Golden Globe Award for New Star of the Year – Actor

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Golden Globe for New Star of the Year- Actor
Awarded for Best New Male Star in a Motion Picture
Location United States
Presented by Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Currently held by Ben Kingsley for Gandhi (1982)
Website www.goldenglobes.com

This category of the Golden Globe Award was originated in 1948 and was awarded as the Golden Globe Award for Most Promising Newcomer – Male until 1975. There were no awards in 1949, and between 1954 and 1965 there were multiple winners. From 1976 to 1979, the award was called Best Acting Debut in a Motion Picture – Male. From 1980 to 1983, the award was called New Star of the Year in a Motion Picture – Male. A male actor did not receive the Award in 1982. The category was discontinued following the 1983 ceremony.

For the actresses' awards see Golden Globe Award for New Star of the Year – Actress

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