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Golden Globes nominations are revealed

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association has announced the nominees for the 73rd annual Golden Globes awards on Thursday, Dec. 10. In the 25 categories — 14 in film and 11 in television — this year’s front-runner, with five nominations, is the movie “Carol,” directed by Todd Haynes and staring Cate Blanchett. The survival drama “The Revenant,” the biopic “Steve Jobs” and the financial crisis comedy “The Big Short” were close seconds with four nominations apiece. As for television, the streaming site Netflix leads with eight nominations from series such as “Orange is the New Black” and “House of Cards.” The 2016 Golden Globes will be held on Jan. 10 with three-time host Ricky Gervais returning as emcee.  The complete list of nominations is below.


Best Motion Picture, Drama


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“Mad Max: Fury Road”

“The Revenant”



Best Motion Picture, Comedy

“The Big Short”


“The Martian”



Best Director – Motion Picture

Todd Haynes, “Carol”

Alejandro Iñárritu, “The Revenant”

Tom McCarthy, “Spotlight”

George Miller, “Mad Max: Fury Road”

Ridley Scott, “The Martian”

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 Actress in a Motion Picture, Comedy

Jennifer Lawrence, “Joy”

Melissa McCarthy, “Spy”

Amy Schumer, “Trainwreck”

Maggie Smith, “Lady in the Van”

Lily Tomlin, “Grandma”

Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture

Jane Fonda, “Youth”

Jennifer Jason Leigh, “The Hateful Eight”

Helen Mirren, “Trumbo”

Alicia Vikander, “Ex Machina”

Kate Winslet, “Steve Jobs”

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 Actor in a Motion Picture, Musical or 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 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 Screenplay – Motion Picture

Emma Donoghue, “Room”

Tom McCarthy and Josh Singer, “Spotlight”

Charles Randolph and Adam McKay, “The Big Short”

Quentin Tarantino, “The Hateful Eight”

Best Animated Feature Film


“The Good Dinosaur”

“Inside Out”

“The Peanuts Movie”

“Shaun the Sheep Movie”

Best Original Song

“Love Me Like You Do” from “50 Shades of Grey”

“One Kind of Love” from “Love & Mercy”

“See You Again” from “Furious 7”

“Simple Song No. 3” from “Youth”

“Writing’s on the Wall” from “Spectre”

Best Original Score

Carter Burwell, “Carol”

Alexandre Desplat, “The Danish Girl”

Ennio Morricone, “The Hateful Eight”

Daneil Pemberton, “Steve Jobs”

Ryuichi Sakamoto Ava Noto, “The Revenant”

Best Motion Picture, Foreign Language

“The Brand New Testament” (Belgium/France/Luxembourg)

“The Club” (Chile)

“The Fencer” (Finland/Germany/Estonia)

“Mustang” (France)

“Son of Saul” (Hungary)


Best TV Series, Drama


“Game of Thrones”

“Mr. Robot”



Best TV Series, Comedy


“Mozart in the Jungle”

“Orange is the New Black”

“Silicon Valley”



Best TV Movie or Limited-Series

“American Crime”

“American Horror Story: Hotel”


“Flesh and Bone”

“Wolf Hall”

Best Actor in a TV Series, Drama

Jon Hamm, “Mad Men”

Rami Malek, “Mr. Robot”

Wagney Moura, “Narcos”

Rob Odenkirk, “Better Call Saul”

Live Schreiber, “Ray Donovan”

Best Actress in a TV Series, Drama

Caitriona Balfe, “Outlander”

Viola Davis, “How to Get Away With Murder”

Eva Green, “Penny Dreadful”

Taraji P. Henson, “Empire”

Robin Wright, “House of Cards”

Best Actor in a TV Series, 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, Comedy

Rachel Bloom, “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend”

Jamie Lee Curtis, “Scream Queens”

Julia Louis Dreyfus, “Veep”

Gina Rodriguez, “Jane the Virgin”

Lily Tomlin, “Grace & Frankie”

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 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 Actor in a 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 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”

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