How to stream the Golden Globes

How to watch the Golden Globes 2018 online

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The 75th annual Golden Globes are set to premiere on Sunday, January 7, 2018, at 8:00 PM EST. Held at the glamorous Beverly Hilton in California, the 2018 Awards show promises big names and even bigger guest appearances. Catch it all live with a VPN.

How to watch the Golden Globes 2018 live

This year, the show will be broadcasted live on NBC on television—and online.

Here’s how to watch the 2018 Golden Globes live with a VPN. Note that your mileage may vary!

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  3. Connect to a secure U.S. server location
  4. Visit*, use the NBC app*, or tune into NBC via your paid streaming service**.
  5. Enjoy the show!

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 Stream the Golden Globes red carpet pre-show

Facebook will be the exclusive official live-streaming partner for this year’s Golden Globes red carpet.

Here’s how to watch the Golden Globes 2018 red carpet live at 6:00 PM EST with a VPN.

  1. Sign up for ExpressVPN
  2. Download ExpressVPN on your devices
  3. Connect to a secure U.S. server location
  4. Head to the Golden Globes Facebook page
  5. Stream away!

What are the Golden Globes?

The Golden Globe Awards are the first awards show in the Hollywood calendar year. Held by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association since 1943, the show recognizes and awards excellence in both foreign and domestic film and TV shows from the past year.

As the first awards show in the calendar year, the Golden Globes are known for being a bit wild and unpredictable—a boozier cousin to the glitzy Oscars.

Where are the Golden Globes held?

Since 1961, the Golden Globes have been held in the swanky International Ballroom of The Beverly Hilton hotel. The massive room will hold up to 1,300 of the biggest names in Hollywood.

What time do the Golden Globes start?

This year’s Golden Globes will be televised on NBC live on Sunday, January 7, 2018 at 8:00 PM EST/5:00 PM PT.

Who’s hosting the Golden Globes?

Seth Meyers will be hosting the 2018 edition. While Meyers won’t be short on any material, will he be able to top last year’s opening skit?

Who are the nominees?

As usual, the nominees for the Golden Globes represent the best in film and television. Here’s the full list:


Best Motion Picture, Drama

The Post
The Shape of Water
Call Me by Your Name
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Best Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy

The Disaster Artist
Get Out
The Greatest Showman
I, Tonya
Lady Bird

Best Director

Guillermo del Toro, The Shape of Water
Martin McDonagh, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Christopher Nolan, Dunkirk
Ridley Scott, All the Money in the World
Steven Spielberg, The Post

Best Actor, Motion Picture, Drama

Timothée Chalamet, Call Me by Your Name
Denzel Washington, Roman J. Israel, Esq.
Tom Hanks, The Post
Daniel Day-Lewis, Phantom Thread
Gary Oldman, Darkest Hour

Best Actress, Motion Picture, Drama

Jessica Chastain, Molly’s Game
Sally Hawkins, The Shape of Water
Frances McDormand, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Meryl Streep, The Post
Michelle Williams, All the Money in the World

Best Actor, Motion Picture, Comedy

Steve Carell, Battle of the Sexes
Ansel Elgort, Baby Driver
James Franco, The Disaster Artist
Hugh Jackman, The Greatest Showman
Daniel Kaluuya, Get Out

Best Actress, Motion Picture, Comedy

Judi Dench, Victoria & Abdul
Margot Robbie, I, Tonya
Saoirse Ronan, Lady Bird
Emma Stone, Battle of the Sexes
Helen Mirren, The Leisure Seeker

Best Supporting Actor, Motion Picture

Willem Dafoe, The Florida Project
Armie Hammer, Call Me by Your Name
Richard Jenkins, The Shape of Water
Sam Rockwell, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Christopher Plummer, All the Money in the World

Best Supporting Actress, Motion Picture

Mary J. Blige, Mudbound
Hong Chau, Downsizing
Allison Janney, I, Tonya
Laurie Metcalf, Lady Bird
Octavia Spencer, The Shape of Water

Best Screenplay

The Shape of Water
Lady Bird
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
The Post
Molly’s Game

Best Original Song

“Home,” Ferdinand
“Mighty River,” Mudboumd
“Remember Me,” Coco
“The Star,” The Star
“This Is Me,” The Greatest Showman

Best Original Score

Carter Burwell, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Alexandre Desplat, The Shape of Water
Jonny Greenwood, Phantom Thread
John Williams, The Post
Hans Zimmer, Dunkirk

Best Animated Feature

The Boss Baby
The Breadwinner
Loving Vincent

Best Foreign Language Film

A Fantastic Woman
First They Killed My Father
In the Fade
The Square


Best Television Series, Drama

The Handmaid’s Tale
This Is Us
The Crown
Game of Thrones
Stranger Things

Best Television Series, Comedy

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
Master of None
Will & Grace

Best Limited Series or Television Movie

Big Little Lies
Feud: Bette and Joan
Top of the Lake: China Girl
The Sinner

Best Actress, Limited Series or Television Movie

Nicole Kidman, Big Little Lies
Reese Witherspoon, Big Little Lies
Jessica Lange, Feud: Bette and Joan
Susan Sarandon, Feud: Bette and Joan
Jessica Biel, The Sinner

Best Actor, Limited Series or Television Movie

Robert De Niro, The Wizard of Lies
Kyle MacLachlan, Twin Peaks
Jude Law, The Young Pope
Ewan McGregor, Fargo
Geoffrey Rush, Genius

Best Actress, Television Series, Drama

Elisabeth Moss, The Handmaid’s Tale
Claire Foy, The Crown
Katherine Langford, 13 Reasons Why
Maggie Gyllenhaal, The Deuce
Caitriona Balfe, Outlander

Best Actor, Television Series, Drama

Freddie Highmore, The Good Doctor
Sterling K. Brown, This Is Us
Bob Odenkirk, Better Call Saul
Jason Bateman, Ozark
Liev Schreiber, Ray Donovan

Best Actress, Television Series, Comedy

Pamela Adlon, Better Things
Alison Brie, GLOW
Rachel Brosnahan, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
Issa Rae, Insecure
Frankie Shaw, SMILF

Best Actor, Television Series, Comedy

Anthony Anderson, Black-ish
Aziz Ansari, Master of None
Kevin Bacon, I Love Dick
William H. Macy, Shameless
Eric McCormack, Will & Grace

Best Supporting Actress, Television Series

Laura Dern, Big Little Lies
Ann Dowd, The Handmaid’s Tale
Chrissy Metz, This Is Us
Michelle Pfeiffer, The Wizard of Lies
Shailene Woodley, Big Little Lies

Best Supporting Actor, Television Series

Christian Slater, Mr. Robot
David Harbour, Stranger Things
Alfred Molina, Feud: Bette and Joan
Alexander Skarsgard, Big Little Lies
David Thewlis, Fargo

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