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2003 Golden Globe Nominations

Opinions by Shawn McKenzie 12/19/2002

Nominations in blue are my choices for what I thought would win.  Nominations with a * by it are my choices for what I think should have won.  Nominations in bold are the ones that ended up winning.



  • About Schmidt*
  • Gangs of New York
  • The Hours
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
  • The Pianist

Biggest snub: The Bourne Identity

Actress, Drama:

  • Salma Hayek, Frida
  • Nicole Kidman, The Hours
  • Diane Lane, Unfaithful*
  • Julianne Moore, Far from Heaven
  • Meryl Streep, The Hours

Biggest snub: Jodie Foster, Panic Room

Actor, Drama:

  • Adrien Brody, The Pianist
  • Michael Caine, The Quiet American
  • Daniel Day-Lewis, Gangs of New York*
  • Leonardo DiCaprio, Catch Me If You Can
  • Jack Nicholson, About Schmidt

Biggest snub: Robin Williams, One Hour Photo

Musical or Comedy:

  • About a Boy
  • Adaptation
  • Chicago
  • My Big Fat Greek Wedding*
  • Nicholas Nickleby

Biggest snub: The Good Girl

Actress, Musical or Comedy:

  • Maggie Gyllenhaal, Secretary
  • Goldie Hawn, The Banger Sisters
  • Nia Vardalos, My Big Fat Greek Wedding*
  • Renιe Zellweger, Chicago
  • Catherine Zeta-Jones, Chicago

 Biggest snub: Jennifer Aniston, The Good Girl

Actor, Musical or Comedy:

  • Nicolas Cage, Adaptation
  • Kieran Culkin, Igby Goes Down
  • Richard Gere, Chicago
  • Hugh Grant, About a Boy
  • Adam Sandler, Punch-Drunk Love*

Biggest snub: Hugh Grant, About a Boy

Foreign-Language Film:

  • Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress, France
  • City of God, Brazil
  • The Crime of Father Amaro, Mexico
  • Hero, China
  • Nowhere in Africa, Germany
  • Talk to Her, Spain*

Biggest snub: Xingfu shiguang (Happy Times), China

Supporting Actress:

  • Kathy Bates, About Schmidt*
  • Cameron Diaz, Gangs of New York
  • Queen Latifah, Chicago
  • Susan Sarandon, Igby Goes Down
  • Meryl Streep, Adaptation

Biggest snub: Franka Potente, The Bourne Identity

Supporting Actor:

  • Chris Cooper, Adaptation
  • Ed Harris, The Hours
  • Paul Newman, Road to Perdition*
  • Dennis Quaid, Far from Heaven
  • John C. Reilly, Chicago

Biggest snub: Robin Williams, Insomnia


  • Stephen Daldry, The Hours
  • Peter Jackson, The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
  • Spike Jonze, Adaptation
  • Rob Marshall, Chicago
  • Alexander Payne, About Schmidt*
  • Martin Scorsese, Gangs of New York

Biggest snub: Steven Spielberg, Minority Report or Catch Me If You Can


  • Bill Condon, Chicago
  • David Hare, The Hours
  • Todd Haynes, Far from Heaven
  • Charlie Kaufman and Donald Kaufman, Adaptation*
  • Alexander Payne and Jim Taylor, About Schmidt

Biggest snub: Nia Vardalos, My Big Fat Greek Wedding

Original Score:

  • Elmer Bernstein, Far from Heaven
  • Terence Blanchard, 25th Hour*
  • Peter Gabriel, Rabbit-Proof Fence
  • Philip Glass, The Hours
  • Elliot Goldenthal, Frida

Biggest snub: James Newton Howard, Signs

Original Song:

  • "Die Another Day" (Die Another Day) by Madonna
  • "Father and Daughter" (The Wild Thornberrys Movie) by Paul Simon
  • "The Hands That Built America" (Gangs of New York) by U2
  • "Here I Am" (Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron) by Hans Zimmer, Bryan Adams and Gretchen Peters
  • "Lose Yourself" (8 Mile) by Eminem*

Biggest snub: "I Stand Alone" (The Scorpion King) by Sully Erna of Godsmack


Drama Series:

  • “24,” FOX*
  • “The Shield,” FX
  • “Six Feet Under,” HBO
  • “The Sopranos,” HBO
  • “The West Wing,” NBC

Biggest snub: "Buffy the Vampire Slayer," UPN

Actress, Drama:

  • Edie Falco, “The Sopranos”
  • Jennifer Garner, “Alias”*
  • Rachel Griffiths, “Six Feet Under”
  • Marg Helgenberger, “C.S.I.: Crime Scene Investigation”
  • Allison Janney, “The West Wing”

Biggest snub: Sarah Michelle Gellar, "Buffy the Vampire Slayer"

Actor, Drama:

  • Michael Chiklis, “The Shield”*
  • James Gandolfini, “The Sopranos”
  • Peter Krause, “Six Feet Under”
  • Martin Sheen, “The West Wing”
  • Kiefer Sutherland, “24”

Biggest snub: David Boreanaz, "Angel"

Musical or Comedy Series:

  • “Curb Your Enthusiasm,” HBO*
  • “Friends,” NBC
  • “Sex and the City,” HBO
  • “The Simpsons,” FOX
  • “Will & Grace,” NBC

Biggest snub: "The Gilmore Girls," The WB

Actress, Musical or Comedy Series:

  • Jennifer Aniston, “Friends”*
  • Bonnie Hunt, “Life with Bonnie”
  • Jane Kaczmarek, “Malcolm in the Middle”
  • Debra Messing, “Will & Grace”
  • Sarah Jessica Parker, “Sex and the City”

Biggest snub: Lauren Graham, "The Gilmore Girls"

Actor, Musical or Comedy Series:

  • Larry David, "Curb Your Enthusiasm"*
  • Matt LeBlanc, "Friends"
  • Bernie Mac, "The Bernie Mac Show"
  • Eric McCormack, "Will & Grace"
  • Tony Shalhoub, "Monk"

Biggest snub: Kevin James, "The King of Queens"

Miniseries or TV Movie:

  • “The Gathering Storm,” HBO
  • “Live from Baghdad,” HBO
  • “Path to War,” HBO
  • “Shackleton,” A&E
  • “Steven Spielberg Presents: Taken,” Sci Fi*

Biggest snub: "Martin & Lewis," CBS

Actress, Miniseries or TV Movie:

  • Helena Bonham Carter, “Live from Baghdad”
  • Shirley MacLaine, “Hell on Heels: The Battle of Mary Kay”*
  • Helen Mirren, “Door to Door”
  • Vanessa Redgrave, “The Gathering Storm”
  • Uma Thurman, “Hysterical Blindness”

Biggest snub: Dakota Fanning, “Steven Spielberg Presents: Taken”

Actor, Miniseries or TV Movie:

  • Albert Finney, “The Gathering Storm”
  • Michael Gambon, “Path to War”
  • Michael Keaton, “Live from Baghdad”
  • William H. Macy, “Door to Door”*
  • Linus Roache, “RFK”

Biggest snub: Sean Hayes, "Martin & Lewis"

Supporting Actress, Series, Miniseries or TV Movie:

  • Kim Cattrall, “Sex and the City”
  • Megan Mullally, “Will & Grace”*
  • Cynthia Nixon, “Sex and the City”
  • Parker Posey, “Hell on Heels: The Battle of Mary Kay”
  • Gena Rowlands, “Hysterical Blindness”

Biggest snub: Alexis Bledel, "The Gilmore Girls"

Supporting Actor, Series, Miniseries or TV Movie:

  • Alec Baldwin, “Path to War”
  • Jim Broadbent, “The Gathering Storm”
  • Bryan Cranston, “Malcolm in the Middle”*
  • Sean Hayes, “Will & Grace”
  • Dennis Haysbert, “24”
  • Michael Imperioli, “The Sopranos”
  • John Spencer, “The West Wing”
  • Donald Sutherland, “Path to War”
  • Bradley Whitford, “The West Wing”

Biggest snub: John C. McGinley, "Scrubs"

What do you think of the nominees?  Do you think something was snubbed?  What do you think will win?  What do you think should win?  Please go to the Home Page and post your opinion on the Entertain Your Brain Message Board!

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