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Homeland and New Shows Lead Golden Globe Nominations
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Dec. 13, 2012 12:01 p.m.

Claire Danes and Mandy Patinkin | Photo Credits: Kent Smith/Showtime
Freshman series dominated Thursday's Golden Globe nominations, as Nashville, The Newsroom, Smash, Veep and Girls all scored nods, while former three-time drama series champ Mad Men was unceremoniously dropped.Golden Globe surprises and snubs: Smash tastes success; Mad Men gets the cold shoulderAfter four straight nominations and three wins, Mad Men was eschewed in favor of Boardwalk Empire, Breaking Bad, Downton Abbey, defending champ Homeland and The Newsroom.Jon Hamm did get a nod in drama lead actor against Steve Buscemi (Boardwalk Empire), Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad), Jeff Daniels (The Newsroom) and Damian Lewis (Homeland), matching the Screen Actors Guild Awards lineup from Wednesday.Matthew McConaughey's so skinny! See other celebs who transformed their body for movie rolesClaire Danes (Homeland) will try to defend her drama lead actress win against Connie Britton (Nashville), Glenn Close (Damages), Michelle Dockery (Downton Abbey) and Julianna Margulies (The Good Wife).Britton's Nashville co-star Hayden Panettiere also snagged a nod for supporting actress, where she's up against Archie Panjabi (The Good Wife), Sarah Paulson (Game Change), Maggie Smith, (Downton Abbey) and Sofia Vergara (Modern Family).In comedy/musical, reigning champ Modern Family will vie for a second straight series win against The Big Bang Theory, Episodes, Girls and Smash.Globes hosts Tina Fey (30 Rock) and Amy Poehler (Parks and Recreation) both earned comedy/musical lead actress nods. Their competition includes Zooey Deschanel (New Girl), Lena Dunham (Girls) and Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Veep).Ever confuse Amy Adams and Isla Fisher? Check out more celebrity doppelgangersIn film, Lincoln led with seven nominations, including drama picture. It's against Argo, Django Unchained, Life of Pi and Zero Dark Thirty.The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, Les Miserables, Moonrise Kingdom, Salmon Fishing in the Yemen and Silver Linings Playbook are up for comedy/musical picture. The 70th Golden Globe Awards airs Sunday, Jan. 13 at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on NBC.Check out the nominees below.TELEVISIONDrama SeriesBoardwalk EmpireBreaking BadDownton AbbeyHomelandThe NewsroomComedy SeriesThe Big Bang TheoryEpisodesGirlsModern FamilySmashMiniseries/TV MovieGame ChangeThe GirlHatfields & McCoysThe HourPolitical AnimalsDrama Lead ActorSteve Buscemi, Boardwalk EmpireBryan Cranston, Breaking BadJeff Daniels, The NewsroomJon Hamm, Mad MenDamian Lewis, HomelandDrama Lead Actress Connie Britton, NashvilleGlenn Close, DamagesClaire Danes, HomelandMichelle Dockery, Downton AbbeyJulianna Margulies, The Good WifeComedy Lead Actor Alec Baldwin, 30 RockDon Cheadle, House of LiesLouis C.K., LouieMatt LeBlanc, EpisodesJim Parsons, The Big Bang TheoryComedy Lead Actress Zooey Deschanel, New GirlLena Dunham, GirlsTina Fey, 30 RockJulia Louis-Dreyfus, VeepAmy Poehler, Parks and RecreationMiniseries/TV Movie Lead ActorKevin Costner, Hatfields & McCoysBenedict Cumberbatch, SherlockWoody Harrelson, Game ChangeToby Jones, The GirlClive Owen, Hemingway & GellhornMiniseries/TV Movie Lead ActressNicole Kidman, Hemingway & GellhornJulianne Moore, Game ChangeJessica Lange, American Horror Story: AsylumSienna Miller, The GirlSigourney Weaver, Political AnimalsSupporting ActorMax Greenfield, New GirlEd Harris, Game ChangeDanny Huston, Magic CityMandy Patinkin, HomelandEric Stonestreet, Modern FamilySupporting ActressHayden Panettiere, NashvilleArchie Panjabi, The Good WifeSarah Paulson, Game ChangeMaggie Smith, Downton AbbeySofia Vergara, Modern FamilyFILMDrama PictureArgo Django UnchainedLife of PiLincoln Zero Dark ThirtyComedy/Musical PictureThe Best Exotic Marigold HotelLes MiserablesMoonrise KingdomSalmon Fishing in the YemenSilver Linings PlaybookDirectorBen Affleck, ArgoKathryn Bigelow, Zero Dark Thirty Ang Lee, Life of PiSteven Spielberg, LincolnQuentin Tarantino, Django UnchainedDrama Lead Actor Daniel Day-Lewis, Lincoln Richard Gere, ArbitrageJohn Hawkes, The Sessions Joaquin Phoenix, The Master Denzel Washington, FlightDrama Lead Actress Jessica Chastain, Zero Dark Thirty Marion Cotillard, Rust & Bone Helen Mirren, HitchcockNaomi Watts, The ImpossibleRachel Weisz, The Deep Blue SeaComedy/Musical Lead ActorJack Black, BernieBradley Cooper, Silver Linings PlaybookHugh Jackman, Les MiserablesEwan McGregor, Salmon Fishing in the YemenBill Murray, Hyde Park on HudsonComedy/Musical Lead ActressEmily Blunt, Salmon Fishing in the YemenJudi Dench, The Best Exotic Marigold HotelJennifer Lawrence, Silver Linings PlaybookMaggie Smith, QuartetMeryl Streep, Hope SpringsSupporting Actor Alan Arkin, ArgoLeonardo DiCaprio, Django UnchainedPhilip Seymour Hoffman, The Master Tommy Lee Jones, Lincoln Christoph Waltz, Django UnchainedSupporting Actress Amy Adams, The Master Sally Field, LincolnAnne Hathaway, Les Miserables Helen Hunt, The SessionsNicole Kidman, The PaperboyScreenplay Chris Terrio, ArgoQuentin Tarantino, Django Unchained Tony Kushner, LincolnDavid O. Russell, Silver Linings PlaybookMark Boal, Zero Dark ThirtyAnimated Feature Brave Frankenweenie Hotel TransylvaniaRise of the Guardians Wreck-It Ralph Foreign Language FilmAmour, FranceA Royal Affair, DenmarkThe Intouchables, FranceKon-Tiki, Norway/U.K./DenmarkRust & Bone, FranceSong "For You," Act of Valor "Not Running Anymore," Stand Up Guys "Safe and Sound," The Hunger Games"Skyfall," Skyfall"Suddenly," Les MiserablesScore Mychael Danna, Life of PiAlexandre Desplat, ArgoDario Marianelli, Anna Karenina Tom Tywker, Reinhold Heil, Johnny Klimek, Cloud Atlas John Williams, Lincoln
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