Ramy Youssef accepts the Golden Globe as best actor in a comedy series at the Golden Globes 2020 He is nominated again this yearPaul Drinkwater | NBC

The films “Nomadland” and “The Trial of the Chicago 7” as well as the actor Ramy Youssef are among the New Jersey-related nominees at the Golden Globe Awards 2021

The nominations announced on Wednesday mark the beginning of a Hollywood awards season delayed by the COVID-19 pandemic The 78th Golden Globes, slated for February 28, have been postponed from the usual early January due to the health crisis

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will be hosting the Globes again for the fourth time, having previously hosted The Cecil B in 2013, 2014 and 2015 The DeMille Award this year goes to Jane Fonda and Norman Lear receives the Carol Burnett Award

Both “Nomadland” and “The Trial of the Chicago 7” are nominated for Best Motion Picture Drama at the 2021 Golden Globes, along with other awards, while Youssef is again nominated for Best Actor in a TV Comedy here for more Details on this year’s Jersey nominees

Rutherfords Ramy Youssef, 29, star and co-creator of Hulu’s “Ramy,” won the Golden Globe for best actor in a comedy – his first – at the Golden Globes last year

On the show, which debuted in 2019, Youssef, who is of Egyptian-American descent, plays Ramy Hassan, an Arab-American Muslim millennial who lives in Northern Jersey

Oscar winner Mahershala Ali had a recurring role on the show’s second season as Sheikh Youssef’s real friend from Rutherford, Steve Way, plays his friend on the A24 series

In September, “Nomadland”, directed by Chloé Zhao, won the Golden Lion, the main prize at the Venice Film Festival. It was also the opening film at the Montclair Film Festival in October

“Nomadland” with Oscar-winner Frances McDormand is about nomad workers who are known as “workampers” Many of them are seniors who live in vans, trailers, and RVs and travel across the United States wherever work takes them – be it an Amazon warehouse, campsite, or a beet harvest

The film, which will open wide in theaters and on Hulu on February 19, is based on Nomadland: Surviving America in the Twenty-First Century, a 2017 non-fiction book by Jessica Bruder, who grew up in Montclair

Frances McDormand in “Nomadland,” which is based on a book by Jessica Bruder, who grew up in Montclair Searchlight Pictures

Brother has followed a number of workamps in the book.Some of them, including protagonist Linda May, appear in the film alongside McDormand, who plays the central migrant worker in the story

The film garnered a total of four Golden Globe nominations. Zhao (“The Rider”) is nominated for the Golden Globe for Best Director of a Film and Best Screenplay for “Nomadland”, while McDormand is nominated for Best Actress in a Drama Zhao Writes History of her nomination as the first Asian woman to be nominated for the Golden Globe for best director

Zhao will be featured this year along with Regina King (“One Night in Miami”) And Emerald Fennell (“Promising Young Woman”), three of a total of eight women who have been nominated in the history of the category It’s unprecedented that three Women directors are recognized at the Globes within one year

Director Aaron Sorkin filmed Netflix’s “The Trial of the Chicago 7” in various locations in New Jersey, including St Elizabeth University (then The College of St Elizabeth) in Morristown; Fairleigh Dickinson University in Florham Park; the Community Baptist Church of Love in Paterson and a mansion in the city’s historic Eastside neighborhood; City Hall in Newark along with Hoboken, Montclair and Clifton

The film received five Golden Globe nominations.Sorkin is nominated for Best Director of a Film and Best Screenplay, while Sacha Baron Cohen is nominated for Best Supporting Actor in a Film for his role in film (Cohen is a double nominee this year , who is also nominated for Amazonas “Borat Subsqeuent” movie “)

“The Trial of the Chicago 7” follows the 1969 trial of a group of men indicted after protesting outside the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago, killing thousands of Illinois National Guard officers and Army soldiers Protesters together The men were charged with conspiracy and incitement to riot

From left: Yahya Abdul-Mateen II as Bobby Seale, Ben Shenkman as attorney Leonard Weinglass, Mark Rylance as attorney William Kunstler, Eddie Redmayne as Tom Hayden and Alex Sharp as Rennie Davis in Aaron Sorkins “The Trial of the Chicago 7 “” Niko Tavernise | Netflix

Yahya Abdul-Mateen II plays Bobby Seale, chairman and co-founder of the Black Panther Party Bayonne-born Frank Langella (“Frost / Nixon”) plays Judge Julius Hoffman, who ordered Seale to be chained and chained to Kelvin Harrison during the trial Jr plays Fred Hampton, chairman of the Illinois Chapter of the Black Panther Party and vice chairman of the National Party

Sacha Baron Cohen, who is nominated for supporting actor, plays Abbie Hoffman, an activist who co-founded the Youth International Party known as the Yippies. Noah Robbins plays another of the men, Lee Weiner, who later becomes professor of sociology at the Rutgers University became

The cast includes Eddie Redmayne as Tom Hayden, co-founder of Students for a Democratic Society; Jeremy Strong as Jerry Rubin, an antiwar activist; Alex Sharp as Rennie Davis, organizer of the National Mobilization Committee to End the Vietnam War; John Carol Lynch as pacifist David Dellinger; Michael Keaton as a progressive attorney and former Attorney General Ramsey Clark; Joseph Gordon-Levitt as Public Prosecutor Richard Schultz and JC. MacKenzie as prosecutor Thomas Foran

“The Trial of the Chicago 7” also received a nomination for Best Original Song for Celeste’s “Hear My Voice” ”

Sacha Baron Cohen as Abbie Hoffman and Jeremy Strong as Jerry Rubin in “The Trial of the Chicago 7,” a film shot at two colleges in Morris County, among a number of other locations in New JerseyNiko Tavernise | Netflix

Al Pacino is also nominated for Best Actor “Hunters,” a drama series filmed in Newark

In the 1970s Amazon series, an alternate story created by David Weil and produced by Jordan Peeles Monkeypaw Productions, Pacino plays Nazi hunter Meyer Offerman, the leader of a group trying to create foiling a Fourth Empire in the US The show was filmed in Newark near Kilkenny’s Alehouse and Washington Park

Netflix’s “The Prom” with James Corden and Bernardsville, as well as Basking Ridge’s own Meryl Streep, who is nominated for the Golden Globe for Best Musical or Comedy, has another connection with Jersey The musical, which appears on Broadway’s “The Prom” based, contains music by Matthew Sklar from Westfield

The script for the film, as well as the musical – both written by Bob Martin and Chad Beguelin – mentions The Star-Ledger in the opening scenes

Meryl Streep as Broadway star Dee Dee Allen and James Corden as Barry Glickman in “The Prom” on NetflixMelinda Sue Gordon | Netflix

Hulus “Palm Springs”, the “Groundhog Day” -like film starring Andy Samberg and Cristin Milioti of Cherry Hill and which turned out to be the perfect quarantine film, was named in the “Best Musical or Comedy” category Globes Nominated (Samberg was nominated for best actor in a film musical or comedy

The Showtime limited series “The Comey Rule,” starring Jeff Daniels as former FBI director Jim Comey, received nominations for Daniels for Best Actor in a Limited Series and Brendan Gleeson in Supporting Actor TV category Gleeson delivers an eerie performance as Trump in the two-part series

Comey, 60, grew up in Allendale and is a graduate of Northern Highlands Regional High School The series is based on “A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Guidance,” Comey’s 2018 book detailing his relationship with President Donald Trump after the 2016 elections being investigated Trump fired Comey in 2017

Taraji P Henson and Sarah Jessica Parker remotely announced the Golden Globe nominations on Wednesday morning

After the Academy of Arts and Sciences for Feature Films announced that the Oscars in 2021 would be two months until April 25 Due to be postponed April 28, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced that the Golden Globes will be postponed for nearly two months until February 28, the original date of the Oscars

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler turn 78 at 8 p.m. Golden Globe Awards host at ET / 5 pm PT Sunday, Feb. 28 on NBC

“HAMILTON” (Walt Disney Pictures / RadicalMedia / 5000 Broadway Productions / NEVIS Productions / Old 320 Sycamore Pictures; Walt Disney Studios Movies)

“FIGHT FOR YOU” – JUDAS AND THE BLACK MESSIA Music by: HE.R., Dernst Emile II Lyrics by: HE.R., Tiara Thomas

“HEAR MY VOICE” – THE TRIAL OF CHICAGO 7 Music by: Daniel Pemberton Text by: Daniel Pemberton, Celeste Waite

“IO SÌ (SEEN)” – LIFE AHEAD Music by: Diane Warren Text by: Diane Warren, Laura Pausini, Niccolò Agliardi

“TALK NOW” – ONE NIGHT IN MIAMI Music by: Leslie Odom Jr, Sam Ashworth Lyrics by: Leslie Odom Jr, Sam Ashworth

“TIGRESS & TWEED” – THE UNITED STATES VS BILLIE HOLIDAY Music by: Andra Day, Raphael Saadiq Lyrics by: Andra Day, Raphael Saadiq

“LOVECRAFT COUNTRY” – HBO (HBO / Afemme / Monkeypaw / Bad Robot / Warner Bros Television)

“THE FLIGHT PARTICIPANT” – HBO MAX (HBO Max / Berlanti Productions / Ja, Norman Productions / Warner Bros Television)

“SCHITT’S CREEK” – POP TV (not a real corporate production / Canadian Broadcasting Company / Pop TV)

“TED LASSO” – APPLE TV (Apple / Doozer Productions / Warner Bros Television / universal television)



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