2022 Golden Globe Predictions

Updated November 22nd, 2022

The Whale

1. Brendan Fraser - The Whale

A reclusive English teacher suffering from severe obesity who attempts to reconnect with his estranged teenage daughter for one last chance at redemption.

2. Austin Butler - Elvis

A look at the life of the legendary rock and roll star, Elvis Presley.​

3. Bill Nighy - Living

An English-language adaptation of the script of "Ikiru" (1952), set in London in the 1950s.

4. Hugh Jackman - The Son

Peter has his busy life with new partner Emma and their baby is thrown into disarray when his ex-wife Kate turns up with their teenage son, Nicholas.

5. Tom Cruise - Top Gun: Maverick

After more than thirty years of service as one of the Navy's top aviators, Pete Mitchell is where he belongs, pushing the envelope as a courageous test pilot and dodging the advancement in rank that would ground him.

6. Will Smith - Emancipation

A runaway slave forges through the swamps of Louisiana on a tortuous journey to escape plantation owners that nearly killed him.

7. Gabriel LaBelle - The Fabelmans

A semi-autobiography based on Spielberg's own childhood growing up in post-war Arizona, from age seven to eighteen.

8. Jonathan Majors - Devotion

Elite fighter pilots Jesse Brown and Tom Hudner become the U.S. Navy's most celebrated wingmen during the Korean War.

9. Timothée Chalamet - Bones and All

Maren, a young woman, learns how to survive on the margins of society.

10. Jeremy Pope - The Inspection

A young, gay Black man, rejected by his mother and with few options for his future, decides to join the Marines, doing whatever it takes to succeed in a system that would cast him aside.