Notable Nominations: The 70th Annual Golden Globe Awards

By  December 13, 2012

This morning’s announcement of the Golden Globes has everyone in Hollywood standing at attention as Lincoln took the lead with seven nominations while tied for second place Argo and Django Unchained nabbed 5 nominations each. Dramatic directors dominated their category, locking out Les Misérables director Tom Hopper, which came as a shock to many. With so many shake ups, everyone will be on the edge of their seats come January. Check out the highlights below:

Best Motion Picture- Drama:
Argo
Django Unchained
Life of Pi
Lincoln
Zero Dark Thirty

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama:
Jessica Chastain
Marion Cotillard
Helen Mirren
Naomi Watts
Rachel Weisz

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama:
Daniel Day-Lewis
Richard Gere
John Hawkes
Jaoquin Phoenix
Denzel Washington

Best Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical:

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
Les Misérables
Moonrise Kingdom
Salmon Fishing in the Yemen
Silver Linings Playbook

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical:

Emily Blunt
Judi Dench
Jennifer Lawrence
Maggie Smith
Meryl Streep

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical:
Jack Black
Bradley Cooper
Hugh Jackman
Ewan McGregor
Bill Murray

Best Television Series – Drama:
Breaking Bad
Boardwalk Empire
Downton Abbey
Homeland
The Newsroom

Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series – Drama:
Connie Britton
Glenn Close
Claire danes
Michelle Dockery
Julianna Margulies

Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Drama:
Steve Buscemi
Bryan Cranston
Jeff Daniels
Jon Hamm
Damian Lewis

Best Television Series – Comedy or Musical:
The Big Bang Theory
Episodes
Girls
Modern family
Smash

Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series – Comedy or Musical:
Zooey Deschanel
Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Lena Dunham
Tina Fey
Amy Poehler

Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Comedy or Musical:
Alec Baldwin
Don Cheadle
Louis C.K.
Matt LeBlanc
Jim Parsons

The Golden Globes will air on January 13th. For the full list of nominees, please visit GoldenGlobes.org.