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Golden Globes honors Clooney, 'Boyhood'

Mon, Jan 12th 2015 12:00 pm
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards: George Clooney took home the Cecil B. DeMille Award Sunday. (NBC photo by Paul Drinkwater)
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards: George Clooney took home the Cecil B. DeMille Award Sunday. (NBC photo by Paul Drinkwater)

NBC aired the 72nd annual Golden Globe Awards Sunday night. The star-studded ceremony was hosted for the third consecutive year by Golden Globe winners Tina Fey (NBC's "30 Rock") and Amy Poehler (NBC's "Parks and Recreation"). It was broadcast live coast-to-coast from the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills. The annual award honors talented individuals who have had a significant impact on the world of entertainment.

Film and television star George Clooney was this year's recipient of the Cecil B. DeMille award, chosen by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association board of directors.

The 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards was seen in more than 160 countries worldwide. It was produced by dick clark productions in association with the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.

The list of Golden Globe Award nominees includes: (winners in bold)

Movies

Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama

Julianne Moore, "Still Alice"

  • Jennifer Aniston, "Cake"
  • Felicity Jones, "The Theory of Everything"
  • Rosamund Pike, "Gone Girl"
  • Reese Witherspoon, "Wild"

 

Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama

Eddie Redmayne, "The Theory of Everything"

  • Steve Carell, "Foxcatcher"
  • Benedict Cumberbatch, "The Imitation Game"
  • David Oyelowo, "Selma"
  • Jake Gyllenhaal, "Nightcrawler"

 

Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy

Michael Keaton, "Birdman"

  • Ralph Fiennes, "The Grand Budapest Hotel"
  • Bill Murray, "St. Vincent"
  • Joaquin Phoenix, "Inherent Vice"
  • Christoph Waltz, "Big Eyes"

 

Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy

Amy Adams, "Big Eyes"

  • Emily Blunt, "Into the Woods"
  • Helen Mirren, "The Hundred-Foot Journey"
  • Julianne Moore, "Maps to the Stars"
  • Quvenzhane Wallis, "Annie"

 

Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture

J.K. Simmons, "Whiplash"

  • Robert Duvall, "The Judge"
  • Ethan Hawke, "Boyhood"
  • Edward Norton, "Birdman"
  • Mark Ruffalo, "Foxcatcher"

 

Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture

Patricia Arquette, "Boyhood"

  • Jessica Chastain, "A Most Violent Year"
  • Emma Stone, "Birdman"
  • Meryl Streep, "Into the Woods"
  • Keira Knightley, "The Imitation Game"

 

Best Animated Feature Film

"How to Train Your Dragon 2"

  • "Big Hero 6"
  • "The Book of Life"
  • "The Boxtrolls"
  • "The Lego Movie"

 

Best Director - Motion Picture

Richard Linklater, "Boyhood"

  • Wes Anderson, "The Grand Budapest Hotel"
  • Ava DuVernay, "Selma"
  • David Fincher, "Gone Girl"
  • Alejandro Gonzalez Iñárritu, "Birdman"

 

Best Screenplay - Motion Picture

Alejandro Gonzalez Iñárritu, "Birdman"

  • Wes Anderson, "The Grand Budapest Hotel"
  • Gillian Flynn, "Gone Girl"
  • Richard Linklater, "Boyhood"
  • Graham Moore, "The Imitation Game"

 

Best Original Score - Motion Picture

Johann Johannsson, "The Theory of Everything"

  • Alexandre Desplat, "The Imitation Game"
  • Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross, "Gone Girl"
  • Antonio Sanchez, "Birdman"
  • Hans Zimmer, "Interstellar"

 

Best Original Song - Motion Picture

"Glory," from "Selma"

  • "Big Eyes," from "Big Eyes"
  • "Mercy Is," from "Noah"
  • "Opportunity," from "Annie"
  • "Yellow Flicker Beat," from "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part I"

 

Best Foreign Language Film

"Leviathan" (Russia)

  • "Force Majeure Turist" (Sweden)
  • "Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem Gett" (Israel)
  • "Ida" (Poland/Denmark)
  • "Tangerines Mandariinid" (Estonia)

 

Best Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy

"The Grand Budapest Hotel"

  • "Birdman"
  • "Into the Woods"
  • "Pride"
  • "St. Vincent"

 

Best Motion Picture, Drama

"Boyhood"

  • "Foxcatcher"
  • "The Imitation Game"
  • "Selma"
  • "The Theory of Everything"

 Tiny Fey, left, and Amy Poehler, hosted the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel Sunday. (NBC photo by Paul Drinkwater)

Tiny Fey, left, and Amy Poehler, hosted the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel Sunday. (NBC photo by Paul Drinkwater)

Television

Best Actor in a TV Series, Drama

Kevin Spacey, "House of Cards"

  • Clive Owen, "The Knick"
  • Liev Schreiber, "Ray Donovan"
  • James Spader, "The Blacklist"
  • Dominic West, "The Affair"

 

Best Actress in a TV Series, Drama

Ruth Wilson, "The Affair"

  • Claire Danes, "Homeland"
  • Viola Davis, "How to Get Away With Murder"
  • Julianna Margulies, "The Good Wife"
  • Robin Wright, "House of Cards"

 

Best Actor in a TV Series, Musical or Comedy

Jeffrey Tambor, "Transparent"

  • Louis C.K., "Louie"
  • Don Cheadle, "House of Lies"
  • Ricky Gervais, "Derek"
  • William H. Macy, "Shameless"

 

Best Actress in a TV Series, Musical or Comedy

Gina Rodriguez, "Jane the Virgin"

  • Lena Dunham, "Girls"
  • Edie Falco, "Nurse Jackie"
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus, "Veep"
  • Taylor Schilling, "Orange is the New Black"

 

Best Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television

"Fargo"

  • "The Missing"
  • "The Normal Heart"
  • "Olive Kitteridge"
  • "True Detective"

 

Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television

Billy Bob Thornton, "Fargo"

  • Martin Freeman, "Fargo"
  • Woody Harrelson, "True Detective"
  • Matthew McConaughey, "True Detective"
  • Mark Ruffalo, "The Normal Heart"

 

Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television

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 Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries, or Motion Picture Made for Television

Matt Bomer, "The Normal Heart"

  • Alan Cumming, "The Good Wife"
  • Colin Hanks, "Fargo"
  • Bill Murray, "Olive Kitteridge"
  • Jon Voight, "Ray Donovan"

 

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries, or Motion Picture Made for Television

Joanne Froggatt, "Downton Abbey"

  • Uzo Aduba, "Orange is the New Black"
  • Kathy Bates, "American Horror Story: Freak Show"
  • Allison Janney, "Mom"
  • Michelle Monaghan, "True Detective"

 

Best TV Series, Musical or Comedy

"Transparent"

  • "Girls"
  • "Jane the Virgin"
  • "Orange is the New Black"
  • "Silicon Valley"

 

Best TV Series, Drama

"The Affair"

  • "Downton Abbey"
  • "Game of Thrones"
  • "The Good Wife"
  • "House of Cards"

72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards: Richard Linklater was named Best Director for his work on "Boyhood.

72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards: Richard Linklater was named Best Director for his work on "Boyhood." (NBC photo by Paul Drinkwater)

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