CONTENDERS: Denzel Washington and Don Cheadle
DENZEL WASHINGTON and Don Cheadle have been nominated for Golden Globes, it was announced today (Dec 11).
The actors, who have both won critical acclaim throughout their Hollywood careers, were revealed by Megan Fox, Ed Helms, and Jessica Alba during the 70th Annual Golden Globes Awards Nominations in Beverly Hills.
Washington, whose role in this year’s Flight will see him go up against Richard Gere (Arbitrage) and Daniel Day-Lewis (Lincoln), is a contender in the Best Actor category.
While Don Cheadle received a golden nod in the Best Actor in a TV Comedy Series category for his portrayal of unscrupulous management consultant, Marty Kaan in House of Lies.
He’ll fight it out with former Friends star Matt LeBlanc (Episodes) and 30 Rock star Alec Baldwin for the gong.
British singer Adele has been nominated for best original song for her title track from the Bond film Skyfall.
The Golden Globe Awards are among the most widely-watched honours programmes in the run up to the Oscars in February.
Winners will be announced on January 13 in Beverly Hills.