Natalie Portman's All-Male Directors Category Remark Prompts Quick Reaction

09 January, 2018, 00:52 | Author: Kristine Mills
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If she had received a nomination, however, Gerwig wouldn't have been the first woman to do so. Of the five other female directors who have been nominated at the Golden Globes - Jane Campion (The Piano), Sofia Coppola (Lost in Translation), Ava DuVernay (Selma) and Kathryn Bigelow (The Hurt Locker and Zero Dark Thirty) - DuVernay is the only non-white woman. "Folks, time's up!" Barbra subsequently took to Twitter to point out who she would have liked to see nominated.

He beat out Martin McDonagh for Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, Christopher Nolan for Dunkirk, Ridley Scott for All the Money in the World and Steven Spielberg for The Post.

The category caused controversy when the nominees were announced past year (17), as many had predicted Lady Bird's Greta Gerwig and Mudbound's Dee Rees would make the shortlist.

"That was 34 years ago". Before that, it has happened on only two separate occasions: once in 1966 (Doctor Zhivago and The Sound of Music) and again in 1983 (Terms of Endearment and Yentl).

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Here's hoping that the HFPA hears these comments from entertainment industry members as well as fans and selects a more diverse group of nominees that better represents the many nonmale, nonwhite members of Hollywood for the 2019 Golden Globes.

Aside from Tommy Wiseau's lovable madness and Gary Oldman's unquestionable brilliance, the Golden Globes provided its usual mix of jokes, moments and political rallying. "There's so many films out there that are so good, directed by women". Oscar voting began Friday, and closes on January 12.

Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel looked fantastic at the Golden Globes, but the married couple wasn't the only adorable duo to walk the red carpet together.

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