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17 Dec 2013

2014 Golden Globes Nominees 0  

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If you’ve read the nominations for the Golden Globe Awards that were announced this week, perhaps you, like us, are wondering how many of the voters attended the BFI London Film Festival in October? All of the big ticket award categories seem to be dominated by the high profile Gala Film Festival movies.

Four of the five films nominated for Best Motion Picture, Drama featured as Gala films in the 2013 BFI London Film Festival, along with four of the five Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama nominees, including Kate Winslet who stared in The May Fair Hotel Gala film, Labor Day.

Kate Winslet in Labor Day

Two of the nominations for Best Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy, three of the Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama nominees, Four of the Best Director nominees and three of the Best Screenplay nominations were also from BFI London Film Festival films.

The films to features the most nominations are 12 Years a Slave with seven nominations, American Hustle with seven nominations, Nebraska with five nominations, Captain Phillips with four nominations, Gravity with four nominations, and yes, you guessed it, four out of five of these films were headliners at the BFI London Film Festival!

Gravity, a Golden Globe nominee

In addition to being extremely pleased to see the success of the BFI London Film Festival films, we are also very proud to see so much British talent featuring on this awards list!

Three of Britain’s leading ladies, Dame Judi Dench, Kate Winslet and Emma Thompson, are going head-to-head for the Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama award. British actors, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Idris Elba, have been nominated in the Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama category . British Director Steve McQueen has been nominated and The Best Screenplay nominations include the UK’s Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope. The Best Supporting Actress list includes London born Sally Hawkins – and Brits also feature in the Best Original Song category with Oasis receiving a nomination. Popular British TV program, Downton Abbey has also been nominated.

Judi Dench in Philomena

A full list of the 2014 Golden Globe nominations is below:

Best motion picture, drama

“12 Years a Slave”

“Captain Phillips”





Best motion picture, musical or comedy

“American Hustle”


“Inside Llewyn Davis”


“The Wolf of Wall Street”


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 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 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 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 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 supporting Actor in a motion picture

Barkhad Abdi – “Captain Phillips”

Daniel Brühl – “Rush”

Bradley Cooper – “American Hustle”

Michael Fassbender – “12 Years a Slave”

Jared Leto – “Dallas Buyers Club”


Best Director – motion picture

Alfonso Cuarón – “Gravity”

Paul Greengrass – “Captain Phillips”

Steve McQueen – “12 Years a Slave”

Alexander Payne – “Nebraska”

David O. Russell – “American Hustle”


Best Screenplay – motion picture

Spike Jonze – “Her”

Bob Nelson – “Nebraska”

Jeff Pope and Steve Coogan – “Philomena”

John Ridley – “12 Years a Slave”

Eric Warren Singer and David O. Russell – “American Hustle”


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”



Best Original Song – 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 Original Score – 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 TV series, drama

“Breaking Bad”

“Downton Abbey”

“The Goodwife”

“House of Cards”

“Masters of Sex”


Best TV Series, Comedy

“The Big Bang Theory”

“Brooklyn Nine-Nine”


“Modern Family”

“Parks and Recreation”


Best TV movie or mini-series

“American Horror Story: Coven”

“Behind the Candelabra”

“Dancing on the Edge”

“Top of the Lake”

“The White Queen”


Best Actress in a TV series, drama

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 Actor in a TV series, drama

Bryan Cranston – “Breaking Bad”

Liev Schreiber – “Ray Donovan”

Michael Sheen – “Masters of Sex”

Kevin Spacey – “House of Cards”

James Spader – “The Blacklist”


Best Actress in a TV Series, Comedy

Zooey Deschanel – “New Girl”

Lena Dunham – “Girls”

Edie Falco – “Nurse Jackie”

Julia Louis-Dreyfus – “Veep”

Amy Poehler – “Parks and Recreation”


Best Actor, TV Series Comedy

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 mini-series or TV movie

Helena Bonham Carter – “Burton and Taylor”

Rebecca Ferguson – “White Queen”

Jessica Lange – “American Horror Story: Coven”

Helen Mirren – “Phil Spector”

Elisabeth Moss – “Top of the Lake”


Best Actor in a mini-series or TV movie

Matt Damon – “Behind the Candelabra”

Michael Douglas – “Behind the Candelabra”

Chiwetel Ejiofor – “Dancing on the Edge”

Idris Elba – “Luther”

Al Pacino – “Phil Spector”


Best Supporting Actress in a series, mini-series, or TV movie

Jacqueline Bisset – “Dancing on the Edge”

Janet McTeer – “White Queen”

Hayden Panettiere – “Nashville”

Monica potter – “Parenthood”

Sofia Vergara – “Modern family”


Best Supporting Actor in a series, mini-series or TV movie

Josh Charles – “The Good Wife”

Rob Lowe- “Behind the Candelabra”

Aaron Paul – “Breaking Bad”

Corey Stoll – “House of Cards”

Jon Voight -” Ray Donovan”

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