Yellowstone has quickly become a TV phenomenon and one of the most popular and well-reviewed shows in recent years. Yellowstone has been so popular that it has spawned two equally popular sequels, 1883 and 1923, and more are in the works. With this much popularity, winning awards is a given, but it’s not unusual for popular shows to be passed over.
Now that the 2023 Golden Globes are over and the dust has settled, did Yellowstone win any awards?
What is Yellowstone?
Yellowstone started airing on TV in 2018. It is about the Dutton Family, who own the Yellowstone Dutton Ranch, which is the biggest ranch in Montana. But owning a place like this isn’t easy, and the show follows the family as they go through the ups and downs of trying to keep the ranch open and running.
Yellowstone also shows how the Duttons have problems with their neighbors, like the people who live on the Broken Rock Indian Reservation, the people who visit and run Yellowstone National Park, and greedy developers who want to use the land for their own purposes.
John Dutton III, the father of the family and played by Kevin Costner, wants to run for office. As he moves up the ranks from his position as Montana Livestock Commissioner, more and more people will start to dislike him.
Did Yellowstone Win a Golden Globe?
Kevin Costner, who plays the main character on the show Yellowstone, won the award for Best Actor in a Drama Series. Flooding in the Santa Barbara area meant that Costner couldn’t make it to the event. Costner, on the other hand, Posted a Video to Instagram in which he explained why he couldn’t be there and thanked the cast and crew of Yellowstone for their hard work and support.
Even though Yellowstone is very popular, it hasn’t won many awards. It has been nominated for several awards, including Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Regular Series for Commercial Television at the 2019 American Society of Cinematographers Awards, Outstanding Production Design for a Narrative Contemporary Program (One Hour or More) at the 2021 Primetime Emmy Awards, and Best Show at the 2022 MTV Movie & TV Awards.
Even so, Yellowstone has only won two awards so far: Costner’s recent Golden Globe and the Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for Television Series – One Hour award for the episode “Half The Money” at the 2022 Cinema Audio Society Awards.
Kevin Costner has won a Golden Globe before. He won the Best Director – Motion Picture award in 1991 for Dances with Wolves and the Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film award in 2013 for Hatfields & McCoys.