Golden Globe Nominations Announced.

The Golden Globe Nominations were released today with Lincoln, Les Miserables and Argo tipped to be big winners.  The results will be delivered on the 13th of January 2013 by comedians Amy Poehler and Tina Fey.

Jessica Alba announced some nominees just after 5am Pacific Time (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

The Golden Globes are seen as major indicators in the race for the Oscars and are actively campaigned for by Hollywood studio bosses.  Awards prognosticator website Gold Derby currently place Les Miserables as the film most likely to win the Best Picture Oscar.

A large British contingent will be present amongst the acting nominations with top British acting talent represented by Daniel Day-Lewis, Helen Mirren, Rachel Weiz, Emily Blunt, Judi Dench and Ewan McGregor.  Day-Lewis is heavily tipped to take home the globe thanks to his critically lauded portrayal of Abraham Lincoln.

BEST PICTURE: DRAMA

  • “Argo”
  • “Django Unchained”
  • Life of Pi”
  • “Lincoln”
  • “Zero Dark Thirty”

BEST PICTURE: COMEDY OR MUSICAL

  • “Best Exotic Marigold Hotel”
  • “Les Miserables”
  • “Moonrise Kingdom”
  • “Salmon Fishing in the Yemen”
  • “Silver Linings Playbook”

BEST DIRECTOR

  • Ben Affleck
  • Kathryn Bigelow
  • Ang Li
  • Steven Spielberg
  • Quentin Tarantino

BEST ACTOR: DRAMA

  • Daniel Day-Lewis
  • Richard Gere
  • John Hawkes
  • Joaquin Phoenix
  • Denzel Washington

BEST ACTRESS: DRAMA

  • Jessica Chastain
  • Marion Cotillard
  • Helen Mirren
  • Naomi Watts
  • Richard Weisz

BEST ACTRESS: COMEDY OR MUSICAL

  • Emily Blunt
  • Judi Dench
  • Jennifer Lawrence
  • Maggie Smith
  • Meryl Streep

BEST ACTOR: COMEDY OR MUSICAL

  • Jack Black
  • Bradley Cooper
  • Hugh Jackman
  • Ewan McGregor
  • Bill Murray

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS

  • Amy Adams
  • Sally Field
  • Anne Hathaway
  • Helen Hunt
  • Nicole Kidman

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR

  • Alan Arkin
  • Leonardo DiCaprio
  • Philip Seymour Hoffman
  • Tommy Lee Jones
  • Christoph Waltz

BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM

  • Amour”
  • “A Royal Affair”
  • “The Intouchables”
  • “Kon-Tiki”
  • “Rust and Bone”

BEST SCREENPLAY

  • “Zero Dark Thirty”
  • “Lincoln”
  • “Django Unchained”
  • “Argo”
  • “Silver Linings Playbook”

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE

  • “Anna Karenina”
  • “Argo”
  • Cloud Atlas”
  • “Life of Pi”
  • “Lincoln”

BEST ANIMATED FEATURE FILM

  • “Brave”
  • “Frankenweenie”
  • “Hotel Transylvania”
  • “Rise of the Guardians”
  • “Wreck-It-Ralph”

BEST ORIGINAL SONG

  • “For You” from Act of Valour
  • “Not Running Anymore” from Stand Up Guys
  • “Safe and Sound” from The Hunger Games
  • “Skyfall” from Skyfall
  • “Suddenly” from Les Miserable

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