the Beyhive and Eilish’s followers, the “Eyelashes,” have a tense conflict within the coming days? “Beyoncé was f–king ROBBED,” one fan tweeted. “I really like b/e however that is actually one of many biggest Beyoncé songs EVER,” another said.
Kidman, 54, received the Finest Actress in a Movement Image — Drama class for her portrayal of Lucille Ball in “Being the Ricardos.” This can be a large upset, since no one anticipated her to win. She was up towards Jessica Chastain (“The Eyes of Tammy Faye”), Olivia Colman (“The Misplaced Daughter”), Woman Gaga (“Home of Gucci”) and Kristen Stewart (“Spencer”). Stewart was the favourite to win, with Gaga and Colman each thought of attainable upsets. Kidman wasn’t even thought of a chance, particularly since there was backlash to her casting. “Nicole Kidman has received 5 instances earlier than. I’m certain she’ll be nominated once more in future as a result of she produces nice work. Kristen Stewart floored in Spencer. She was robbed right here…” one fan Tweeted.