BEVERLY HILLS, CA (AP) – Damien Chazelle’s Los Angeles musical “La La Land” sang and danced its way to a leading seven Golden Globes nominations, with Barry Jenkins’ celebrated coming-of-age tale “Moonlight” close on its heels with six nods.
“La La Land” earned nominations for its lead actors, Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling, as well best picture, comedy or musical. Chazelle is also among those up for best director in the nominations announced Monday by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.
“Moonlight” led the field in the dramatic categories, including best picture. The other nominees for best picture, drama, were “Manchester by the Sea,” ”Lion,” ”Hell or High Water” and Mel Gibson’s “Hacksaw Ridge.”
Meryl Streep landed her 30th nomination for best actress in a musical or comedy for “Florence Foster Jenkins.”
The Golden Globe nominees for best actress in a film have been announced. They are: Amy Adams, “Arrival”; Jessica Chastain, “Miss Sloane”; Isabelle Huppert, “Elle”; Ruth Negga, “Loving”; Natalie Portman, “Jackie.”
Also announced Monday were the nominees for best performance by an actor in a film drama. They are: Casey Affleck, “Manchester By The Sea”; Joel Edgerton, “Loving”; Andrew Garfield, “Hacksaw Ridge”; Viggo Mortensen, “Captain Fantastic”; Denzel Washington, “Fences.”
The Golden Globe nominees for best film drama have been announced in Beverly Hills, California. They are: “Hacksaw Ridge,” ”Hell or High Water,” ”Lion,” ”Manchester by the Sea,” ”Moonlight.”
Also announced Monday were the nominees for best film comedy or musical. They are: “20th Century Women,” ”Deadpool,” ”Florence Foster Jenkins,” ”La La Land,” ”Sing Street.”
The Golden Globe nominees for best TV drama series have been announced in Beverly Hills, California. They are: “The Crown,” ”Game of Thrones,” ”Stranger Things,” ”This is Us” and Westworld.”
The Golden Globe nominees for best TV comedy series have been announced in Beverly Hills, California. They are: “Atlanta,” ”black-ish,” ”Mozart in the Jungle,” ”Transparent” and “Veep.”
The Golden Globe nominees for best foreign film have been announced in Beverly Hills, California. The nominees are: “Divines,” ”Elle,” ”Neruda,” ”The Salesman,” ”Toni Erdmann,”
Also announced Monday were the nominations for best animated film. The nominees are: “Kubo and the Two Strings,” ”Moana,” ”My Life as a Zucchini,” ”Sing,” ”Zootopia.”
Sound checks and other final preparations are underway for the announcement of this year’s Golden Globe Awards .
Reporters gathered early Monday at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, where nominations for top film and television performances will be announced. Don Cheadle, Anna Kendrick and Laura Dern will announce the nominees on a stage flanked by two oversized Golden Globe Award statues.
Some of those in attendance snapped selfies in front of the stage Monday.
The winners will be announced on Jan. 8 in a ceremony hosted by Jimmy Fallon and broadcast by NBC.
Nominations for the 74th annual Golden Globes will be announced Monday morning from Beverly Hills, California.
The nominations will be streamed live online, beginning at 8:20 a.m. EST. Among the films expected to take in a number of nods are the nostalgic Los Angeles musical “La La Land,” the lyrical coming-of-age tale “Moonlight” and the August Wilson adaptation “Fences.” On the television side, HBO’s sci-fi puzzle “Westworld” could be in for a big morning.
Meryl Streep, a 29-time nominee, will be the recipient of the Cecil B. DeMille Award. Streep may also add a 30th nod to her resume for her lead performance in the period comedy “Florence Foster Jenkins.”
The Jan. 8 Golden Globes will be hosted by Jimmy Fallon and broadcast by NBC from the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
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