Credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images Photo: Sofia Vergara Announces the 2012 Nominees at the Golden Globe Nominations on December 15, 2011 in Beverly Hills, Calif

The Golden Globes are the biggest TV and film awards outside of the Emmys and Oscars. Often considered a good way to take pulse of the awards circuit, most award show addicts look to the Globes to help predict who will earn nods from the Academy later in the year.

So which show, movies, and actors have the Hollywood Foreign Press nominated for the 69th annual Golden Globe Awards? Here's the full list of nominees:



Best TV Comedy or Musical




Modern Family

New Girl


Best TV Drama

American Horror Story

Boardwalk Empire


Game of Thrones



Best Actress, TV Comedy:

Laura Dern, Enlighted

Tina Fey, 30 Rock

Laura Linney, The Big C

Amy Poehler, Parks and Recreation

Zooet Deschanel, New Girl


Best Actress, TV Drama:

Claire Danes, Homeland

Mireille Enos, The Killing

Julianna Margulies, The Good Wife

Madeleine Stowe, Revenge

Callie Thorne, Necessary Roughness


Best Actor, TV Comedy:

Alec Baldwin, 30 Rock

David Duchovny, Californication

Johnny Galecki, The Big Bang Theory

Thomas Jane, Hung

Matt LeBlanc, Episodes


Best Actor, TV Drama

Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad

Kelsey Grammer, Boss

Jeremy Irons, The Borgias

Damian Lewis, Homeland

Steve Buscemi. Boardwalk Empire


Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Mini-series or TV Movie:

Jessica Lange, American Horror Story

Kelly Macdonald, Boardwalk Empire

Maggie Smith, Downton Abbey

Sofia Vergara, Modern Family

Evan Rachel Wood, Mildred Pierce


Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Mini-series or TV Movie:

Peter Dinklage, Game of Thrones

Paul Giamatti, Too Big Too Fail

Guy Pearce, Mildred Pierce

Tim Robbins, Cinema Verite

Eric Stonestreet, Modern Family


Best TV Movie or Miniseries

The Hour

Downton Abbey

Cinema Verite

Mildred Pierce

Too Big to Fail


Best Actor, Mini Series or Motion Picture for TV

William Hurt, Too Big Too Fail

Hugh Bonneville, Downton Abbey

Idris Elba, Luther

Bill Nighy, Page Eight

Dominic West, Appropriate Adult


Best Actress, Mini Series or Motion Picture for TV

Diane Lane, Cinema Verite

Elizabeth McGovern, Downton Abbey

Emily Watson, Appropriate Adult

Kate Winslet, Mildred Pierce



Best Motion Picture, Drama

The Descendants


The Help


The Ides of March

War Horse

Best Motion Picture, Comedy/Musical


The Artist


Midnight in Paris

My Week With Marilyn

Best Director

Woody Allen, Midnight in Paris

George Clooney The Ides of March

Michel Hazanavicius, The Artist

Alexander Payne, The Descendants

Martin Scorsese, Hugo

Best Actor, Drama

George Clooney, The Descendants

Leonardo DiCaprio, J. Edgar

Michael Fassbender, Shame

Ryan Gosling, The Ides of March

Brad Pitt, Moneyball


Best Actor, Musical/Comedy

Jean Dujardin, The Artist

Brendan Gleeson, The Guard

Joseph Gordon-Levitt, 50/50

Ryan Gosling, Crazy, Stupid, Love

Owen Wilson, Midnight in Paris


Best Actress, Drama

Glenn Close, Albert Nobbs

Viola Davis, The Help

Rooney Mara, The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

Meryl Streep, The Iron Lady

Tilda Swinton, We Need to Talk About Kevin


Best Actress, Musical/Comedy

Jodi Foster, Carnage

Charlize Theron, Young Adult

Kristen Wiig, Bridesmaids

Michelle Williams, My Week With Marilyn

Kate Winslet, Carnage


Best Supporting Actor

Kenneth Branagh, My Week With Marilyn

Albert Brooks, Drive

Jonah Hill, Moneyball

Viggo Mortensen, A Dangerous Method

Christopher Plummer, Beginners


Best Supporting Actress

Bérénice Bejo, The Artist

Jessica Chastain, The Help

Janet Mcteer, Albert Nobbs

Octavia Spencer, The Help

Shailene Woodley, The Descendants


Best Foreign Language Film

The Flowers of War

In the Land of Blood and Honey

The Kid With a Bike

A Separation

The Skin I Live In


Best Animated Film

The Adventures of Tintin

Arthur Christmas

Cars 2

Puss in Boots



Best Screenplay

Midnight in Paris

The Ides of March

The Descendants




Best Original Score

The Artist


The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo


War Horse


Best Original Song

"Hello Hello," Gnomeo and Juliet

"The Keeper," Machine Gun Preacher

"Lay Your Head Down," Albert Nobbs

"The Living Proof," The Help

"Masterpiece," W.E.