“This Is Us,” “Westworld,” “Stranger Things,” “The Crown” Score Big Golden Globe Nominations

This Is Us [NBC]

Beacons of critical acclaim and fan buzz, NBC’s “This Is Us,” HBO’s “Westworld,” and Netflix’s “Stranger Things” and “The Crown” are among the shows in contention for Best TV Series – Drama at this year’s Golden Globe Awards.

The four series will challenge reigning Emmy winner “Game Of Thrones” in this year’s race. “Mr. Robot,” which won last year’s Globe in this category, is not in contention.

All five series also scored at least one acting nomination.

Hosted by Jimmy Fallon, the Golden Globes ceremony takes place January 8. The TV nominations are as follows:

TV Series – Drama
This Is Us
The Crown
Stranger Things
Game Of Thrones

TV Series – Comedy
Mozart In The Jungle

Limited Series or Movie
The Night Of
The Dresser
American Crime
The Night Manager
The People v. OJ Simpson

Actor – Drama
Rami Malek (Mr. Robot)
Bob Odenkirk (Better Call Saul)
Matthew Rhys (The Americans)
Liev Schreiber (Ray Donovan)
Billy Bob Thornton (Goliath)

Actress – Drama
Winona Ryder (Stranger Things)
Claire Foy (The Crown)
Keri Russell (The Americans)
Evan Rachel Wood (Westworld)
Caitriona Balfe (Outlander)

Actor – Comedy
Donald Glover (Atlanta)
Gael Garcia Bernal (Mozart In The Jungle)
Nick Nolte (Graves)
Jeffrey Tambor (Transparent)
Anthony Anderson (black-ish)

Actress – Comedy
Rachel Bloom (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend)
Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Veep)
Sarah Jessica Parker (Divorce)
Issa Rae (Insecure)
Gina Rodriguez (Jane The Virgin)
Tracee Ellis Ross (black-ish)

Actor – Limited or Movie
Riz Ahmed (The Night Of)
Bryan Cranston (All The Way)
Tom Hiddleston (The Night Manager)
John Turturro (The Night Of)
Courtney B. Vance (The People v. OJ Simpson)

Actress – Limited or Movie
Felicity Huffman (American Crime)
Riley Keough (The Girlfriend Experience)
Sarah Paulson (The People v. OJ)
Charlotte Rampling (London Spy)
Kerry Washington (Confirmation)

Supporting Actor – All TV Types
Sterling K. Brown (The People v. OJ)
John Travolta (The People v. OJ)
Hugh Laurie (The Night Manager)
Christian Slater (Mr. Robot)
John Lithgow (The Crown)

Supporting Actress – All TV Types
Thandie Newton (Westworld)
Chrissy Metz (This Is Us)
Mandy Moore (This Is Us)
Lena Headey (Game Of Thrones)
Olivia Colman (The Night Manager)

Written by Brian Cantor

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