Paramount Pictures is excited to announce THE BIG SHORT has received a total of four Golden Globe nominations including Christian Bale and Steve Carell for Best Actor in a Film Musical/Comedy, and both Adam McKay and Charles Randolph for the for Golden Globes Best Adapted Screenplay.
Below please find an official statement from Steve Carell, Golden Globe Nominee for Best Actor Film Musical/Comedy.
“Thank you Hollywood Foreign Press. I’m very honored. Now I guess that I have to find a tux, lose weight, and get botox.”
Please find below a statement from Adam McKay, Golden Globe co-nominee for Best screenplay (with Charles Randolph) and Director of Golden Globe nominated Best Picture-Comedy/Musical The Big Short.
“Thrilled and thankful for the HFPA’s recognition of The Big Short. Especially excited to see Steve Carrell and Christian Bale’s amazing performances acknowledged. Congrats to the whole cast and crew that worked so hard to make this movie happen.”
Below please find the official statement from Charles Randolph. Co-nominee for Golden Globes Best Adapted Screenplay (with Adam McKay) for The Big Short.
“Rarely in life do you go from dead asleep to jumping up and down in seconds. It’s like Christmas when you’re ten. I’m beyond thrilled the Hollywood Foreign Press Association has embraced such an unusual and important film.”
On January 14 2016 Paramount Pictures Australia are releasing THE BIG SHORT, the darkly humerous film from the outrageous mind of Director Adam McKay (Anchorman, Step Brothers), based on the best-selling book by Michael Lewis (The Blind Side, Moneyball) which tells the remarkable true story of four outsiders who betted big against the banks during the global economy collapse. The film boasts an incredible all-star cast includingChristian Bale (The Dark Knight, American Psycho), Steve Carell (Foxcatcher, Anchorman, ), Ryan Gosling(Drive, Crazy Stupid love), Marisa Tomei (The Wrestler, The Lincoln Lawyer) and Brad Pitt (Moneyball, Fury, World War Z ).
Watch the trailer here.
Synopsis: When four outsiders saw what the big banks, media and government refused to, the global collapse of the economy, they had an idea: The Big Short. Their bold investment leads them into the dark underbelly of modern banking where they must question everyone and everything. Based on the true story and best-selling book by Michael Lewis (The Blind Side, Moneyball), and directed by Adam Mckay (Anchorman, Step Brothers) The Big Short stars Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling and Brad Pitt.
Cast: Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling, Brad Pitt, Melissa Leo, Hamish Linklater, John Magaro,Rafe Spall, Jeremy Strong, Marisa Tomei and Finn Wittrock
Directed By: Adam McKay