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“Babel” Receives Seven Golden Globe Noms, “Dreamgirls” Croon Five and “The Queen” Reigns with Four

"Babel" Receives Seven Golden Globe Noms, "Dreamgirls" Croon Five and "The Queen" Reigns with Four

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association revealed the nominees for the 64th Golden Globe Awards with Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu‘s “Babel” receiving seven nominations, Bill Condon‘s “Dreamgirls” taking five and Stephen Frears‘ “The Queen” receiving four. Among the other multiple nominees are Martin Scorsese‘s “The Departed” and Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris‘ “Little Miss Sunshine. Also making multiple appearances on the list are Leonardo DiCaprio in the dramatic actor category for both “Blood Diamond” and “The Departed,” while director Clint Eastwood received best director noms for “Flags of Our Fathers” and “Letters From Iwo Jima.” Also receiving a dramatic best actress nomination this morning at the Beverly Hilton during the short ceremony broadcast live on NBC‘s Today Show and hosted by Jessica Biel, Rosario Dawson and Matthew Perry was Maggie Gyllenhaal for “Sherrybaby” (Laurie Collyer). In the Globes’ foreign picks, “Volver” was among the nominations with star Penelope Cruz also named in the Actress (Drama) category. The Golden Globes will be broadcast on NBC January 15 from Los Angeles.

The full list of the 2007 Motion Picture nominees for the 64th Golden Globes:

Drama: Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu’s “Babel,” Emilio Estevez’s “Bobby,” Martin Scorsese’s “The Departed,” Todd Field’s “Little Children,” Stephen Frears’ “The Queen

Musical or Comedy: “Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan” (Larry Charles), “The Devil Wears Prada” (David Frankel), “Dreamgirls” (Bill Condon), “Little Miss Sunshine” (Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris), “Thank You for Smoking” (Jason Reitman)

Director: Clint Eastwood (“Flags of Our Fathers”), Clint Eastwood (“Letters from Iwo Jima”), Stephen Frears (“The Queen”), Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu (“Babel”), Martin Scorsese (“The Departed”)

Actress (Drama): Penelope Cruz (“Volver”) Judi Dench (“Notes on a Scandal”), Maggie Gyllenhaal (“Sherrybaby”), Helen Mirren (“The Queen”), Kate Winslet (“The Children”)

Actor (Drama): Leonardo DiCaprio (“Blood Diamond”), Leonardo DiCaprio (“The Departed”), Peter O’Toole (“Venus”), Will Smith (“The Pursuit of Happyness”), Forest Whitaker (“The Last King of Scotland”)

Actress (Musical or Comedy): Annette Bening (“Running with Scissors”), Toni Collette (“Little Miss Sunshine”), Beyonce Knowles (“Dreamgirls”), Meryl Streep (“The Devil Wears Prada”), Rene Zellweger (“Miss Potter”)

Actor (Musical or Comedy): Sasha Baron Cohen (“Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan”), Johnn Depp (“Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest”), Aaron Eckhart (“Thank You for Smoking”), Chiwetel Ejiofor (“Kinky Boots”) Will Farrell (“Stranger Than Fiction”)

Supporting Actress: Adriana Barraza (“Babel”), Cate Blanchett (“Notes on a Scandal”), Emily Blunt (“The Devil Wears Prada”), Jennifer Hudson (“Dreamgirls”), Rinko Kikuchi (“Babel”)

Supporting Actor: Ben Affleck (“Hollywoodland”), Jack Nicholson (“The Departed”), Eddie Murphy (“Dreamgirls”), Brad Pitt (“Babel”), Mark Wahlberg (“The Departed”)

Foreign Language Film: “Apocalypto” (Mel Gibson), “Letters from Iwo Jima” (Clint Eastwood), “The Lives of Others” (Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck), “Pan’s Labyrinth” (Guillermo del Toro), “Volver” (Pedro Almodovar)

Screenplay: Guillermo Arriaga (“Babel”), Todd Field and Tom Perrotta (“Little Children”), Patrick Marber (“Notes on a Scandal”), William Monahan (“The Departed”), Peter Morgan (“The Queen”)

Animated Film: “Cars” (John Lasseter, Joe Ranft), “Happy Feet” (George Miller), “Monster House” (Gil Kenan)

Original Score: Alexandre Desplat (“The Painted Veil”), Clint Manel (“The Fountain”), Gustavo Santaolalla (“Babel”), Carlo Siliotto (“Nomad”), Hans Zimmer (“The Da Vinci Code”)

Original Song: “A Father’s Way” (“Pursuit of Happyness”), “Listen” (“Dreamgirls”), “Never Gonna Break My Faith” (“Bobby”), “The Song of the Heart” (“Happy Feet”), “Try Not to Remember” (“Home of the Brave”)

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