68th Annual Golden Globe Award Nominations Announced; "Glee" Nabs Five Noms.

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14 Dec 2010

Nominee Matthew Morrison
Nominee Matthew Morrison
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Josh Duhamel, Katie Holmes and Blair Underwood announced the nominees for the Hollywood Foreign Press Association's 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards, which honor work in both film and television, Dec. 14.

Nominees in the Best Motion Picture-Drama category include "Black Swan," "The Fighter," "Inception," "The King's Speech" and "The Social Network," while nominees in the Best Motion Picture-Comedy or Musical category include "Alice in Wonderland," "Burlesque," "The Kids Are All Right," "Red" and "The Tourist. "The King's Speech" earned seven nominations, the most of any film of the season.

Nominees for Best Television Series-Drama include "Boardwalk Empire," "Dexter," "The Good Wife," "Mad Men" and "The Walking Dead"; nominees for Best Television Series-Comedy or Musical are "30 Rock," "The Big Bang Theory," "The Big C," "Glee," "Modern Family" and "Nurse Jackie."

Alan Menken and Glenn Slater were nominated in the Best Original Song-Motion Picture category for "I See the Light," a tune from the animated film "Tangled." Other songs nominated include "Bound to You" ("Burlesque"), "Coming Home" ("Country Song"), "There's a Place for Us" ("Chronicles of Narnia") and "You Haven't Seen the Last of Me" ("Burlesque").

The hit Fox series "Glee" picked up five nominations, the most for any television series of the year. In addition to its nomination for Best Television Series-Comedy or Musical, the hour-long music-filled series picked up nominations for Lea Michele (Best Performance By an Actress in a Television Series-Comedy or Musical), Matthew Morrison (Best Performance By an Actor in a Television Series-Comedy or Musical), Jane Lynch (Best Performance by an Actress In a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television) and Chris Colfer (Best Performance by an Actor In a Supporting Role In a Series, Miniseries Or Motion Picture Made for Television).



Nominees in the major acting categories follow:

Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture-Drama
Halle Berry, "Frankie and Alice"
Nicole Kidman, "Rabbit Hole"
Jennifer Lawrence, "Winter's Bone"
Natalie Portman, "Black Swan"
Michelle Williams, "Blue Valentine"

Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture-Drama
Jesse Eisenberg, "The Social Network"
Colin Firth, "The King's Speech"
James Franco, "127 Hours"
Ryan Gosling, "Blue Valentine"
Mark Wahlberg, "The Fighter"

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture-Comedy or Musical
Annette Bening, "The Kids Are All Right"
Anne Hathaway, "Love and Other Drugs"
Angelina Jolie, "The Tourist"
Julianne Moore, "The Kids Are All Right"
Emma Stone, "Easy A"

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture-Comedy or Musical
Johnny Depp, "Alice in Wonderland"
Johnny Depp, "The Tourist"
Paul Giamatti, "Barney's Version"
Jake Gyllenhaal, "Love and Other Drugs"
Kevin Spacey, "Casino Jack"

Best Performance By an Actress in a Television Series-Drama
Julianna Margulies, "The Good Wife"
Elisabeth Moss, "Mad Man"
Piper Perabo, "Covert Affairs"
Katey Sagal, "Sons of Anarchy"
Kyra Sedgwick, "The Closer"

Best Performance by an Actor In a Television Series-Drama
Steve Buscemi, "Boardwalk Empire"
Bryan Cranston, "Breaking Bad"
Michael C. Hall, "Dexter"
Jon Hamm, "Mad Men"
Hugh Laurie, "House"

Best Performance by an Actress In a Television Series-Comedy or Musical
Toni Collette, "United States of Tara"
Edie Falco, "Nurse Jackie"
Tina Fey, "30 Rock"
Laura Linney, "The Big C"
Lea Michele, "Glee"

Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series-Comedy or Musical
Alec Baldwin, "30 Rock"
Steve Carell, "The Office"
Thomas Jane, "Hung"
Matthew Morrison, "Glee"
Jim Parsons, "The Big Bang Theory"

Best Performance By an Actress In a Miniseries Or Motion Picture Made for Television
Hayley Atwell, "Pillars of the Earth"
Claire Danes, "Temple Grandin"
Judi Dench, "Return to Cranford"
Romola Garai, "Emma"
Jennifer Love Hewitt, "The Client List"

Best Performance By an Actor In a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Idris Elba, "Luther"
Ian McShane, "Pillars of the Earth"
Al Pacino, "You Don't Know Jack"
Dennis Quaid, "The Special Relationship"
Edgar Ramirez, "Carlos

For a complete list of nominations visit www.goldenglobes.org.

The 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards will air live Jan. 16, 2011, on NBC from 8 PM-11 PM ET from the Beverly Hilton Hotel with host Ricky Gervais.