81st Golden Globe Awards Nominations and Highlights: Greta Gerwig’s ‘Barbie’ Dominates Golden Globe Nominations with Nine Bids”

The 81st Golden Globe Awards nominations have set the stage for an extravagant celebration of cinematic excellence. Greta Gerwig’s “Barbie” leads the pack with nine nods, showcasing its dominance in categories like Best Picture Musical or Comedy, and acting recognitions for Margot Robbie and Ryan Gosling.

Close on the heels of “Barbie,” Christopher Nolan’s “Oppenheimer” secures eight nominations, including Best Picture Drama and acting acknowledgments for Cillian Murphy, Robert Downey Jr., and Emily Blunt. The rivalry between these two cinematic giants promises an exciting showdown at the awards.

Barbie & Oppenheimer
Barbie & Oppenheimer

Television enthusiasts have “Succession” to look forward to, as the series emerges as the top-nominated television program with an impressive nine nods. Stars like Brian Cox, Jeremy Strong, Sarah Snook, and Kieran Culkin shine bright in the constellation of television excellence.


In the streaming realm, Netflix asserts its dominance with a staggering 13 nominations, making it a major player in the awards season. With films like “Maestro,” “May December,” and “Rustin,” Netflix solidifies its position as a powerhouse in the entertainment landscape.

Disney emerged as a major player in this year’s Golden Globe Awards with a total of 27 nominations across various content brands and studios. Recognitions spanned Disney Television Studios, FX, FX Productions, Hulu Originals, Marvel Studios, Pixar Animation Studios, Searchlight Pictures, Walt Disney Animation Studios, and Walt Disney Studios.

Breaking new ground, the Golden Globes feature a historic moment with dual nominations for women directors. Greta Gerwig (“Barbie”) and Celine Song (“Past Lives”) shine as visionary directors, paving the way for increased representation and recognition in the film industry.

Cedric “The Entertainer” and Wilmer Valderrama took center stage to announce the nominations, adding their charisma and energy to the event. Glenn Weiss and Ricky Kirshner of White Cherry Entertainment are the executive-producing showrunners for the 81st Annual Golden Globe Awards, with Weiss also set to direct.

Scheduled for January 7, 2024, the 81st Golden Globe Awards will take place at the iconic Beverly Hilton Hotel, where the air will be charged with anticipation and Hollywood glamour. The three-hour ceremony will be broadcast live on CBS, streamed on Paramount+, and available on the CBS app.

Dick Clark Productions (DCP) has taken the reins, steering the Golden Globe Awards into a new era. A joint venture between DCP and Eldridge, this transition signals a fresh direction for the iconic awards show.

The 81st edition of the Golden Globe Awards marks a significant moment in its history. Under new leadership and with an expanded voting body of 300 members from 75 countries, the awards promise a fresh perspective and a more diverse representation of the industry’s best talents.

The 2024 Golden Globe Awards introduce two new categories: Cinematic and Box Office Achievement in Motion Pictures and Best Performance in Stand-Up Comedy on Television. These additions showcase the evolving landscape of the entertainment industry and highlight achievements beyond traditional categories.

The Golden Globe Awards: A Brief Overview

The Golden Globe Awards, a premier entertainment award since 1944, has celebrated achievements in both television and film. Over the last three decades, it has contributed more than $55 million to entertainment-related charities, supporting scholarship programs, film restoration projects, and humanitarian efforts.

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81st Golden Globe Awards

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