And the cast of The Banshees of Inisherin shared their delight about the news wholeheartedly.
It was double joy for Brendan Gleeson who is also celebrating his son, Domhnall’s nomination for his role in the TV show The Patient.
He enthused: “This is sensational! I’m thrilled and grateful, thanks Golden Globes.
“It’s joyous to be able to share the good news with Martin times two, Colin, Kerry, Barry and Carter on behalf of everyone involved in The Banshees. Doubly so with my lovely Domhnall. Happy Days!”
While Colin was equally as “joyous”, explaining: “What a team effort and a joy it was to bring The Banshees to life…to be able to celebrate with the whole gang like this and represent all the crew members who are watching at home, makes the whole thing all the sweeter! As Brendan said, “Happy Days” and thanks Golden Globes!”
Kerry Condon who played Colin’s sister, Siobhan, in the film was over the moon with the news.
“I’m over the moon, and this is a dream come true. Thank you so much to the HFPA! I’m having the best time on this journey,” she explained.
Barry Keoghan took to Instagram to write: “8 feckin Nominations at @goldenglobes Very very grateful. Up the Irish.”
The Golden Globes will take place in America on January 10th