Turner nabs Golden Globe and WGA Award nominations

Three cheers for the acclaimed TNT drama “The Alienist!” The psychological thriller, about the hunt for a serial killer in turn-of-the-century New York City, scored two 2019 Golden Globe nominations at the official announcement Thursday morning by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.

The show was nominated for the category of Best Television Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television, and star Daniel Brühl was nominated for Best Performance by an Actor in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television.

In addition to “The Alienist,” WarnerMedia took home several other Golden Globe nominations as well. Here is the full list:

BEST TELEVISION SERIES – MUSICAL OR COMEDY

  • “Barry” (HBO)
  • “The Kominsky Method” (WB)    

BEST TELEVISION LIMITED SERIES OR MOTION PICTURE MADE FOR TELEVISION

  • “Sharp Objects” (HBO)
  • “The Alienist” (Turner/TNT)

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A TELEVISION SERIES – MUSICAL OR COMEDY

  • “Barry” – Bill Hader (HBO)
  • “The Kominsky Method” – Michael Douglas (WB)

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A TELEVISION SERIES – MUSICAL OR COMEDY

  • “Murphy Brown” – Candice Bergen (WB)

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A LIMITED SERIES OR MOTION PICTURE MADE FOR TELEVISION

  • “The Alienist” – Daniel Brühl (Turner/TNT)

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A LIMITED SERIES OR A MOTION PICTURE MADE FOR TELEVISION

  • “Sharp Objects” – Amy Adams (HBO)
  • “The Tale” – Laura Dern (HBO)

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE IN A SERIES, LIMITED SERIES OR MOTION PICTURE MADE FOR TELEVISION

  • “Barry” – Henry Winkler (HBO)
  • “Succession” – Kieran Culkin (HBO)
  • “The Kominsky Method” – Alan Arkin (WB)

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE IN A SERIES, LIMITED SERIES OR MOTION PICTURE MADE FOR TELEVISION

  • “Sharp Objects” – Patricia Clarkson (HBO)
  • “Westworld” – Thandie Newton (HBO - produced by Warner Bros.)

BEST MOTION PICTURE – MUSICAL OR COMEDY

  • “Crazy Rich Asians” (WB)

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A MOTION PICTURE – MUSICAL OR COMEDY

  • Constance Wu (WB)

BEST MOTION PICTURE – DRAMA

  • “A Star is Born” (WB)

BEST DIRECTOR

  • Bradley Cooper (WB)

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A MOTION PICTURE – DRAMA

  • Bradley Cooper (WB)

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A MOTION PICTURE – DRAMA

  • Lady Gaga (WB)

BEST ORIGINAL SONG – MOTION PICTURE

  • “Shallow” - Lady Gaga, Mark Ronson, Anthony Rossomando and Andrew Wyatt (WB)

 

In addition, nominations were just announced for the 2019 Writer’s Guild Awards, and three Turner shows received nominations:

BEST COMEDY/VARIETY TALK SERIES

  • “Full Frontal with Samantha Bee”

BEST COMEDY/VARIETY SKETCH SERIES

  • “At Home with Amy Sedaris”

BEST QUIZ AND AUDIENCE PARTICIPATION

  • “Paid Off with Michael Torpey”

 

Congratulations to “The Alienist” and all of the nominees. Sandra Oh and Andy Samberg will host the 76th annual Golden Globe Awards on Jan 6, 2019 at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT, and the 71st Annual Writer’s Guild Awards will be presented on Sunday, Feb 17, 2019.