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55th Golden Globe Awards

The 55th Golden Globe Awards, honoring the best in film and television for 1997, were held on January 18, 1998.[1][2][3][4][5][6] The nominations were announced on December 18, 1997.[7][8][9]

55th Golden Globe Awards
Date January 18, 1998
Highlights
Best Film: Drama Titanic
Best Film: Musical or Comedy As Good As It Gets
Best Drama Series The X-Files
Best Musical or Comedy Series Ally McBeal

Contents

Winners and nomineesEdit

FilmEdit

Best Motion Picture
Drama Musical or Comedy
Titanic As Good as It Gets
Best Performance in a Motion Picture – Drama
Actor Actress
Peter FondaUlee's Gold Judi DenchMrs Brown
Best Performance in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy
Actor Actress
Jack NicholsonAs Good as It Gets Helen HuntAs Good as It Gets
Best Supporting Performance in a Motion Picture – Drama, Musical or Comedy
Supporting Actor Supporting Actress
Burt ReynoldsBoogie Nights Kim BasingerL.A. Confidential
Best Director Best Screenplay
James CameronTitanic Good Will HuntingBen Affleck and Matt Damon
Best Original Score Best Original Song
"Titanic" – James Horner "My Heart Will Go On" by Céline DionTitanic
Best Foreign Language Film
My Life in Pink (Ma vie en rose)Belgium

TelevisionEdit

Best Television Series
Drama Series Comedy or Musical - Series
The X-Files Ally McBeal
Best Lead Actor in a Television Series
Best Actor - Drama Series Best Actor - Comedy or Musical Series
Anthony EdwardsER Michael J. FoxSpin City
Best Lead Actress in a Television Series
Best Actress - Drama Series Best Actress - Comedy or Musical Series
Christine LahtiChicago Hope Calista FlockhartAlly McBeal
Best Supporting Performance - Series, Miniseries or Television Film
Best Supporting Actor - Series, Miniseries or Television Film Best Supporting Actress - Series, Miniseries or Television Film
George C. Scott12 Angry Men Angelina JolieGeorge Wallace
Best Actor - Miniseries or Television Film Best Actress - Miniseries or Television Film
Ving RhamesDon King: Only in America Alfre WoodardMiss Evers' Boys
Best Miniseries or Television Film
George Wallace

Award breakdownEdit

Multiple WinsEdit

FilmEdit

The following films received multiple wins:

Wins Film
4 Titanic
3 As Good as It Gets

TelevisionEdit

The following series received multiple wins:

Wins Film
2 Ally McBeal
2 George Wallace

Memorable ceremony momentsEdit

The ceremony at the Beverly Hilton was notable for two memorable moments. First, when Christine Lahti was announced as the winner of Best Actress in a Television Drama, she was in the restroom and came out a few minutes later to accept. Also, after winning Best Actor in a Movie or Miniseries, Ving Rhames brought fellow nominee Jack Lemmon on stage to give his award to the elder actor.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Sterngold, David (19 January 1998). "'Titanic' Wins Top Golden Globe Award". The New York Times. Retrieved 11 January 2018.
  2. ^ Lowry, Brian (19 January 1998). "Their Ship Sails In". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 11 January 2018.
  3. ^ "Golden Globe Winners". Los Angeles Times. 19 January 1998. Retrieved 11 January 2018.
  4. ^ "Titanic sweeps Golden Globes". BBC News. 19 January 1998. Retrieved 11 January 2018.
  5. ^ "'Titanic' cruises Golden Globes". CNN. 19 January 1998. Retrieved 11 January 2018.
  6. ^ "'Titanic' grabs top Golden Globe honors". The Augusta Chronicle. 19 January 1998. Retrieved 11 January 2018.
  7. ^ Wallace, Amy; Welkos, Robert (19 December 1997). "Studio Films Resurface With 'Titanic' Surge". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 11 January 2018.
  8. ^ "Complete List of Golden Globe Nominees". Los Angeles Times. 19 December 1997. Retrieved 11 January 2018.
  9. ^ "Nominees for Golden Globe Awards". CNN. 18 December 1997. Retrieved 11 January 2018.