Best Lead Performance (Female), 2015

List of Winners
Muriels HOF
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1. Rooney Mara, Carol [190 points / 31 votes] {includes points in supporting}

2. Charlize Theron, Mad Max: Fury Road [166/25] {includes points in supporting}
3. Nina Hoss, Phoenix [136/21]
4. Cate Blanchett, Carol [125/22] {includes points in supporting}
5. Saoirse Ronan, Brooklyn [111/18]

6. Charlotte Rampling, 45 Years [93/14]
7. Emily Blunt, Sicario [78/15]
8. Brie Larson, Room [70/11]
9. Arielle Holmes, Heaven Knows What [55/9]
10. Teyonah Parris, Chi-Raq [50/9] {includes points in supporting}
11. Juliette Binoche, Clouds of Sils Maria [47/7]
12 (tie). Sidse Babett Knudsen, The Duke of Burgundy [42/7] {includes points in supporting}
12 (tie). Bel Powley, The Diary of a Teenage Girl [42/7]
14. Sarah Snook, Predestination [41/7] {includes points in supporting}
15. Elisabeth Moss, Queen of Earth [33/6]
(Greta Gerwig, Mistress America [32/6] – points moved to supporting)
16. Ronit Elkabetz, Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem [27/4]
17. Meryl Streep, Ricki and the Flash [24/4]
18. Kitana Kiki Rodriguez, Tangerine [21/4] {includes points in supporting}
(Jennifer Jason Leigh, Anomalisa [19/3] – points moved to supporting}
19. Anne Dorval, Mommy [18/3]
(Alicia Vikander, Ex Machina [17/3] – points moved to supporting)
20. Lola Kirke, Mistress America [14/2] {includes points in supporting}
(Jennifer Jason Leigh, The Hateful Eight [14/2] – points moved to supporting)
21. Amy Poehler, Inside Out [13/2]
(Chiara d’Anna, The Duke of Burgundy [13/2] – points moved to supporting)
22. Jennifer Lawrence, Joy [12/2]
23 (tie). Blythe Danner, I’ll See You in My Dreams [11/2]
23 (tie). Sarit Larry, The Kindergarten Teacher [11/2]
23 (tie). Günes Sensoy, Mustang [11/2]
26 (tie). Shu Qi, The Assassin [8/2]
26 (tie). Daisy Ridley, Star Wars: The Force Awakens [8/2] {includes points in supporting}
26 (tie). Lily Tomlin, Grandma [8/2]

The following performances received one vote apiece:
Regina Case, The Second Mother
(Suzanne Clement, Mommy – points moved to supporting)
Laia Costa, Victoria
Marion Cotillard, Macbeth
Lola Duenas, Alleluia
Amy Everson, Felt
(Rebecca Ferguson, Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol – points moved to supporting)
Ayako Fujitani, The Man From Reno
Gong Li, Coming Home
Adele Haenel, In the Name of My Daughter
Josephine Japy, Breathe
Anna Kendrick, The Last Five Years
Rinko Kikuchi, Kumiko the Treasure Hunter
Melissa McCarthy, Spy
Maika Monroe, It Follows
(Julianne Moore, Maps to the Stars – points moved to supporting)
Carey Mulligan, Far From the Madding Crowd
Cobie Smulders, Results
(Mya Taylor, Tangerine – points moved to supporting)
Karikdja Touré, Girlhood
Lea Van Acken, Stations of the Cross
Mia Wasikowska, Crimson Peak
(Mia Wasikowska, Maps to the Stars – points moved to supporting)
Olivia Wilde, Meadowland