It’s the start of Hollywood’s most exciting season – awards season! And the Film Fatales are here to hook you up with the what’s what and the who’s who of it all. Here are our picks for the 2013 Golden Globes airing this Sunday on NBC.
elizabeth: I love Ben Affleck’s hair in Argo, but Lincoln’s my pick.
Nicole: Mine, too. Copy cat.
BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A MOTION PICTURE – DRAMA
a. Jessica Chastain – ZERO DARK THIRTY
b. Marion Cotillard – RUST AND BONE (Nicole’s Pick)
c. Helen Mirren – HITCHCOCK (elizabeth’s pick )
d. Naomi Watts – THE IMPOSSIBLE
e. Rachel Weisz – THE DEEP BLUE SEA
BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A MOTION PICTURE – DRAMA|
a. Daniel Day-Lewis – LINCOLN
b. Richard Gere – ARBITRAGE
c. John Hawkes – THE SESSIONS
d. Joaquin Phoenix – THE MASTER
e. Denzel Washington – FLIGHT
Nicole: Duh, Daniel Day Lewis.
elizabeth: This is annoying; I saw him first.
Nicole: Oh, don’t get your panties in a bunch.
elizabeth: Don’t go making assumptions about me and my panties.
Nicole: Les Miserables, hands down.
elizabeth: To be fair, I think all should win but I am going with Silver Linings Handbook.
BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A MOTION PICTURE – COMEDY OR MUSICAL
a. Emily Blunt – SALMON FISHING IN THE YEMEN
b. Judi Dench – THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL
c. Jennifer Lawrence – SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK
d. Maggie Smith – QUARTET
e. Meryl Streep – HOPE SPRINGS
Nicole: Jennifer Lawrence was amazing in Silver Linings Playbook, but Maggie Smith’s body of work may push her to the top. It could go either way.
elizabeth: People foolishly stayed away from Hope Springs and Meryl’s remarkable performance, but it is a movie about adults and for adults. No car chases. No fart jokes.
Nicole: Hey, I love fart jokes.
elizabeth: So I have heard.
BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A MOTION PICTURE – COMEDY OR MUSICAL
a. Jack Black – BERNIE
b. Bradley Cooper – SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK
c. Hugh Jackman – LES MISERABLES
d. Ewan McGregor – SALMON FISHING IN THE YEMEN
e. Bill Murray – HYDE PARK ON HUDSON
elizabeth: WTH? Bradley Cooper.
Nicole: I swear, I’m not copying you. It took a lot for me not to say Hugh Jackman or Ewan McGregor since I want to be on both of them. Come to think of it, I wanna be on Bradley Cooper, too.
elizabeth: WTH. TMI, Nicole.
elizabeth: I just found out that I’m part French, so The Intouchables is my pick.
Nicole: I too am part French, so Rust and Bone is my pick. Touche.
BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE IN A MOTION PICTURE
a. Amy Adams – THE MASTER
b. Sally Field – LINCOLN (Nicole’s Pick)
c. Anne Hathaway – LES MISERABLES
d. Helen Hunt – THE SESSIONS (elizabeth’s pick)
e. Nicole Kidman – THE PAPERBOY
BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE IN A MOTION PICTURE
a. Alan Arkin – ARGO
b. Leonardo DiCaprio – DJANGO UNCHAINED
c. Philip Seymour Hoffman – THE MASTER
d. Tommy Lee Jones – LINCOLN
e. Christoph Waltz – DJANGO UNCHAINED
elizabeth: Alan Arkin, but where the hell is John Goodman’s nomination?
Nicole: This is a solid race for supporting actor, but I’m going with a Lincoln landslide and picking Tommy Lee Jones.
Nicole: duh, Lincoln.
elizabeth: Whatever you say, Nicole.
BEST SCREENPLAY – MOTION PICTURE
a. Mark Boal – ZERO DARK THIRTY
b. Tony Kushner – LINCOLN (Nicole’s Pick)
c. David O. Russell – SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK
d. Quentin Tarantino – DJANGO UNCHAINED
e. Chris Terrio – ARGO (elizabeth’s pick)
Now it’s your turn: Tell us who you think is going to take home the Golden Globe(s) .