Entertainment News: The 2016 Golden Globe Nominees Announced

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LOS ANGELES – In a crazy land where films like “The Martian” and “The Big Short” can be nominated as a “comedy or musical” means it’s soon time for the 73rd Annual Golden Globes, on January 10th, 2016. The event kicks off awards season with “Spotlight,” “Room” and “Carol” in the drama film category, and “Game of Thrones,” “Transparent” and “Orange is the New Black” among the TV nominees.

The Martian
‘The Martian’ is a Nominee of the 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards
Photo credit: 20th Century Fox

Rounding out the Best Motion Picture, Drama Category is “The Revenant” and “Mad Max: Fury.” The Best Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical also has “Joy,” “Spy,” and Amy Schumer’s “Trainwreck.” The Television categories continue the trend of online series with “Narcos” (Netflix), ‘Casual’ (Hulu), ‘Orange is the New Black’ (Netflix), “Mozart in the Jungle” and “Transparent” (Amazon Prime) joining network and cable nominees “Empire,” “Game of Thrones,” “Mr. Robot,” “Silicon Valley” and “Veep.”

The full list of nominees, including all actor and actress categories, are below…

BEST MOTION PICTUREDRAMA
CAROL
MAD MAX: FURY ROAD
THE REVENANT
ROOM
SPOTLIGHT

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A MOTION PICTUREDRAMA
CATE BLANCHETTCAROL
BRIE LARSONROOM
ROONEY MARACAROL
SAOIRSE RONANBROOKLYN
ALICIA VIKANDERTHE DANISH GIRL

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A MOTION PICTUREDRAMA
BRYAN CRANSTONTRUMBO
LEONARDO DICAPRIOTHE REVENANT
MICHAEL FASSBENDERSTEVE JOBS
EDDIE REDMAYNETHE DANISH GIRL
WILL SMITHCONCUSSION

BEST MOTION PICTURECOMEDY OR MUSICAL
THE BIG SHORT
JOY
THE MARTIAN
SPY
TRAINWRECK

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A MOTION PICTURECOMEDY OR MUSICAL
JENNIFER LAWRENCE JOY
MELISSA MCCARTHY SPY
AMY SCHUMER TRAINWRECK
MAGGIE SMITH THE LADY IN THE VAN
LILY TOMLIN GRANDMA

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A MOTION PICTURECOMEDY OR MUSICAL
CHRISTIAN BALETHE BIG SHORT
STEVE CARELLTHE BIG SHORT
MATT DAMONTHE MARTIAN
AL PACINODANNY COLLINS
MARK RUFFALOINFINITELY POLAR BEAR

BEST ANIMATED FEATURE FILM
ANOMALISA
THE GOOD DINOSAUR
INSIDE OUT
THE PEANUTS MOVIE
SHAUN THE SHEEP MOVIE

BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM
THE BRAND NEW TESTAMENT (BELGIUM / FRANCE / LUXEMBOURG)
THE CLUB (CHILE)

THE FENCER (FINLAND / GERMANY / ESTONIA)
MUSTANG (FRANCE)
SON OF SAUL (HUNGARY)

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE IN A MOTION PICTURE
JANE FONDAYOUTH
JENNIFER JASON LEIGHTHE HATEFUL EIGHT
HELEN MIRRENTRUMBO
ALICIA VIKANDEREX MACHINA
KATE WINSLETSTEVE JOBS

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE IN A MOTION PICTURE
PAUL DANOLOVE & MERCY
IDRIS ELBABEASTS OF NO NATION
MARK RYLANCEBRIDGE OF SPIES
MICHAEL SHANNON – 99 HOMES
SYLVESTER STALLONECREED

BEST DIRECTORMOTION PICTURE
TODD HAYNESCAROL
ALEJANDRO G. IÑÁRRITUTHE REVENANT
TOM MCCARTHYSPOTLIGHT
GEORGE MILLERMAD MAX: FURY ROAD
RIDLEY SCOTTTHE MARTIAN

BEST SCREENPLAYMOTION PICTURE
EMMA DONOGHUE – ROOM
TOM MCCARTHY, JOSH SINGERSPOTLIGHT
CHARLES RANDOLPH, ADAM MCKAYTHE BIG SHORT
AARON SORKINSTEVE JOBS
QUENTIN TARANTINOTHE HATEFUL EIGHT

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