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With the 73rd Golden Globe Awards taking place on Monday 11 January at 21:30 CAT on M-Net at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California, it’s important to brush up on your knowledge of the contenders in the different categories.

Take a look at the 2016 Golden Globe awards nominee list below:

Motion picture, drama


Mad Max: Fury Road 

The Revenant



Motion picture, comedy

The Big Short


The Martian



Actress in a motion picture, drama

Cate Blanchett, Carol

Brie Larson, Room

Rooney Mara, Carol

Saoirse Ronan, Brooklyn

Alicia Vikander, The Danish Girl

Actress in a motion picture, comedy

Jennifer Lawrence, Joy

Melissa McCarthy, Spy

Amy Schumer, Trainwreck

Maggie Smith, The Lady in the Van

Lily Tomlin, Grandma

Actor in a motion picture, drama

Bryan Cranston, Trumbo

Leonardo DiCaprio, The Revenant

Michael Fassbender, Steve Jobs

Eddie Redmayne, The Danish Girl

Will Smith, Concussion

Actor in a motion picture, comedy

Christian Bale, The Big Short

Steve Carell, The Big Short

Matt Damon, The Martian

Al Pacino, Danny Collins

Mark Ruffalo, Infinitely Polar Bear

TV series, drama


Game of Thrones

Mr. Robot


Outlander (Saturdays at 22:00 CAT on M-Net Edge)

TV series, comedy


Mozart in the Jungle

Orange Is the New Black

Silicon Valley



Actress in a TV series, comedy

Rachel Bloom, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

Jamie Lee Curtis, Scream Queens

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep

Gina Rodriguez, Jane the Virgin 

Lily Tomlin, Grace and Frankie

Actress in a TV series, drama

Caitriona Balfe, Outlander

Viola Davis, How to Get Away with Murder

Eva Green, Penny Dreadful

Taraji P. Henson, Empire

Robin Wright, House of Cards

Actor in a TV series, drama

Jon Hamm, Mad Men

Rami Malek, Mr. Robot

Wagner Moura, Narcos

Bob Odenkirk, Better Call Saul

Liev Schreiber, Ray Donovan

Actor in a TV series, comedy

Aziz Ansari, Master of None

Gael García Bernal, Mozart in the Jungle

Rob Lowe, The Grinder

Patrick Stewart, Blunt Talk

Jeffrey Tambor, Transparent

Actress in a supporting role in a motion picture

Jane Fonda, Youth

Jennifer Jason Leigh, The Hateful Eight

Helen Mirren, Trumbo

Alicia Vikander, Ex Machina

Kate Winslet, Steve Jobs

Actor in a supporting role in a motion picture

Paul Dano, Love & Mercy

Idris Elba, Beasts of No Nation

Mark Rylance, Bridge of Spies

Michael Shannon, 99 Homes

Sylvester Stallone, Creed

TV movie or miniseries

American Crime

American Horror Story: Hotel (Tuesdays at 02:00 CAT on M-Net Edge)


Flesh and Bone

Wolf Hall

Actress in a TV movie or limited series

Kirsten Dunst, Fargo

Queen Latifah, Bessie

Felicity Huffman, American Crime

Sarah Hay, Flesh and Bone

Lady Gaga, American Horror Story: Hotel

Actor in a TV movie or limited series

Oscar Isaac, Show Me a Hero

Patrick Wilson, Fargo

Idris Elba, Luther

David Oyelowo, Nightingale

Mark Rylance, Wolf Hall

Supporting actor in a TV series, limited series or TV movie

Alan Cumming, The Good Wife (Season 7 starts Saturday 9 January at 20:00 CAT on M-Net)

Damian Lewis, Wolf Hall

Ben Mendelsohn, Bloodline

Tobias Menzies, Outlander

Christian Slater, Mr. Robot

Supporting actress in a TV series, limited series or TV movie

Uzo Aduba, Orange is the New Black

Joanne Froggatt, Downton Abbey 

Regina King, American Crime

Judith Light, Transparent

Maura Tierney, The Affair

Animated feature film


The Good Dinosaur

Inside Out 

The Peanuts Movie

Shaun the Sheep Movie

Best Director

Todd Haynes, Carol

Alejandro G. Iñárritu, The Revenant

Tom McCarthy, Spotlight

George Miller, Mad Max: Fury Road

Ridley Scott, The Martian

Best Screenplay

Tom McCarthy and Josh Singer, Spotlight

Aaron Sorkin, Steve Jobs

Quentin Tarantino, The Hateful Eight

Emma Donoghue, Room

Charles Randolph and Adam McKay, The Big Short

Original song

Love Me Like You Do (50 Shades of Grey)

One Kind of Love (Love and Mercy)

See You Again (Furious 7)

Simple Song #3 (Youth)

Writing's on the Wall (Spectre)

Foreign language film

The Brand New Testament (Belgium/France/Luxembourg)

The Club (Chile)

The Fencer (Finland/Germany/Estonia)

Mustang (France)

Son of Saul (Hungary)


Carter Burwell, Carol

Alexandre Desplat, The Danish Girl

Ennio Morricone, The Hateful Eight

Daniel Pemberton, Steve Jobs

Ryuichi Sakamoto and Alva Noto, The Revenant

Catch the 73rd Golden Globe Awards on Monday 11 January at 21:30 CAT on M-Net. If you love fashion then watch Live From the Red Carpet: 2016 Golden Globe Awards at 01:00 CAT on E! Entertainment and don't miss Fashion Police: The 2016 Golden Globe Awards on Wednesday 13 January at 20:30 on E! Entertainment to see the fashion hits and misses.