3 Nominations

1 Win

Porgy and Bess

Set in the early 1900s in the fictional Catfish Row section of Charleston, South Carolina, which serves as home to a black fishing community, the story focuses on the titular characters, crippled beggar Porgy, who travels about in a goat-drawn cart, and the drug-addicted Bess, who lives with stevedore Crown, the local bully.

Role Credit
Producer: Samuel Goldwyn
Director: Otto Preminger
Cast: Sidney Poitier , Dorothy Dandridge , Sammy Davis Jr. , Diahann Carroll

Golden Globe Awards