The 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards nominations announcement at the Beverly Hilton hotel in Beverly Hills.
Netflix's "The Two Popes", which imagines a series of debates between the strict, conservative Pope Benedict and his charismatic successor Francis, also performed well for the streamer, picking up acting nominations for Jonathan Pryce and Anthony Hopkins.
Surprise: Annette Bening has always been a favorite at the Golden Globes, having won twice and earning six other nominations going all the way back to "Bugsy" in 1992, but it was still a surprise to see her land a nomination for best supporting actress for her role in "The Report".
Dark comic book tale "Joker", which has grossed over $1 billion worldwide despite polarizing critics, was nominated for best drama, best actor (Joaquin Phoenix) and best director (Todd Phillips). The backlash was a result of snubbing the liked of Little Women's Greta Gerwig, Hustlers' Lorene Scafaria and The Farewell's Lulu Wang from the category.
After increased pressure on the industry over female representation last year, you could be forgiven for thinking the organisation might have made steps to change the landscape this year.
Apple TV+ series "The Morning Show" has received a Golden Globe Award nomination for best drama series, while stars Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon are nominated for best actress in a drama series, according to Variety. "We are building a new world".
Instead, it was Netflix that dominated with 17 nominations in the television categories, while HBO picked up 15, The Wrap reports.
Snub: The HFPA nearly completely forgot about the existence of a little show called "Game of Thrones", giving it exactly one nomination for its eighth and final season - for actor Kit Harington, who plays Jon Snow.
This isn't the Billy's first Golden Globe nom.
"It means so much to all of us - to me, Bob, Joe, Al, and the whole team - to be recognized with these nominations", Scorsese said in a statement.
The nominations for the 2020 Golden Globes were announced on Monday, and some costars, close friends, and even family members (!) found themselves going head-to-head for an award in the same category.
The show will be hosted by British comedian Ricky Gervais, returning for a record fifth time.