2020 Golden Globe Predictions

Updated March 27th, 2021

The Queen's Gambit (Netflix)

1. Anya Taylor-Joy - The Queen’s Gambit

Set during the Cold War era, orphaned chess prodigy Beth Harmon struggles with addiction in a quest to become the greatest chess player in the world.​

2. Michaela Coel - I May Destroy You

After being sexually assaulted in a nightclub, Arabella's life changes irreversibly and she is forced to reassess everything, including her career, friends and family.

3. Cate Blanchett - Mrs. America

"Mrs. America" tells the story of the movement to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), and the unexpected backlash led by a conservative woman named Phyllis Schlafly, aka "the sweetheart of the silent majority." Through the eyes of the women of the era -- both Schlafly and second-wave feminists Gloria Steinem, Betty Friedan, Shirley Chisholm, Bella Abzug and Jill Ruckelshaus -- the series explores how one of the toughest battlegrounds in the culture wars of the '70s helped give rise to the Moral Majority and forever shifted the political landscape.

4. Nicole Kidman - The Undoing

Nicole Kidman and Hugh Grant star in the HBO limited series 'The Undoing.'​

5. Kerry Washington - Little Fires Everywhere

Following the intertwined fates of the picture-perfect Richardson family and an enigmatic mother and daughter who upend their lives. Set in Shaker Heights, Ohio in the 1990s.