Golden Globes: Christopher Plummer nominated for Kevin Spacey role


Christopher Plummer and Kevin Spacey.

Christopher Plummer has been nominated for a Golden Globe for the role in which he replaced Kevin Spacey.

The actor took over the role in All the Money in the World after a string of sexual harassment allegations were made against Spacey.

The nominees for best drama film include Call Me by Your Name, Dunkirk, The Post, The Shape of Water and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.

Dame Helen Mirren and Dame Judi Dench are among the British nominees.

They are in the best actress in a comedy or musical category, alongside Saoirse Ronan, Margot Robbie and Emma Stone.

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L-R: Saoirse Ronan, Magot Robbie and Emma Stone

It was announced last month that Plummer would take over the role of the late oil tycoon Jean Paul Getty in All the Money in the World.

According to Variety, Spacey had already filmed about two weeks of footage for the film, which is directed by Ridley Scott.

Spacey had also appeared in a trailer which was released in September.

Mark Wahlberg and Michelle Williams, who also star in the movie, had to take part in reshoots for the film, which is still scheduled for release at the end of the month.



Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman star in Big Little Lies

Gary Oldman is nominated for best actor in a drama, for playing Winston Churchill in Darkest Hour.

Nicole Kidman and Robert De Niro are nominated in the television categories.

Kidman and Reese Witherspoon are both nominated for best actress in a limited series for their roles in Big Little Lies.

De Niro is nominated for best actor in a limited series for The Wizard of Lies, alongside Jude Law for The Young Pope and Geoffrey Rush for Genius.

The category is completed by Ewan McGregor, who is nominated for Fargo, and Kyle MacLachlan for Twin Peaks.



Gary Oldman is nominated for his portrayal of Winston Churchill in Darkest Hour

Jessica Biel is nominated for best actress in a limited series for her role in The Sinner, alongside Jessica Lange and Susan Sarandon, who are both nominated for Feud: Bette and Joan.

The 75th annual Golden Globe Awards will take place on 7 January, hosted by US comedian Seth Meyers.

The nominations were announced at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in California by Kristen Bell, Sharon Stone, Alfre Woodard and Garrett Hedlund.

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