‘Birdman’ Leads 2015 Golden Globe Awards Nominations (Full List)

Birdman is continuing its nominations haul by scooping seven nods for the Golden Globes on Thursday.

The drama is up for prizes including Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy, Best Screenplay, Best Actor for Michael Keaton and supporting role nods for Emma Stone and Edward Norton.

Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu is up for Best Director, and the Birdman soundtrack is also shortlisted for Best Original Score.

The Imitation Game and Boyhood closely follow with five nominations each, while The Theory of Everything scoops four. All three are up for the Best Motion Picture – Drama prize and will compete against Selma and Foxcatcher.

Steve Carell will battle against Benedict Cumberbatch (The Imitation Game) for leading male in a drama for his role in Foxcatcher. Other nominees include Jake Gyllenhaal (Nightcrawler), David Oyelowo (Selma), and Eddie Redmayne (The Theory of Everything).

In the leading female category, nominees include Felicity Jones (The Theory of Everything), Jennifer Aniston (Cake), Julianne Moore (Still Alice), Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl), and Reese Witherspoon (Wild).

Other nominees in the Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy category include The Grand Budapest Hotel, Into the Woods, Pride and St. Vincent.

Julianne Moore has bagged two nominations for separate roles – leading actress in a drama for Still Alice and Best Supporting Actress for Maps to the Stars, and Mark Ruffalo has achieved a similar feat by landing a second nomination for Best Actor in a Mini-Series or TV Movie for The Normal Heart.

Pop stars Lorde, Lana Del Rey and Sia Furler will also compete against each other for Best Original Song. The “Royals” hitmaker provided the soundtrack to The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part I, while Furler worked on the musical Annie, and Del Rey on Big Eyes.

In TV, miniseries Fargo leads the way with five nods, while True Detective scoops four and Orange is the New Black leads the comedy categories with three.

Fargo is up for the Best TV Miniseries or Movie prize while its stars Martin Freeman, Billy Bob Thornton, Allison Tolman, and Colin Hanks have all earned nods.

The winners will be announced on January 15 at a ceremony hosted by Tina Fey and Amy Poehler.

George Clooney will be handed the Cecil B. DeMille Award for outstanding contribution to the film industry.

You can read the full list of nominees below!

Best Motion Picture, Drama:
The Imitation Game
The Theory of Everything

Best Actor In A Motion Picture, Drama:
Steve Carell – Foxcatcher
Benedict Cumberbatch – The Imitation Game
Jake Gyllenhaal – Nightcrawler
David Oyelowo – Selma
Eddie Redmayne – The Theory of Everything

Best Actress In A Motion Picture, Drama:
Jennifer Aniston – Cake
Felicity Jones – The Theory of Everything
Julianne Moore – Still Alice
Rosamund Pike – Gone Girl
Reese Witherspoon – Wild

Best Director:
Wes Anderson – The Grand Budapest Hotel
Ava DuVernay – Selma
David Fincher – Gone Girl
Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu – Birdman
Richard Linklater – Boyhood

Best Screenplay:
Wes Anderson – The Grand Budapest Hotel
Gillian Flynn – Gone Girl
Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, Nicolas Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris and Armando Bo – Birdman
Richard Linklater – Boyhood
Graham Moore – The Imitation Game

Best Motion Picture, Musical Or Comedy:
The Grand Budapest Hotel
Into the Woods
St. Vincent

Best Actress In A Motion Picture, Musical Or Comedy:
Amy Adams – Big Eyes
Emily Blunt – Into the Woods
Dame Helen Mirren – The Hundred-Foot Journey
Julianne Moore – Maps to the Stars
Quvenzhane Wallis – Annie

Best Actor In A Motion Picture, Musical Or Comedy:
Ralph Fiennes – The Grand Budapest Hotel
Michael Keaton – Birdman
Bill Murray – St. Vincent
Joaquin Phoenix – Inherent Vice
Christoph Waltz – Big Eyes

Best Animated Feature Film:
Big Hero 6
The Book of Life
The Boxtrolls
How to Train Your Dragon 2
The Lego Movie

Best Foreign Language Film:
Force Majeure
Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem
Tangerine Manderin

Best Supporting Actress In A Motion Picture:
Patricia Arquette – Boyhood
Jessica Chastain – A Most Violent Year
Keira Knightley – The Imitation Game
Emma Stone – Birdman
Meryl Streep – Into the Woods

Best Supporting Actor In A Motion Picture:
Robert Duvall – The Judge
Ethan Hawke – Boyhood
Edward Norton – Birdman
Mark Ruffalo – Foxcatcher
J.K. Simmons – Whiplash

Best Original Score:
Alexandre Desplat – The Imitation Game
Johann Johannsson – The Theory of Everything
Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross – Gone Girl
Antonio Sanchez – Birdman
Hans Zimmer – Interstellar

Best Original Song:
Big Eyes – Big Eyes
Glory – Selma
Mercy Is – Noah
Opportunity – Annie
Yellow Flicker Beat – The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part I

Best TV Series, Drama:
The Affair
Downton Abbey
Game of Thrones
The Good Wife
House of Cards

Best Actress in a TV Drama Series:
Claire Danes – Homeland
Viola Davis – How to Get Away with Murder
Julianna Margulies – The Good Wife
Ruth Wilson – The Affair
Robin Wright – House of Cards

Best Actor in a TV Drama Series:
Clive Owen – The Knick
Liev Schreiber – Ray Donovan
Kevin Spacey – House of Cards
James Spader – The Blacklist
Dominic West – The Affair

Best TV Series, Comedy:
Jane the Virgin
Orange is the New Black
Silicon Valley

Best Actress in a TV Comedy Series:
Lena Dunham – Girls
Edie Falco – Nurse Jackie
Julia Louis-Dreyfus – Veep
Gina Rodriquez – Jane the Virgin
Taylor Schilling – Orange is the New Black

Best Actor in a TV Comedy Series:
Louis C.K. – Louie
Don Cheadle – House of Lies
Ricky Gervais – Derek
William H. Macy – Shameless
Jeffrey Tambor – Transparent

Best TV Miniseries or Movie:
The Missing
The Normal Heart
Olive Kitteridge
True Detective

Best Actress in a Mini-Series or TV Movie:
Maggie Gyllenhaal – The Honourable Woman
Jessica Lange – American Horror Story: Freak Show
Frances McDormand – Olive Kitteridge
Frances O’Connor – The Missing
Allison Tolman – Fargo

Best Actor in a Mini-Series or TV Movie:
Martin Freeman – Fargo
Woody Harrelson – True Detective
Matthew McConaughey – True Detective
Mark Ruffalo – The Normal Heart
Billy Bob Thornton – Fargo

Best Supporting Actress in A Series, Mini-Series, or TV Movie:
Uzo Abudo – Orange is the New Black
Kathy Bates – American Horror Story: Freak Show
Joanne Froggatt – Downton Abbey
Allison Janney – Mom
Michelle Monaghan – True Detective

Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Mini-Series or TV Movie:
Matt Bomer – The Normal Heart
Alan Cumming – The Good Wife
Colin Hanks – Fargo
Bill Murray – Olive Kitteridge
Jon Voight – Ray Donovan.

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