Golden Globe Nominees Revealed

Published January 6th, 2001 - 02:00 GMT

Earlier this week, the Golden Globe nominations were announced by Fraiser’s Kelsey Grammer, Christine Lahti and The Practice’s Lara Flynn Boyle at the BevHilton hotel, in (of course) Beverly Hills. 

The awards will be handed out on January 21 at the same hotel, while NBC airs the show. Meanwhile, The Middle Eastern Hollywood satellite channel, Orbit’s Hollywood channel will be airing the show live at 8pm EST. 

A rerun will be available for those early birds later that night. 

Here is a complete list of film and television nominees, according to the Golden Globe Award’s official website: 




Best Motion PictureDrama 

"Billy Elliott" 

"Erin Brockovich" 




"Wonder Boys" 


Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama 

Joan Allen ("The Contender") 

Bjork ("Dancer in the Dark") 

Ellen Burstyn ("Requiem for a Dream") 

Laura Linney ("You Can Count on Me") 

Julia Roberts ("Erin Brockovich") 


Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama  

Javier Bardem ("Before Night Falls") 

Russell Crowe ("Gladiator") 

Michael Douglas ("Wonder Boys") 

Tom Hanks ("Cast Away") 

Geoffrey Rush ("Quills") 


Best Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy 

"Almost Famous" 

"Best in Show" 

"Chicken Run" 


"O Brother, Where Art Thou?" 


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

Juliette Binoche ("Chocolat") 

Brenda Blethyn ("Saving Grace") 

Sandra Bullock ("Miss Congeniality") 

Tracey Ullman ("Small Time Crooks") 

Renee Zellweger ("Nurse Betty") 


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

Jim Carrey ("Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas") 

George Clooney ("O Brother, Where Art Thou?") 

John Cusack ("High Fidelity") 

Robert De Niro ("Meet the Parents") 

Mel Gibson ("What Women Want") 


Best Foreign Language Film 

"Amores Perros" 

"Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" 

"The Hundred Steps" 


"The Widow of St. Pierre" 


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

Judi Dench ("Chocolat") 

Kate Hudson ("Almost Famous") 

Frances McDormand ("Almost Famous") 

Julie Waters ("Billy Elliot") 

Catherine Zeta-Jones ("Traffic") 


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

Jeff Bridges ("The Contender") 

Willem Dafoe ("Shadow of the Vampire") 

Benicio del Toro ("Traffic") 

Albert Finney ("Erin Brockovich") 

Joaquin Phoenix ("Gladiator") 


Best Director - Motion Picture 

Ang Lee ("Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon") 

Ridley Scott ("Gladiator") 

Steven Soderbergh ("Erin Brockovich") 

Steven Soderbergh ("Traffic") 

Istvan Szabo ("Sunshine") 


Best Screenplay 

Cameron Crowe ("Almost Famous") 

Stephen Gaghan ("Traffic") 

Steve Kloves ("Wonder Boys") 

Kenneth Lonergan ("You Can Count On Me") 

Doug Wright ("Quills") 


Best Original Score 

Tan Dun ("Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon") 

Maurice Jarre ("Sunshine") 

Ennio Morricone ("Malena") 

Rachel Portman ("Chocolat") 

Marty Stuart, Kristin Wilkinson and Larry Paxton ("All the Pretty Horses") 

Hans Zimmer and Lisa Gerrard ("Gladiator") 


Best Original Song 

"I've Seen It All" from "Dancer in the Dark," Lars Von Trier, Sjon Sigurdsson 

"My Funny Friend and Me" from "The Emperor's New Groove," Sting 

"One in a Million" from "Miss Congeniality," Steffan Olsson 

"Things Have Changed" from "The Wonder Boys," Bob Dylan 

"When You Come Back to Me Again" from "Frequency," Garth Brooks, Jenny Yates 





Best Series - Drama 

"CSI" * 


"The Practice" 

"The Sopranos" 

"The West Wing" 


Best Actress - Drama Series 

Jessica Alba ("Dark Angel") * 

Lorraine Bracco ("The Sopranos") 

Amy Brenneman ("Judging Amy") * 

Sarah Michelle Gellar ("Buffy the Vampire Slayer") 

Sela Ward ("Once and Again") * 


Best Actor - Drama Series 

Andre Braugher ("Gideon's Crossing") * 

James Gandolfini ("The Sopranos") 

Rob Lowe ("The West Wing") 

Dylan McDermott ("The Practice") 

Martin Sheen ("The West Wing") 


Best Series - Comedy or Musical 

"Ally McBeal" 


"Malcolm in the Middle" * 

"Sex and the City" * 

"Will & Grace" * 


Best Actress - Comedy or Musical Series 

Calista Flockhart ("Ally McBeal") 

Jane Kaczmarket ("Malcolm in the Middle") * 

Debra Messing ("Will & Grace") * 

Bette Midler ("Bette") * 

Sarah Jessica Parker ("Sex and the City") * 


Best Actor - Comedy or Musical Series 

Ted Danson ("Becker") * 

Kelsey Grammer ("Frasier") 

Eric McCormack ("Will & Grace") * 

Frankie Muniz ("Malcolm in the Middle") * 

Ray Romano ("Everybody Loves Raymond") 


Best Miniseries or TV Movie 

"Dirty Pictures" * 

"Fail Safe" * 

"For Love or Country: The Arturo Sandoval Story" * 

"Nuremberg" * 

"On the Beach" * 


Best Actress - Series, Miniseries or TV Movie 

Judi Dench ("Last of the Blond Bombshells") 

Holly Hunter ("Harlan County War") 

Christine Lahti ("An American Daughter") 

Frances O'Connor ("Madame Bovary (Exxonmobil Masterpiece Theater)") 

Rachel Ward ("On the Beach") 

Alfre Woodward ("Holiday Heart") 


Best Actor - Series, Miniseries or TV Movie 

Alec Baldwin ("Nuremberg") 

Brian Cox ("Nuremberg") 

Brian Dennehy ("Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman") 

Andy Garcia ("For Love or Country: The Arturo Sandoval Story") 

James Woods ("Dirty Pictures") 


Best Supporting Actress - Miniseries or TV Movie 

Kim Cattrall ("Sex and the City")  

Faye Dunaway ("Running Mates") 

Allison Janney ("The West Wing") 

Megan Mullally ("Will & Grace") 

Cynthia Nixon ("Sex and the City") 

Vanessa Redgrave ("If These Walls Could Talk II") 


Best Supporting Actor - Miniseries or TV Movie 

Robert Downey Jr. ("Ally McBeal") 

Sean Hayes ("Will & Grace") 

John Mahoney ("Frasier") 

David Hyde Pierce ("Frasier") 

Christopher Plummer ("American Tragedy") 

Bradley Whitford ("The West Wing") 


Good luck to all the nominees. Now have fun and make up a list of your list of winners for this year then send it to – 

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