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Golden Globes 2015: Benedict Cumberbatch, Rosamund Pike, Keira Knightley and Eddie Redmayne among seven Brits nominated

The 2015 Golden Globe nominations have been announced

Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu's Birdman is in the running for seven Golden Globes this year, including best screenplay and best director.

Benedict Cumberbatch, Rosamund Pike, Keira Knightley and Eddie Redmayne are among the British stars nominated for the 2015 Golden Globe awards.

The first group of nominees was announced at 5.20am PST today (1.20pm GMT), with a second group unveiled during a live broadcast on The Today Show at 5.38am PST (1.38pm GMT).

Actress Kate Beckinsale and actor Jeremy Piven, best known for his role in Entourage, was joined by The Truman Show actor Peter Krause and Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol actress Paula Patton to reveal the nods on Thursday.

Hollywood Foreign Press Association president Theo Kingma, Dick Clark Productions' executive producer Barry Adelman and Miss Golden Globe Greer Grammer - the daughter of Frasier star Kelsey - also attended/

Piven is the sole winner of the four actors making the all-important nominations announcement. He won a Golden Globe in 2008 for his role as talent agent Ari Gold in Entourage.

Krause has been nominated twice, for his performances in dark comedy Six Feet Under.

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will host the star-studded ceremony, now in its 72nd year, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 11. It will be their third time consecutively on presenting duties.


The 2015 nominees:

Best Motion Picture - Drama



The Imitation Game


The Theory of Everything

Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama

Steve Carell - Foxcatcher

Benedict Cumberbatch - The Imitation Game

Jake Gyllenhaal - Nightcrawler

David Oyelowo - Selma

Eddie Redmyane - The Theory of Everything

Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama

Jennifer Aniston - Cake

Felicity Jones - The Theory of Everything

Julianne Moore - Still Alice

Rosamund Pike - Gone Girl

Reese Witherspoon - Wild

Best Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy


The Grand Budapest Hotel

Into the Woods


St Vincent

Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy

Ralph Fiennes - The Grand Budapest Hotel

Michael Keaton - Birdman

Bill Murray - St Vincent

Joaquin Phoenix - Inherent Vice

Christoph Waltz - Big Eyes

Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy

Amy Adams - Big Eyes

Emily Blunt - Into the Woods

Helen Mirren - The Hundred Foot Journey

Julianne Moore - Maps to the Stars

Quvenzhane Wallis - Annie

Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture

Robert Duvall - The Judge

Ethan Hawke - Boyhood

Edward Norton - Birdman

Mark Ruffalo - Foxcatcher

JK Simmons  - Whiplash

Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture

Patricia Arquette - Boyhood

Jessica Chastain - A Most Violent Year

Keira Knightley - The Imitation Game

Emma Stone - Birdman

Meryl Streep - Into the Woods

Best Director - Motion Picture

Wes Anderson - The Grand Budapest Hotel

Ava DuVernay - Selma

David Fincher - Gone Girl

Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu - Birdman

Richard Linklater - Boyhood

Best Screenplay - Motion Picture

The Grand Budapest Hotel

Gone Girl



The Imitation Game

Best Original Song in a Motion Picture

Lana Del Rey - "Big Eyes" from Big Eyes

John Legend and Common - "Glory" from Selma

Patti Smith and Lenny Kaye - "Mercy Is" from Noah

Sia - "Opportunity" from Annie

Lorde - "Yellow Flicker Beat" from The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1

Best Original Score in a Motion Picture

Desplat - The Imitation Game

Yolan Yohanson - The Theory of Everything

Trent Reznor - Gone Girl

Antonio Sanchez - Birdman

Hans Zimmer - Interstellar

Best Animated Feature Film

Big Hero 6

The Book of Life

The Boxtrolls

How To Train Your Dragon 2

The Lego Movie

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