London Productions at the 2019 Golden Globes
Date posted: 11.12.2018
The 2019 Golden Globe nominations were announced last Thursday, and Film London are thrilled to see so many nominees that have filmed in and around our capital. Among the nominees are Yorgos Lanthimos' critically acclaimed The Favourite, with 4 nominations including of Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy, and Best Screenplay - Motion Picture. The film was partly shot at Danson House in Bexley, Hatfield House in Herts and Hampton Court Palace. Wes Anderson's latest animated film, Isle of Dogs, was made at 3 Mills Studios in London, and is nominated for Best Motion Picture - Animated.
There's also a strong showing for London productions in the performance categories. John C. Reilly has been nominated for his performance in Stan and Ollie, which filmed at the Hackney Empire, one of our Premiere Locations. Emily Blunt is nominated for Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy for her role in the upcoming Mary Poppins Returns, filmed on location in London. Rosamund Pike is up for Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama for her performance in A Private War, which we were proud to support as The Mayor of London's Gala at this year's London Film Festival.
A Very English Scandal, with 3 nominations, was based at Ealing Studios and shot at a range of London locations, including: The Athenaeum, The Old Bailey, the Hoover Building, and a number of residential locations in Westminster which were the setting for Jeremy Thorpe's flat. The critically acclaimed series Bodyguard and Killing Eve, both nominated for Best Television Series - Drama, also shot in and around London.
The Golden Globe Awards recognise achievements in 25 categories; 14 in motion pictures and 11 in television. Founded by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, who in 2018 are celebrating 75 years in Hollywood, the members of the HFPA represent some 55 countries with a combined readership of more than 250 million. The winners will be announced on 6 January 2019.