Golden Globe nominee: Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama, Cynthia Erivo; Best Original Song - Motion Picture, "Stand Up" — Joshuah Brian Campbell & Cynthia Erivo
Based on the story of iconic freedom fighter Harriet Tubman, her escape from slavery and subsequent missions to free dozens of slaves through the Underground Railroad in the face of growing pre-Civil War adversity. Cynthia Erivo stars in the title role, and is backed by an all-star cast including Tim Guinee, Vondie Curtis-Hall, Joe Alwyn and Janelle Monáe.
Gregory Allen Howard, Kasi Lemmons
Cynthia Erivo, Tim Guinee, Vondie Curtis-Hall, Joe Alwyn, Janelle Monáe