Thursday, December 12, 2013

The 2014 Golden Globe Nominations Are Here!

The 2014 Golden Globe Nominations Are Here!

Yes, early this morning while I was still sleep, the 2014 Golden Globes nominations were announced. Congratulations to all the nominees including Kerry Washington for Best Actress in her role as 'Olivia Pope' in the ABC hit, "Scandal...

And that's pretty much it for Best Drama nomination. Even her co-stars, many well deserving of a nomination, did not even get a head nod in their direction.
Actor Don Cheadle earned a Best Actor in a TV Series Comedy nomination for "House of Lies."

Lee Daniels' "The Butler" was snubbed for any nominations. Michael B. Jordan, who starred in "Fruitvale Station" was also snubbed for Best Actor, Drama. However, "12 Years a Slave" received quite a few...

John Ridley earned a Best Screenplay nomination for "12 Years a Slave..."

Hans Zimmer(above pic) earned a Best Original Score nomination for "12 Years a Slave,"

Director Steve McQueen earned a Best Director nomination for "12 Years a Slave" and  actor Chiwetel Ejiofor received a Best Actor in a Drama for "12 Years a Slave." "12 Years..." also earned a Best Motion Picture, Drama nomination, Lupita Nyong earned Best Supporting Actress and  Michael Fassbender earned a Best Supporting Actor nom for "12 Years..."

Other nominees include Best Supporting Actor Barkhad Abdi for "Captain Phillips," Alex Heffes(Best Original Score) for "Mandela: A Long Walk to Freedom,"  "Ordinary Love" from the film, "Mandela," earned a Best Original Song nomination. Idris Elba earned a Best Actor, Drama, for "Mandela: A Long Walk to Freedom."

Congratulations to all of the nominees!