Golden Globes 2014: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Idris Elba, and Kerry Washington Among Nominees for Awards

Golden Globe 2014 Nominees
The Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced nominations for the 71st annual Golden Globe Awards last week and a pretty impressive group of black talent have scored nods. The nominees were presented by actors Zoe Saldana, Aziz Ansari,and Olivia Wilde at the Beverly Hilton.

    BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A MOTION PICTURE – DRAMA

Chiwetel Ejiofor, 12 Years A Slave
Idris Elba, Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom

    BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE IN A MOTION PICTURE

Lupita Nyong’o, 12 Years A Slave

    BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE IN A MOTION PICTURE

Barkhad Abdi, Captain Phillips

    BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A TELEVISION SERIES – DRAMA

Kerry Washington, Scandal

    BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A TELEVISION SERIES – COMEDY OR MUSICAL

Don Cheadle, House Of Lies

    BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A MINI-SERIES OR MOTION PICTURE MADE FOR TELEVISION

Chiwetel Ejiofor, Dancing On The Edge
Idris Elba, Luther

The 71st Golden Globes will air live on NBC on Jan. 12, 2014 at 8pm EST.