72nd Golden Globe Awards: Nominations Announced

awards-06Going by the nominations, it appears that the Hollywood Foreign Press Association is set to surprise everyone at the 72nd Golden Globe Awards.

When nominations for the 72nd Golden Globe Awards were announced, Jennifer Aniston was nominated for her role in Cake, while Angelina Jolie and her latest directorial effort, Unbroken, were nowhere to be seen.

Brad Pitt’s World War II drama Fury was also missing from this year’s contenders, as was the Clint Eastwood’s directed, Bradley Cooper starring American Sniper.

One one hand, Rosamund Pike got recognized for her role in Gone Girl along with her director David Fincher, but on the other hand, her co-star Ben Affleck and did not.

The Awards will be held on January 11, 2015 and Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are once again set to host the gala night.

Here is the complete list of the 72nd Golden Globe Awards nominations:

Motion Pictures

Best Drama
The Imitation Game
The Theory Of Everything

Best Comedy
The Grand Budapest Hotel
Into The Woods
St. Vincent

Best Director
Wes Anderson (The Grand Budapest Hotel)
Ava Duvernay (Selma)
David Fincher (Gone Girl)
Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu (Birdman)
Richard Linklater (Boyhood)

Best Actress In A Drama
Jennifer Aniston, (Cake)
Felicity Jones (The Theory Of Everything)
Julianne Moore (Still Alice)
Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl)
Reese Witherspoon (Wild)

Best Actor In A Drama
Steve Carell (Foxcatcher)
Benedict Cumberbatch (The Imitation Game
Jake Gyllenhaal (Nightcrawler)
David Oyelowo (Selma)
Eddie Redmayne (The Theory Of Everything)

Best Actor In A Musical Or Comedy
Ralph Fiennes (The Grand Budapest Hotel)
Michael Keaton, (Birdman)
Bill Murray, (St. Vincent)
Joaquin Phoenix (Inherent Vice)
Christoph Waltz (Big Eyes)

Best Actress In A Musical Or Comedy
Amy Adams (Big Eyes)
Emily Blunt (Into The Woods)
Helen Mirren (The Hundred-Foot Journey)
Julianne Moore (Map To The Stars)
Quvenzhane Wallis (Annie)

Best Supporting Actress
Patricia Arquette (Boyhood)
Jessica Chastain (A Most Violent Year)
Keira Knightley (The Imitation Game)
Emma Stone (Birdman)
Meryl Streep (Into The Woods)

Best Supporting Actor
Robert Duvall (The Judge)
Ethan Hawke (Boyhood)
Edward Norton (Birdman)
Mark Ruffalo (Foxcatcher)
J.K. Simmons (Whiplash)

Best Screenplay
Wes Anderson (The Grand Budapest Hotel)
Gillian Flynn (Gone Girl)
Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, Nicolas Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, and Armando Bo (Birdman)
Richard Linklater (Boyhood)
Graham Moore (The Imitation Game)

Best Foreign Language Film
Force Majeure Turist, Sweden
Gett: The Trial of Viviane Ansalem Gett, Israel
Ida, Poland/Denmark
Leviathan, Russia
Tangerines Mandariinid, Estonia

Best Animated Feature
Big Hero 6
The Book of Life
The Boxtrolls
How to Train Your Dragon 2
The Lego Movie

Best Original Song
Big Eyes from Big Eyes music and lyrics by Lana Del Rey
Glory from Selma, Music and lyrics by John legend and Common
Mercy Is from Noah, Music and lyrics by Patti Smith and Lenny Kaye
Opportunity from Annie, Music and lyrics by Greg Kurstin, Sia Furler, Will Gluck
Yellow Flicker Beat from The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 1, Music and lyrics by Lorde

Best Score
The Imitation Game
The Theory Of Everything
Gone Girl


Best TV Comedy or Musical
Jane The Virgin
Orange Is the New Black
Silicon Valley

Best TV Drama
The Affair
Downton Abbey
Game Of Thrones
The Good Wife
House Of Cards

Best Actress In A TV Drama
Claire Danes (Homeland)
Viola Davis (How To Get Away With Murder)
Julianna Margulies (The Good Wife)
Ruth Wilson (The Affair)
Robin Wright (House Of Cards)

Best Actor In A TV Drama
Clive Owen (The Knick)
Live Schreiber (Ray Donovan)
Kevin Spacey (House Of Cards)
James Spader (The Blacklist)
Dominic West (The Affair)

Best Actress In A TV Comedy
Lena Dunham (Girls)
Edie Falco (Nurse Jackie)
Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Veep)
Gena Rodriguez (Jane The Virgin)
Taylor Schilling (Orange Is The New Black)

Best Actor In A TV Comedy
Louis CK, (Louie)
Don Cheadle (House Of Lies)
Ricky Gervais (Derek)
William H. Macy (Shameless)
Jeffrey Tambor (Transparent)

Best Miniseries Or TV Movie
The Missing
The Normal Heart
Olive Kitteridge
True Detective

Best Actress In A Miniseries Or TV Movie
Maggie Gyllenhaal (The Honorable Woman)
Jessica Lange (American Horror Story: Freak Show)
Frances McDormand, “Olive Kitteridge”
Frances O’Connor (The Missing)
Allison Tolman (Fargo)

Best Actor in A Miniseries Or TV Movie
Martin Freeman (Fargo)
Woody Harrelson (True Detective)
Matthew McConaughey (True Detective)
Mark Ruafflo (The Normal Heart)
Billy Bob Thornton (Fargo)

Best Supporting Actress in a TV Show, Miniseries or TV Movie
Uzo Aduba (Orange Is the New Black)
Kathy Bates (American Horror Story: Freak Show)
Joanne Froggatt (Downton Abbey)
Allison Janney (Mom)
Michelle Monaghan (True Detective)

Best Supporting Actor in a TV Show, Miniseries or TV Movie
Matt Bomer (The Normal Heart)
Alan Cumming (The Good Wife)
Colin Hanks (Fargo)
Bill Murray (Olive Kitteridge)
Jon Voight (Ray Donovan)

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