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The 2014 Golden Globes Nominations! ‘American Hustle’ and ’12 Years a Slave’ Lead the Pack

2014 Golden Globes Nominations
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The 2014 Golden Globes nominations are in and we already can’t wait for the awards ceremony! While the Oscars ceremony has Ellen DeGeneres hosting, comedic duo Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are returning to host the Globes, which is awesome if you saw the hilarious job they did last year. But enough of that, let’s get down to the list of nominees!

American Hustle‘ and ‘12 Years a Slave‘ were the big winners in the movie categories, with a total of seven nominations each. ‘Nebraska‘ received five nominations while ‘Captain Phillips‘ and ‘Gravity‘ tied for third with four nominations. Notable snubs include Martin Scorsese not getting nominated as Best Director for ‘Wolf of Wall Street‘ and ‘The Butler‘ was completely shut out after a strong performance at the SAG Awards nominations. Despite two acting awards for Julia Roberts and Meryl Street, ‘August: Osage County’ wasn’t nominated for Best Picture, which could seriously hurt its promises at the Oscars. Also interesting was the lack of Pixar – ‘Monsters University‘ was passed over as Best Animated Feature in favor of ‘Frozen,’ a Disney animated film made outside of Pixar.

Before you get too excited or too upset, the Golden Globes have been fairly unreliable as a predictor of Oscar success, sharing a Best Picture winner only 33% of the time since 2003 (when the Academy moved the Oscar ceremony a month earlier).

On the TV side, ‘House of Cards,’ ‘The White Queen’ and ‘Behind the Candelabra’ both received four nominations with ‘Breaking Bad’ bringing in three in its last season.

Aziz Ansari, Olivia Wilde and Zoe Saldana joined the Hollywood Foreign Press Association to announce the 2014 Golden Globes nominations.

The 2014 Golden Globes awards ceremony will be be broadcast live on Sunday, January 12, 2014 at 5 p.m. PST/8 p.m. EST on NBC. Until then, check out the list of nominations below as they are announced.

Best Motion Picture — Drama
’12 Years a Slave’
‘Captain Phillips’
‘Gravity’
‘Philomena’
‘Rush’

Best Motion Picture — Musical or Comedy
‘American Hustle’
‘Her’
‘Inside Llewyn Davis
‘Nebraska’
‘The Wolf of Wall Street’

Best Director
Alfonso Cuaron, ‘Gravity’
Paul Greengrass, ‘Captain Phillips’
Steve McQueen, ’12 Years a Slave’
Alexander Payne, ‘Nebraska’
David O. Russell, ‘American Hustle’

Best Actor in a Motion Picture — Drama
Chiwetel Ejiofor, ’12 Years a Slave’
Idris Elba, ‘Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom’
Tom Hanks, ‘Captain Phillips’
Matthew McConaughey, ‘Dallas Buyers Club’
Robert Redford, ‘All is Lost’

Best Actor in a Motion Picture — Musical or Comedy
Christian Bale, ‘American Hustle’
Bruce Dern, ‘Nebraska’
Leonardo DiCaprio, ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’
Oscar Isaac, ‘Inside Llewyn Davis’
Joaquin Phoenix, ‘Her’

Best Actress in a Motion Picture — Drama
Cate Blanchett, ‘Blue Jasmine’
Sandra Bullock, ‘Gravity’
Judi Dench, ‘Philomena’
Emma Thompson, ‘Saving Mr. Banks’
Kate Winslet, ‘Labor Day’

Best Actress in a Motion Picture — Musical or Comedy
Amy Adams, ‘American Hustle’
Julie Delpy, ‘Before Midnight’
Greta Gerwig, ‘Frances Ha’
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, ‘Enough Said’
Meryl Streep, ‘August: Osage County’

Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture
Barkhad Abdi, ‘Captain Phillips’
Daniel Bruhl, ‘Rush’
Bradley Cooper, ‘American Hustle’
Michael Fassbender, ’12 Years a Slave’
Jared Leto, ‘Dallas Buyers Club’

Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
Sally Hawkins, ‘Blue Jasmine’
Jennifer Lawrence, ‘American Hustle’
Lupita Nyong’o, ’12 Years a Slave’
Julia Roberts, ‘August: Osage County’
June Squibb, ‘Nebraska’

Best Screenplay from a Motion Picture
Spike Jonze, ‘Her’
Bob Nelson, ‘Nebraska’
Jeff Pope and Steve Coogan, ‘Philomena’
John Ridley, ’12 Years a Slave’
Eric Warren and David O. Russell, ‘American Hustle’

Best Original Score from a Motion Picture
Alex Ebert, ‘All is Lost’
Alex Heffes, ‘Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom’
Steven Price, ‘Gravity’
John Williams, ‘The Book Thief’
Hans Zimmer, ’12 Years a Slave’

Best Original Song from a Motion Picture
“Atlas,” ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire’
“Let It Go,” Frozen
“Ordinary Love,” ‘Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom’
“Please Mr. Kennedy,” ‘Inside Llewyn Davis’
“Sweeter Than Fiction,” ‘One Chance’

Best Foreign Language Film
‘Blue is the Warmest Color’
‘The Great Beauty’
‘The Hunt’
‘The Past’
‘The Wind Rises’

Best Animated Feature Film
‘The Croods’
‘Despicable Me 2′
‘Frozen’

Best Television Drama Series
‘Breaking Bad’
‘Downton Abbey’
‘The Good Wife’
‘House of Cards’
‘Masters of Sex’

Best Television Comedy Series
‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’
‘Girls’
‘The Big Bang Theory’
‘Parks and Recreation’
‘Modern Family’

Best Actor in a Television Drama Series
Bryan Cranston, ‘Breaking Bad’
Liev Schrieber, ‘Ray Donovan’
Michael Sheen, ‘Masters of Sex’
Kevin Spacey, ‘House of Cards’
James Spader, ‘The Blacklist’

Best Actor in a Television Comedy Series
Jason Bateman, ‘Arrested Development’
Don Cheadle, ‘House of Lies’
Michael J. Fox, ‘The Michael J. Fox Show’
Jim Parsons, ‘The Big Bang Theory’
Andy Samberg, ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’

Best Actress in a Television Drama Series
Julianna Margulies, ‘The Good Wife’
Tatiana Maslany, ‘Orphan Black’
Taylor Schilling, ‘Orange is the New Black’
Kerry Washington, ‘Scandal’
Robin Wright, ‘House of Cards’

Best Actress in a Television Comedy Series
Zooey Deschanel, ‘The New Girl’
Lena Dunham, ‘Girls’
Edie Falco, ‘Nurse Jackie’
Julie Louis-Dreyfus, ‘Veep’
Amy Poehler, ‘Parks and Recreation’

Best Miniseries or Motion Picture made for Television
‘American Horror Story: Coven’
‘Behind the Candelabra’
‘Dancing on the Edge’
‘Top of the Lake’
‘The White Queen’

Best Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture made for Television
Matt Damon, ‘Behind the Candelabra’
Michael Douglas, ‘Behind the Candelabra’
Idris Elba, ‘Luther’
Chiwetel Ejiofor, ‘Dancing on the Edge’
Al Pacino, ‘Phil Spector’

Best Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture made for Television
Helena Bonham Carter, ‘Burton and Taylor’
Rebecca Ferguson, ‘The White Queen’
Jessica Lange, ‘American Horror Story: Coven’
Helen Mirren, ‘Phil Spector’
Elisabeth Moss, ‘Top of the Lake’

Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture made for Television
Josh Charles, ‘The Good Wife’
Rob Lowe, ‘Behind the Candelabra’
Aaron Paul, ‘Breaking Bad’
Corey Stoll, ‘House of Cards’
Jon Voight, ‘Ray Donovan’

Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture made for Television
Jacqueline Bisset, ‘Dancing on the Edge’
Janet McTeer, ‘The White Queen’
Hayden Panettiere, ‘Nashville’
Monica Potter, ‘Parenthood’
Sofia Vergara, ‘Modern Family’

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