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Glee continues to hit notes at awards season, nabbing a leading five Golden Globe nominations Tuesday, as cable also made its mark on the short list.

The Fox hit will vie for its second comedy/musical trophy against The Big Bang Theory, The Big C, 30 Rock, Modern Family and Nurse Jackie.
 
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Glee stars Matthew Morrison, Lea Michele, Jane Lynch, Chris Colfer all nabbed acting nominations, Lynch and Colfer in the supporting races. Morrison is up against three-time champ Alec Baldwin (30 Rock), Steve Carell (The Office) Thomas Jane (Hung) and Jim Parsons (The Big Bang Theory) for lead actor in a comedy.

Michele's lead comedy actress competition includes defending champ Toni Collette (United States of Tara), Edie Falco (Nurse Jackie), Tina Fey (30 Rock) and Laura Linney (The Big C).

In drama, Boardwalk Empire made a big splash, earning a series mention and acting nominations for Steve Buscemi in lead actor and Kelly Macdonald in supporting actress.

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Boardwalk is up against fellow freshman series The Walking Dead, Dexter, The Good Wife and three-time defending champion Mad Men, which is going for an unprecedented four-peat in the category.Sons of Anarchy finally got some awards love, with Katey Sagal garnering a lead actress nomination. She's up against last year's winner Julianna Margulies (The Good Wife), Elisabeth Moss (Mad Men), Piper Perabo (Covert Affairs) and Kyra Sedgwick (The Closer).
In film, The King's Speech led with seven nominations, including one for drama film and acting nominations for Colin Firth, Helena Bonham Carter and Geoffrey Rush. The film is up against Black Swan, Inception, The Social Network and The Fighter. The 68th Golden Globes ceremony, hosted by Ricky Gervais, airs live Sunday, Jan. 16 at 8/7c on NBC.

TELEVISION
Drama Series
Boardwalk Empire
Dexter
The Good Wife

Mad Men
The Walking Dead

Comedy/Musical Series
30 Rock
The Big Bang Theory

The Big C
Glee
Modern Family
Nurse Jackie


Miniseries or TV Movie
Carlos
The Pacific
The Pillars of the Earth
Temple Grandin
You Don't Know Jack

Lead Actor — Drama

Steve Buscemi, Boardwalk Empire
Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad
Michael C. Hall, Dexter
Jon Hamm, Mad Men
Hugh Laurie, House

Lead Actress — Drama

Julianna Margulies, The Good Wife
Elisabeth Moss, Mad Men
Piper Perabo, Covert Affairs
Katey Sagal, Sons of Anarchy
Kyra Sedgwick, The Closer

Lead Actor — Comedy/Musical

Alec Baldwin
, 30 Rock
Steve Carell, The Office
Thomas Jane, Hung
Matthew Morrison, Glee
Jim Parsons, The Big Bang Theory

Lead Actress  — Comedy/Musical
Toni Collette
, United States of Tara
Edie Falco, Nurse Jackie
Tina Fey, 30 Rock
Laura Linney, The Big C
Lea Michele, Glee

Lead Actor — Miniseries or TV Movie
Idris Elba, Luther
Ian McShane, The Pillars of the Earth
Al Pacino, You Don't Know Jack
Dennis Quaid, The Special Relationship
Edgar Ramirez, Carlos

Lead Actress — Miniseries or TV Movie
Hayley Atwell, The Pillars of the Earth
Claire Danes, Temple Grandin
Judi Dench, Return to Cranford
Romola Garai, Emma
Jennifer Love Hewitt, The Client List

Supporting Actor — TV Series, Miniseries or TV Movie
Scott Caan, Hawaii Five-0
Chris Colfer, Glee
Chris Noth, The Good Wife
Eric Stonestreet, Modern Family
David Strathairn, Temple Grandin

Supporting Actress — TV Series, Miniseries or TV Movie

Hope Davis, The Special Relationship
Jane Lynch, Glee
Kelly Macdonald, Boardwalk Empire
Julia Stiles, Dexter
Sofia Vergara, Modern Family


FILM
Drama

Black Swan
The Fighter
Inception
The King's Speech
The Social Network
The Fighter

Comedy/Musical
Alice in Wonderland
Burlesque

The Kids Are All Right
Red
The Tourist

Director
Darren Aronofsky, Black SwanDavid Fincher, The Social NetworkTom Hooper, The King's SpeechChristopher Nolan, Inception
David O. Russell, The FighterLead Actor — DramaJesse Eisenberg, The Social NetworkColin Firth, The King's SpeechJames Franco, 127 Hours
Ryan Gosling, Blue ValentineMark Wahlberg, The FighterLead Actress — Drama
Halle Berry, Frankie and Alice
Nicole Kidman, Rabbit Hole
Jennifer Lawrence, Winter's BoneNatalie Portman, Black SwanMichelle Williams, Blue ValentineLead Actor — Comedy/Musical
Johnny Depp, Alice in Wonderland
Johnny Depp, The TouristPaul Giamatti, Barney's VersionJake Gyllenhaal, Love & Other DrugsKevin Spacey, Casino JackLead Actress — Comedy/Musical
Annette Bening, The Kids Are All Right
Anne Hathaway, Love & Other Drugs
Angelina Jolie, The Tourist
Julianne Moore, The Kids Are All Right
Emma Stone, Easy A
Supporting Actor
Christian Bale, The Fighter
Michael Douglas, Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps
Andrew Garfield, The Social Network
Jeremy Renner, The TownGeoffrey Rush, The King's Speech
Supporting Actress
Amy Adams, The FighterHelena Bonham Carter, The King's SpeechMila Kunis, Black Swan
Melissa Leo, The Fighter
Jacki Weaver, Animal Kingdom
ScreenplayDanny Boyle and Simon Beaufoy, 127 HoursLisa Cholodenko and Stuart Blumberg, The Kids Are All RightChristopher Nolan, InceptionDavid Seidler, The King's SpeechAaron Sorkin, The Social NetworkOriginal ScoreAlexandre Desplat, The King's SpeechDanny Elfman, Alice in WonderlandA.R. Rahman, 127 HoursTrent Reznor and Atticus Ross, The Social NetworkHans Zimmer, InceptionOriginal Song "Bound to You," Burlesque"You Haven't Seen the Last of Me," Burlesque"There's a Place for Us," The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader"Coming Home," Country Strong"I See the Light," Tangled
Animated Feature
Despicable Me
How to Train Your Dragon
The Illusionist
Tangled
Toy Story 3

Foreign Language Film:
Biutiful, Mexico/Spain
The Concert
, France
The Edge
, Russia
I Am Love
, ItalyIn a Better World, Denmark