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These Book Adaptations Shine Among the Golden Globe 2019 Nominations

The Golden Globe nominations for 2019 have been announced and there are lots of books to acknowledge for inspiring so many adaptations.

 

Here is a list of the nominated films and series that are book adaptations, along with their corresponding categories.

 


Best Motion Picture – Drama
Black Panther (Black Panther by Marvel Comics)
BlacKkKlansman (Black Klansman by Ron Stallworth)
If Beale Street Could Talk (If Beale Street Could Talk by James Baldwin)


Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama
Glenn Close (The Wife by Meg Wolitzer)
Melissa McCarthy (Can You Ever Forgive Me? by Lee Israel)


Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama
Lucas Hedges (Boy Erased by Garrard Conley)
John David Washington (Black Klansman by Ron Stallworth)


Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy
Crazy Rich Asians (Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan)
Mary Poppins Returns (Mary Poppins by P. L. Travers)


Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy
Emily Blunt (Mary Poppins by P. L. Travers)
Constance Wu (Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan)


Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy
Lin-Manuel Miranda (Mary Poppins by P. L. Travers)


Best Actress in a Supporting Role in any Motion Picture
Claire Foy (First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong by James R. Hansen)
Regina King (If Beale Street Could Talk by James Baldwin)


Best Actor in a Supporting Role in any Motion Picture
Timothee Chalamet (Beautiful Boy by David Sheff and Tweak: Growing Up on Methamphetamines by Nic Sheff)
Adam Driver (Black Klansman by Ron Stallworth)
Richard E. Grant (Can You Ever Forgive Me? by Lee Israel)


Best Motion Picture – Animated
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (Spider-Man by Marvel Comics)


Best Director – Motion Picture
Spike Lee (Black Klansman by Ron Stallworth)


Best Television Series – Drama
Killing Eve (Codename Villanelle by Luke Jennings)


Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series – Drama
Caitriona Balfe (Outlander by Diana Gabaldon)
Elisabeth Moss (The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood)
Sandra Oh (Codename Villanelle by Luke Jennings)


Best Television Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
The Alienist (The Alienist by Caleb Carr)
The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story (Vulgar Favors by Maureen Orth)
Sharp Objects (Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn)
A Very English Scandal (A Very English Scandal by John Preston)


Best Performance by an Actress in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Amy Adams (Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn)


Best Performance by an Actor in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Daniel Bruhl (The Alienist by Caleb Carr)
Darren Criss (Vulgar Favors by Maureen Orth)
Hugh Grant (A Very English Scandal by John Preston)


Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Patricia Clarkson (Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn)
Penelope Cruz (Vulgar Favors by Maureen Orth)
Yvonne Strahovski (The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood)


Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Edgar Ramirez (Vulgar Favors by Maureen Orth)
Ben Whishaw (A Very English Scandal by John Preston)

 

 

 

 

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