Netflix nabs Golden Globe nods for ‘Stranger Things,’ ‘The Crown’


This morning, the Golden Globes nominees were announced via Facebook Live, and in terms of streaming shows, there are some familiar names, and some new ones.

Last year, Amazon’s Mozart in the Jungle was the surprise pick for Best Television Series Musical or Comedy. The series is again nominated in that category along with another Amazon series, Transparent, which has been a Golden Globes favorite for the past couple years.

FX hit Atlanta, Black-ish, and Veep were also nominated in that category.

Mozart’s Gael García Bernal and Transparent’s Jeffrey Tambor were nominated once again for Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series Musical or Comedy.

Over on Netflix, original series Stranger Things and The Crown both picked up nominations for Best Television Series Drama. Winona Ryder was nominated for Best Actress in that same category for Stranger Things. The Crown’s Claire Foy was also nominated. YouTuber Issa Rae was nominated for Best Actress her new HBO series, Insecure.

See all the nominees here.

Audra Schroeder

Audra Schroeder

Audra Schroeder is the Daily Dot’s senior entertainment writer, and she focuses on streaming, comedy, and music. Her work has previously appeared in the Austin Chronicle, the Dallas Observer, NPR, ESPN, Bitch, and the Village Voice. She is based in Austin, Texas.