>The list of my Golden Globe favorites to win, or guesses at who / what will win, is similar to that of my Critics’ Choice picks…with a few categories having ties. I wasn’t sure at all which nominee to pick for the best original song category.

  • Best Motion Picture Drama – “Inception”
  • Best Actress Drama – Natalie Portman, “Black Swan” / Michelle Williams, “Blue Valentine”
  • Best Actor Drama – James Franco, “127 Hours”
  • Best Motion Picture Comedy or Musical – “Alice in Wonderland”
  • Best Actress Comedy or Musical – Anne Hathaway, “Love and Other Drugs”
  • Best Actor Comedy or Musical – Jake Gyllenhaal, “Love and Other Drugs”
  • Best Animated Feature – “How to Train Your Dragon” / “Tangled”
  • Best Foreign Language Film – “Biutiful” / “I Am Love”
  • Best Actress in Supporting Role – Amy Adams, “The Fighter”
  • Best Actor in Supporting Role – Geoffrey Rush, “The King’s Speech”
  • Best Director – Christopher Nolan, “Inception”
  • Best Screenplay – Boyle & Beaufoy, “127 Hours” / Nolan, “Inception”
  • Best Original Score – Hans Zimmer, “Inception”
  • Best Original Song – ?
  • Best TV Series Drama – “Mad Men”
  • Best Actress in TV Series Drama – Katey Sagal, “Sons of Anarchy”
  • Best Actor in TV Series Drama – Jon Hamm, “Mad Men”
  • Best TV Series Comedy or Musical – “Glee”
  • Best Actress in TV Series Comedy or Musical – Laura Linney, “The Big C”
  • Best Actor in TV Series Comedy or Musical – Steve Carell, “The Office”
  • Best Mini-Series or TV Movie – “The Pacific”
  • Best Actress in Mini-Series or TV Movie – Claire Danes, “Temple Grandin” / Judi Dench, “Return to Cranford”
  • Best Actor in Mini-Series or TV Movie – Al Pacino, “You Don’t Know Jack”
  • Best Supporting Actress in Mini-Series or TV Movie – Julia Stiles, “Dexter”
  • Best Supporting Actor in Mini-Series or TV Movie – David Strathairn, “Temple Grandin”

With certain actors, actresses, directors and films getting nominations for both award ceremonies, I’m very curious about the Oscar nominations this year.