68th Golden Globe Awards

68th Golden Globe Awards
DateJanuary 16, 2011
SiteThe Beverly Hilton,
Beverly Hills, California, U.S.
Hosted byRicky Gervais
Highlights
Best Film: DramaThe Social Network
Best Film: Musical or ComedyThe Kids Are All Right
Best Drama SeriesBoardwalk Empire
Best Musical or Comedy SeriesGlee
Best Miniseries or Television movieCarlos

The 68th Golden Globe Awards were broadcast live from the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California on January 16, 2011, by NBC. The host was Ricky Gervais.[1] The nominations were announced on December 14, 2010, by Josh Duhamel, Katie Holmes and Blair Underwood. Robert De Niro was presented with the Cecil B. DeMille Award for lifetime achievement in motion pictures.[2][3]The Social Network won four awards, the most of any film, including best drama. It beat British historical tale The King's Speech, which had entered the awards ceremony with the most nominations, but collected just one award.[4]

Winners and nominees

Colin Firth, Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama winner
Natalie Portman, Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama winner
Paul Giamatti, Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy winner
Annette Bening, Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy winner
Christian Bale, Best Supporting Actor winner
Melissa Leo, Best Supporting Actress winner
Steve Buscemi, Best Actor in a Television Series – Drama winner
Katey Sagal, Best Actress in a Television Series – Drama winner
Jim Parsons, Best Actor in a Television Series – Musical or Comedy winner
Laura Linney, Best Actress in a Television Series – Musical or Comedy winner
Al Pacino, Best Actor in a Miniseries or Television Film winner
Claire Danes, Best Actress in a Miniseries or Television Film winner
Chris Colfer, Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Miniseries, or Television Film winner
Jane Lynch, Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Miniseries, or Television Film winner

These are the nominees for the 68th Golden Globe Awards. Winners are listed at the top of each list.[5]

Film

Best Motion Picture
Drama Musical or Comedy
Best Performance in a Motion Picture – Drama
Actor Actress
Best Performance in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy
Actor Actress
Supporting Actor Supporting Actress
Best Director Best Screenplay
Best Original Score Best Original Song
Best Animated Feature Film Best Foreign Language Film

Television

Best Series
Drama Musical or Comedy
Best Performance in a Television Series – Drama
Actor Actress
Best Performance in a Television Series – Musical or Comedy
Actor Actress
Best Performance in a Miniseries or Television Film
Actor Actress
Best Supporting Performance in a Series, Miniseries, or Television Film
Actor Actress
Best Miniseries or Television Film
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