Predictions For the 74th Golden Globe Awards

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Rafer Guzman, film critic for Newsday and The Takeaway, usually joins the program to review the new films hitting the box office. But today we're talking about the 74th Golden Globes, which kick off this Sunday. The awards ceremony is being hosted Jimmy Fallon, who is taking over from Ricky Gervais. 

Who’ll be the big winners at the 2017 Golden Globes? Rafer offers his predictions here. 


Best Picture, Drama

  • "Hacksaw Ridge"
  • "Hell or High Water"
  • "Lion"
  • "Manchester by the Sea"
  • "Moonlight"

Best Picture, Musical or Comedy

  • "20th Century Women"
  • "Deadpool"
  • "Florence Foster Jenkins"
  • "La La Land"
  • "Sing Street"

Best Actor, Drama

  • Viggo Mortensen, "Captain Fantastic"
  • Denzel Washington, "Fences"
  • Andrew Garfield, "Hacksaw Ridge"
  • Joel Edgerton, "Loving"
  • Casey Affleck, "Manchester by the Sea"

Best Actress, Drama

  • Amy Adams, "Arrival"
  • Jessica Chastain, "Miss Sloane"
  • Isabelle Huppert, "Elle"
  • Ruth Negga, "Loving"
  • Natalie Portman, "Jackie"

Best Actor, Comedy

  • Ryan Reynolds, "Deadpool"
  • Hugh Grant, "Florence Foster Jenkins"
  • Ryan Gosling, "La La Land"
  • Colin Farrell, "The Lobster"
  • Jonah Hill, "War Dogs"

Best Actress, Comedy

  • Annette Bening, "20th Century Women"
  • Lily Collins, "Rules Don't Apply"
  • Hailee Steinfeld, "The Edge of Seventeen"
  • Emma Stone, "La La Land"
  • Meryl Streep, "Florence Foster Jenkins"

Best Supporting Actor

  • Mahershala Ali, "Moonlight"
  • Jeff Bridges, "Hell or High Water"
  • Simon Helberg, "Florence Foster Jenkins"
  • Dev Patel, "Lion"
  • Aaron Taylor Johnson, "Nocturnal Animals"

Best Supporting Actress

  • Viola Davis, "Fences"
  • Naomie Harris, "Moonlight"
  • Nicole Kidman, "Lion"
  • Octavia Spencer, "Hidden Figures"
  • Michelle Williams, "Manchester by the Sea"

Best Director

  • Mel Gibson, "Hacksaw Ridge"
  • Damien Chazelle, "La La Land"
  • Kenneth Lonergan, "Manchester by the Sea"
  • Barry Jenkins, "Moonlight"
  • Tom Ford, "Nocturnal Animals"

Best Screenplay

  • Damien Chazelle, "La La Land"
  • Tom Ford, "Nocturnal Animals"
  • Barry Jenkins, "Moonlight"
  • Kenneth Lonergan, "Manchester by the Sea"
  • Taylor Sheridan, "Hell or High Water"

Best Motion Picture, Animated

  • “Kubo and the Two Strings”
  • “Moana”
  • “My Life as a Zucchini”
  • “Sing”
  • “Zootopia”

Best Motion Picture, Foreign Language

  • “Divines” (France)
  • “Elle” (France)
  • “Neruda” (Chile)
  • “The Salesman” (Iran / France)
  • “Toni Erdmann” (Germany)

Best Original Score, Motion Picture

  • Nicholas Britell, “Moonlight”
  • Justin Hurwitz, “La La Land”
  • Johann Johannsson, “Arrival”
  • Dustin O’Halloran and Hauschka, “Lion”
  • Hans Zimmer, Pharrell Williams and Benjamin Wallfisch, “Hidden Figures”

Best Original Song, Motion Picture

  • “Can’t Stop the Feeling!” — “Trolls”
  • “City of Stars” — “La La Land”
  • “Faith” — “Sing”
  • “Gold” — “Gold”
  • “How Far I’ll Go” — “Moana”