The day after the Screen Actors Guild nominees were announced, The Hollywood Foreign Press Association ( HFPA ) unveiled its 2016 Golden Globe Awards nominees from the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hillsand many people and productions have received nods for both awards, according to TheWrap.
Dennis Quaid, Angela Bassett, America Ferrera and Chloe Grace Moretz announced the nods.
Lesbian-themed movie Carol is among the nominees for Best Motion Picture ( Drama ), along with Mad Max: Fury Road, The Revenant, Room and Spotlight. In the musical/comedy sector, the nods went to The Big Short, Joy, The Martian, Spy and Trainwreck.
Orange Is the New Black and Transparent are up in the Best TV Series, Musical or Comedy category, against Casual, Mozart in the Jungle, Silicon Valley and Veep. In the dramatic category, nods went to Empire, Game of Thrones, Narcos, Mr. Robot and Outlander. Ryan Murphy received two nods in the Best TV Movie or Limited Series category, with American Horror Story: Hotel and American Crime.
Acting nods included several actors, productions and roles that span the LGBT spectrum. Out actress Lily Tomlin is nominated in the Best Actress in a TV Series, Comedy category for the show Grace and Frankie, while Alan Cumming is in the Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Limited Series or TV Movie area for his turn on The Good Wife. Jeffrey Tambor has again been nominated for his lead role in the series Transparent ( in the category Best Actor in a TV Series, Comedy ).
For Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Limited Series, or TV Movie, Uzo Aduba is in for Orange Is the New Black, competing against ( among others ) Transparent's Judith Light. Lady Gaga is in the category Best Actress in a Limited Series or TV Movie for her turn on American Horror Story: Hoteland finds herself against Queen Latifah, honored for her turn in Bessie. Also, David Oyelowo received a nod for his role as a gay man who commits a horrible crime in Nightingale.
In the cinematic arena, openly gay director Todd Haynes received a nod for Carol. Lily Tomlin was nominated for Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy for her role in Grandma. Carol's Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara as well as The Danish Girl's Alicia Vikander are all in the Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama category. Eddie Redmayne is the Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama for his transgender role in The Danish Girl.
The 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards, which Ricky Gervais will host once again, will air live on Sunday, Jan. 10.