Golden Globes Nominations Announced

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The awards season is in full swing now with the announcement of the Golden Globe nominees on Thursday.

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association with help from Angela Bassett, America Ferrera, Chloë Grace Moretz and Dennis Quaid unveiled the nominations from the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills.

Big categories to look forward to include the Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama which will be fought out between Bryan Cranston (“Trumbo”), Leonardo DiCaprio (“The Revenant”), Michael Fassbender (“Steve Jobs“), Eddie Redmayne (“The Danish Girl”) or Will Smith (“Concussion”).

The Best Drama Actress trophy on the small screen will be decided out of Catriona Balfe (“Outlander”), Viola Davis (“How to Get Away With Murder”), Eva Green (“Penny Dreadful”), Taraji P. Henson (“Empire”), or Robin Wright (“House of Cards”).

Here is the full list of nominees:

Best Motion Picture, Drama
“Carol”
“Mad Max: Fury Road”
“The Revenant”
“Room”
“Spotlight”

Best Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy
“The Big Short”
“Joy”
“The Martian”
“Spy”
“Trainwreck”

Best TV Series, Drama
“Empire”
“Game Of Thrones”
“Narcos”
“Mr. Robot”
“Outlander”

Best TV Series, Musical/Comedy
“Casual”
“Mozart in the Jungle”
“Silicon Valley”
“Transparent”
“Orange is the New Black”
“Veep”

Best TV Movie or Limited Series
“American Crime”
“American Horror Story: Hotel”
“Fargo”
“Flesh & Bone”
“Wolf Hall”

Best Actress in a TV Series, Comedy
Rachel Bloom, “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend”
Jamie Lee Curtis, “Scream Queens”
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, “Veep”
Gina Rodriguez, “Jane The Virgin”
Lily Tomlin, “Grace and Frankie”

Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Limited Series or TV Movie
Alan Cumming, “The Good Wife”
Damian Lewis, “Wolf Hall”
Ben Mendelsohn, “Bloodline”
Tobias Menzies, “Outlander”
Christian Slater, “Mr. Robot”

Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Limited Series, or TV Movie
Uzo Aduba, “Orange Is the New Black”
Joanne Froggatt, “Downton Abbey”
Regina King, “American Crime”
Judith Light, “Transparent”
Maura Tierney, “The Affair”

Best Animated Feature Film
“Anomalisa”
“The Good Dinosaur”
“Inside Out”
“The Peanuts Movie”
“Shaun The Sheep”

Best Actress in a Limited Series or TV Movie
Kirsten Dunst, “Fargo”
Lady Gaga, “American Horror Story: Hotel”
Sarah Hay, “Flesh & Bone”
Felicity Huffman, “American Crime”
Queen Latifah, “Bessie”

Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Limited Series or TV Movie
Idris Elba, “Luther”
Oscar Isaac, “Show Me a Hero”
David Oyelowo, “Nightingale”
Mark Rylance, “Wolf Hall”
Patrick Wilson, “Fargo”

Best Original Song, Motion Picture
“Love Me Life You Do,” “Fifty Shades of Grey”
Music by: Max Martin, Savan Kotecha, Ali Payami, Ilya Salmanzadeh
Lyrics by: Max Martin, Savan Kotecha, Ali Payami, Ilya Salmanzadeh

“One Kind of Love,” “Love & Mercy”
Music by: Brian Wilson, Scott Bennett
Lyrics by: Brian Wilson, Scott Bennett

“See You Again,” “Furious 7”
Music by: Justin Franks, Andrew Cedar, Charlie Puth, Cameron Thomaz
Lyrics by: Justin Franks, Andrew Cedar, Charlie Puth, Cameron Thomaz

“Simple Song #3,” Youth”
Music by: David Lang
Lyrics by: David Lang

“Writing’s on the Wall,” Spectre”
Musicby: Sam Smith, Jimmy Napes
Lyrics by: Sam Smith, Jimmy Napes

Best Screenplay, Motion Picture
Emma Donahue, “Room”
Tom McCarthy/Josh Singer, “Spotlight”
Charles Randolph/Adam McKay, “The Big Short”
Aaron Sorkin, “Steve Jobs”
Quentin Tarantino, “The Hateful 8”

Best Actor in a TV Series, Musical/Comedy
Aziz Ansari, “Master of None”
Gael Garcia Bernal, “Mozart in the Jungle”
Rob Lowe, “The Grinder”
Patrick Stewart, “Blunt Talk”
Jeffrey Tambor, “Transparent”

Best Actress in a TV Series, Drama
Caitriona Balfe, “Outlander”
Viola Davis, “How to Get Away With Murder”
Eva Green, “Penny Dreadful”
Tarajai P. Henson, “Empire”
Robin Wright, “House of Cards”

Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Musical/Comedy
Christian Bale, “The Big Short”
Steve Carell, “The Big Short”
Matt Damon, “The Martian”
Al Pacino, “Danny Collins”
Mark Ruffalo, “Infinitely Polar Bear”

Best Director, Motion Picture
Todd Haynes, “Carol”
Alejandro G. Inarritu, “The Revenant”
Tom McCarthy, “Spotlight”
George Miller, “Mad Max: Fury Road”
Ridley Scott, “The Martian”

Best Actor in a TV Series, Drama
Jon Hamm, “Mad Men”
Rami Malek, “Mr. Robot”
Wagner Moura, “Narcos”
Bob Odenkirk, “Better Call Saul”
Lieve Schreiber, “Ray Donovan”

Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
Jane Fonda, “Youth”
Jennifer Jason Leigh, “The Hateful Eight”
Hellen Mirren, “Trumbo”
Alicia Vikander, “Ex Machina”
Kate Winslet, “Steve Jobs”

Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture
Paul Dano, “Love & Mercy”
Idris Elba, “Beasts of No Nation”
Mark Rylance, “Bridge of Spies”
Michael Shannon, “99 Homes”
Sylvester Stallone, “Creed”

Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama
Bryan Cranston, “Trumbo”
Leonardo DiCaprio, “The Revenant”
Michael Fassbender, “Steve Jobs“
Eddie Redmayne, “The Danish Girl”
Will Smith, “Concussion”

Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy
Jennifer Lawerence, “Joy”
Melissa McCarthy, “Spy”
Amy Schumer, “Trainwreck”
Maggie Smith, “The Lady in the Van”
Lily Tomlin, “Grandma”

Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama
Cate Blanchett, “Carol”
Brie Larson, “Room”
Rooney Mara, “Carol”
Saoirse Ronan, “Brooklyn”
Alicia Vikander, “The Danish Girl”

Best Original Score, Motion Picture
Carter Burwell, “Carol”
Alexandre Desplat, “The Danish Girl”
Ennio Morricone, “The Hateful Eight”
Daniel Pemberton, “Steve Jobs“
Ryuichi Sakamoto & Alva Noto, “The Revenant”

Best Foreign Language Film
“The Brand New Testament”
‘The Club’
‘The Fencer’
‘Mustang”
‘Son of Saul”

The 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards will air on Sunday Jan. 10, 2016 at 8pm ET and will be hosted by Ricky Gervais.

Some of the nominees have already released statements sharing their joy at being honored by the HFPA.

“I’m very grateful to the Hollywood Foreign Press Association for the nomination. This film, and working with Danny Boyle and our amazing cast, has been one of the most creative and amazing experiences of my professional life. It’s lovely to be honored.”

-Michael Fassbender (“Steve Jobs”)

“I am completely over the moon and feel so honored to be nominated for a Golden Globe by the HFPA for this film. I am genuinely ecstatic.”

-Kate Winslet (“Steve Jobs”)

“I’m very excited and honored to be nominated by the HFPA. We had a great season on the show and it’s wonderful to be recognized for the work.”

Maura Tierney (“The Affair”)

“I am grateful to the  HFPA for recognizing “Joy” and the picture’s leading light, Jennifer, who has taken new risks, across the lifespan story of this picture that can spread inspiration to everyone who has a dream that might have been forgotten. And I’m grateful to all our remarkable cast who made this story of the ordinary becoming extraordinary in life, come true”

-David O. Russell (“Joy”)

“I can’t express how special it is that this little film called Brooklyn has been embraced by so many people around the world. Thank you to the Hollywood Foreign Press for your support. The last time I was at the Golden Globes, I needed a chaperone – I’m so excited to be there for a film that means this much to me.”

-Saoirse Ronan (“Brooklyn”)

“As I am recovering from foot surgery, you could call this morning the agony and the ecstasy. Thrilled to represent for the crew, the #SQsquad of talented youngins and our writers Ryan, Brad and Ian. This has been a wonderful creative year and this a nice way to keep it going!”

-Jamie Lee Curtis (“Scream Queens”)

“I’m a very lucky guy, that the collective accomplishments of the remarkable cast and crew of Ray Donovan are being attributed to me. Thank you so much HFPA for the nomination and for watching our show. It’s incredibly encouraging.”

-Liev Schreiber (“Ray Donovan”)

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