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2021 GOLDEN GLOBE FINAL PREDICTIONS:
BEST TV SUPPORTING ACTOR

UPDATED: Feb. 24, 2021

AWARDS COMMENTARY:
Dan Levy could become the first comedy performer to win the Golden Globes supporting actor category since “Glee” star Chris Colfer did it back in 2010. Now, with the ongoing power of “Schitt’s Creek,” co-creator Levy is a front runner — although he has intense competition from John Boyega of “Small Axe.” Also in the mix are “The Undoing’s” Donald Sutherland and “Hollywood’s” Jim Parsons. Will the HFPA feel like honoring Brendan Gleeson for playing Donald Trump in “The Comey Rule”? That seems tougher to imagine.


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Dan Levy, “Schitt’s Creek” Courtesy of ABC Studios

AND THE PREDICTED WINNER IS:

  1. Dan Levy
    "Schitt's Creek" (Pop TV)
    GLOBES HISTORY: 1 nomination
    ROLE: David Rose

RUNNERS UP:

  • John Boyega 
    "Small Axe" (Amazon Prime Video)
    GLOBES HISTORY: 1 nomination
    ROLE: Leroy Logan

  • Donald Sutherland
    "The Undoing" (HBO)
    GLOBES HISTORY: 9 nominations, 2 wins (1996's "Citizen X" and 2003's "Path to War")
    ROLE: Franklin Reinhardt

  • Brendan Gleeson
    "The Comey Rule" (Showtime)
    GLOBES HISTORY: 4 nominations
    ROLE: Donald Trump

  • Jim Parsons
    "Hollywood" (Netflix)
    GLOBES HISTORY: 4 nominations, 1 win (2011's "The Big Bang Theory")
    ROLE: Henry Willson

 

2021 Golden Globes Final Predictions (TV)

2020-2021 Golden Globes Awards Timeline

      • Deadline for submission of Golden Globe Motion Picture and Television entry forms – Nov. 30, 2020
      • Deadline for Television nomination ballots to be mailed to all HFPA members by Ernst & Young – Dec. 30, 2020
      • Deadline for receipt of Television nomination ballots by Ernst & Young at 8:00 p.m. ET / 5:00 p.m. PT – Jan. 12, 2021
      • Deadline for Motion Picture nomination ballots to be mailed to all HFPA members by Ernst & Young at 8:00 p.m. ET / 5:00 p.m. PT – Jan. 13, 2021
      • The final screening date for Motion Pictures – Jan. 26, 2021
      • The final date for Motion Picture press conferences – Jan. 27, 2021
      • Deadline for receipt of Motion Picture nomination ballots by Ernst & Young at 3:00 p.m. ET / 12:00 p.m. PT – Jan. 30, 2021
      • Nominations for the 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards announced at 8:00 a.m. ET / 5:00 a.m. PT – Feb. 3, 2021
      • Final ballots mailed to all HFPA members by Ernst & Young – Feb. 23, 2021
      • 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards will air live coast to coast at 8:00 p.m. ET / 5:00 p.m. PT on NBC from The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California – Feb. 28, 2021

2021 Golden Globes Predictions (Film)

About the Golden Globes

The Golden Globes Awards, hosted by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, is held annually with 93 members since 1944. The group recognizes excellence in film and television, across drama and comedy or musical categories. “Mad Men” and “The X-Files” hold the record for most wins as best drama, at three each, while “All in the Family” has won the most awards for best comedy/musical, with four wins. Carol Burnett has the record for most TV nominations, at 13 (she won five), while Alan Alda has the most TV wins, with 6 (out of 12 nominations).