'Babel' leads Golden Globe nominations with 7

Posted Thursday, December 14, 2006 at 9:50 AM Central

by Tim Briscoe

The nominees for the 64th Annual Golden Globes were announced this morning in Hollywood. Babel led the way with seven nominations.

Considering both film and television categories, Helen Mirren was the most nominated for three acting nods. Annette Bening, Emily Blunt, Leonardo DiCaprio, and Chiwetel Ejiofor each received two nominations in acting categories. Clint Eastwood received Best Director nods for both Flags of Our Fathers and Letters from Iwo Jima.

Below are all the nominees in the film categories.

Best Motion Picture, Drama

Best Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture

Best Director, Motion Picture

Best Screenplay, Motion Picture

Best Original Song, Motion Picture

Best Original Score, Motion Picture

Best Foreign Language Film

Best Animated Film

The Golden Globes will be awarded on Jan. 15. Of course they perennially serve as an indication of Oscar success. The Academy Award nominations will be announced Jan. 23 while the ceremony itself will be held Feb. 25.

Source: AP via Yahoo