and here goes my half-assed attempt at selecting the golden globe winners. really, alls ya gotta do when trying to figure out who's going to win is take a look at who's making the decisions *ahem* foreign press * ahem.* that being said, logic doesn't really apply here. anything is game. even your mom. dareisay - especially your mom!
Best Motion Picture - Drama
**Babel i think i already said this, but seriously, the hairy monster gives me pause at night when i'm falling asleep. ::shudders::
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
**Penélope Cruz – Volver like my mom always used to say: "because i said so, that's why" or was that YOUR mom?
Judi Dench – Notes On A Scandal
Maggie Gyllenhaal – Sherrybaby
Helen Mirren – The Queen
Kate Winslet – Little Children
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Leonardo DiCaprio – Blood Diamond
Leonardo DiCaprio – The Departed
Peter O'Toole – Venus
Will Smith – The Pursuit Of Happyness
**Forest Whitaker – The Last King Of Scotland leo's going to split his own damn votes which is a shame, because he made me heart break in the departed. still have yet to see the other one where his accent in the trailers worries me. anyway, i think forest gets the golden. him or will.
Best Motion Picture - Musical Or Comedy
Borat: Cultural Learnings Of America For Make Benefit Glorious Nation Of Kazakhstan
The Devil Wears Prada
**Little Miss Sunshine i saw it twice in the theater. need i say more?
Thank You For Smoking
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
Annette Bening – Running With Scissors
**Toni Collette – Little Miss Sunshine because she was simply fabulous.
Beyoncé Knowles – Dreamgirls
Meryl Streep – The Devil Wears Prada
Renée Zellweger – Miss Potter
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical Or Comedy
**Sacha Cohen – Borat: Cultural Learnings Of America For Make Benefit Glorious Nation Of Kazakhstan i'm either going to look awesome for making this pick or retarded like your sister. remains to be seen.
Johnny Depp – Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest
Aaron Eckhart – Thank You For Smoking
Chiwetel Ejiofor – Kinky Boots
Will Ferrell – Stranger Than Fiction
Best Performance by an Actress In A Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Adriana Barraza – Babel
Cate Blanchett – Notes On A Scandal
Emily Blunt – The Devil Wears Prada
Jennifer Hudson – Dreamgirls
**Rinko Kikuchi – Babel two words: HAIRY MONSTER. two more: amazing performance.
Best Performance by an Actor In A Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Ben Affleck – Hollywoodland
Eddie Murphy – Dreamgirls
Jack Nicholson – The Departed
Brad Pitt – Babel
**Mark Wahlberg – The Departed he was so awesome in this, it hurt a little.
Best Animated Feature Film
**Happy Feet i like penguins.
Best Foreign Languge Film
Apocalypto (United States)
Letters From Iwo Jima (Japan, United States)
The Lives Of Others (Germany)
**Pan's Labyrinth (Mexico) all i know about this is all i need to know about this. everyone says it's amazing, and i believe everyone.
Best Director - Motion Picture
Clint Eastwood – Flags Of Our Fathers
Clint Eastwood – Letters From Iwo Jima
Stephen Frears – The Queen
Alejandro Iñárritu – Babel
**Martin Scorsese – The Departed it was awesome, admit it.
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
**Babel/Written by Guillermo Arriaga why not? it was a good premise.
The Departed/Written by William Monahan
Little Children/Written by Todd Field, Tom Perrotta
Notes On A Scandal/Written by Patrick Marber
The Queen/Written by Peter Morgan
Best Television Series - Drama
Big Love (HBO)
Grey's Anatomy (ABC)
**Heroes (NBC) save the cheerleader, hook the world.
Best Performance by an Actress In A Television Series - Drama
Patricia Arquette – Medium (NBC)
Edie Falco – The Sopranos (HBO)
Evangeline Lilly – Lost (ABC)
**Ellen Pompeo – Grey's Anatomy (ABC) i don't have to rationalize EVERYTHING i do, do i?
Kyra Sedgwick – The Closer (TNT)
Best Performance by an Actor In A Television Series - Drama
Patrick Dempsey – Grey's Anatomy (ABC)
**Michael C. Hall – Dexter (SHOWTIME) here's where i tell you this is one of the best shows on TV that you AREN'T watching. and! if you are watching - HIGH FIVE! you rock.
Hugh Laurie – House (FOX)
Bill Paxton – Big Love (HBO)
Kiefer Sutherland – 24 (FOX)
Best Television Series - Musical Or Comedy
Desperate Housewives (ABC)
**The Office (NBC) while not as strong as it has been in the past, it's like pizza and sex and fishing. even when it's bad its good. so the saying goes.
Ugly Betty (ABC)
Best Performance by an Actress In A Television Series - Musical Or Comedy
Marcia Cross – Desperate Housewives (ABC)
**America Ferrera – Ugly Betty (ABC) it just feels right to give ugly an award.
Felicity Huffman – Desperate Housewives (ABC)
Julia Louis-Dreyfus – The New Adventures Of Old Christine (CBS)
Mary-Louise Parker – Weeds (SHOWTIME)
Best Performance by an Actor In A Television Series - Musical Or Comedy
**Alec Baldwin – 30 Rock (NBC) if you have a different opinion on this one, i'm not sure you and i can have brunch tomorrow.
Zach Braff – Scrubs (NBC)
Steve Carell – The Office (NBC)
Jason Lee – My Name Is Earl (NBC)
Tony Shalhoub – Monk (USA)
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Emily Blunt – Gideon's Daughter (BBC)
Toni Collette – Tsunami, The Aftermath (HBO)
Katherine Heigl – Grey's Anatomy (ABC)
**Sarah Paulson – Studio 60 On The Sunset Strip (NBC) she's cute and can do mean impressions. i say GO SARAH. GO HARD!
Elizabeth Perkins – Weeds (SHOWTIME)
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Thomas Haden Church – Broken Trail (AMC)
Jeremy Irons – Elizabeth I (HBO)
Justin Kirk – Weeds (SHOWTIME)
**Masi Oka – Heroes (NBC) hiro to the rescue. dude, he totally translates his english scripts into japanese and then acts like he can't speak english no good. i saw him on leno the other night. he can TOTALLY speak english gooder than i can. that my friends, is acting. BOO YA.
Jeremy Piven – Entourage (HBO)