'Lincoln' leads Golden Globe nominees
Movies / 13 Dec '12, 6:21pm
Los Angeles - U.S. Civil War-era drama “Lincoln” led the Golden Globe nominations on Thursday with seven nods overall including best drama and best actor for Daniel Day-Lewis.
Following the film among top nominees for the Hollywood awards were Iran hostage drama “Argo” and Quentin Tarantino's “Django Unchained” with five nods each.
This undated publicity photo provided by DreamWorks and Twentieth Century Fox shows Daniel Day-Lewis as President Abraham Lincoln looking across a battlefield in the aftermath of a terrible siege in this scene from director Steven Spielberg's drama "Lincoln." (AP Photo/DreamWorks, Twentieth Century Fox, David James). Credit: AP
The best drama nominees were rounded out by thriller “Zero Dark Thirty” about the hunt for Osama bin Laden, and shipwreck tale “Life of Pi.”
The Golden Globe Awards, which will be given out by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association on January 13, are among the most widely-watched honors programs leading up to the Oscars in February. - Reuters