Jennifer Hudson, Leonardo DiCaprio Score Globe Nods
"I'm overwhelmed right now," Hudson said on the Today show immediately after the nominations were announced. "I just started screaming when they said the names."
Dreamgirls racked up multiple nominations, including a best actress, musical or comedy, nod for star Beyoncé Knowles and a supporting actor nomination for Eddie Murphy. Shut out was writer-director Bill Condon.
Another big winner was Babel, which led the field with seven nominations, including best supporting actor for Brad Pitt and best director for Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu.
DiCaprio (who said in a statement, "I'm both humbled and honored to have been nominated for this award") isn't the only nominee who will be competing against himself: Clint Eastwood is up for best director for two of his movies, the World War I dramas Flags of Our Fathers and Letters from Iwo Jima.
Besides Eastwood and Inarritu, the director nominees are Stephen Frears for The Queen and perennial Oscar bridesmaid Martin Scorsese for The Departed.
The other dramatic actor nominees are Peter O'Toole in Venus, Will Smith in The Pursuit of Happyness and Forest Whitaker in The Last King of Scotland.
Comedy/musical actor nominees are Sacha Baron Cohen in Borat; Johnny Depp, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest; Aaron Eckhart, Thank You for Smoking; Chiwetel Ejiofor, Kinky Boots; and Will Ferrell, Stranger Than Fiction.
Actress nominees, for movie dramas, are Penelope Cruz in Volver; Judi Dench, Notes on a Scandal; Maggie Gyllenhaal, Sherrybaby; Helen Mirren, The Queen; and Kate Winslet, Little Children.
Comedy/musical actress nominees include Knowles in Dreamgirls; Annette Bening, Running With Scissors; Toni Collette, Little Miss Sunshine; Meryl Streep The Devil Wears Prada; and Renee Zellweger Miss Potter.
Besides Murphy and Pitt, other supporting actor nominees include Jack Nicholson and Mark Wahlberg (The Departed) and Ben Affleck (Hollywoodland).
In addition to Hudson, supporting actress nominees are Adriana Barraza and Rinko Kikuchi, in Babel; Cate Blanchett, Notes on a Scandal; and Emily Blunt, The Devil Wears Prada.
For best dramatic picture, the nominees are Babel, Bobby, The Departed, Little Children and The Queen. For musical and/or comedy: Borat, The Devil Wears Prada, Dreamgirls, Little Miss Sunshine and Thank You For Smoking.
For reactions from the nominees, click here. The 64th Annual Golden Globe Awards will air live on NBC on Monday, Jan. 15.
Nominees in the major categories, for both movies and TV, include:
TV DRAMA SERIES
TV DRAMA SERIES ACTRESS
Patricia Arquette, Medium
Edie Falco, The Sopranos
Evangeline Lily, Lost
Ellen Pompeo, Grey's Anatomy
Kyra Sedgwick, The Closer
TV DRAMA SERIES ACTOR
Patrick Dempsey, Grey's Anatomy
Michael C. Hall, Dexter
Hugh Laurie, House
Bill Paxton, Big Love
Kiefer Sutherland, 24
TV COMEDY SERIES
TV COMEDY SERIES ACTRESS
Marcia Cross, Desperate Housewives
America Ferrera, Ugly Betty
Felicity Huffman, Desperate Housewives
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, The New Adventures of Old Christine
Mary-Louise Parker, Weeds
TV COMEDY SERIES ACTOR
Alec Baldwin, 30 Rock
Zach Braff, Scrubs
Steve Carell, The Office
Jason Lee, My Name Is Earl
Tony Shalhoub, Monk
BEST MOTION PICTURE DRAMA
BEST MOTION PICTURE COMEDY OR MUSICAL
Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan
The Devil Wears Prada
Little Miss Sunshine
Thank You for Smoking
BEST ACTRESS IN A MOVIE DRAMA
Penelope Cruz, Volver
Judi Dench, Notes on a Scandal
Maggie Gyllenhaal, Sherrybaby
Helen Mirren, The Queen
Kate Winslet, Little Children
BEST ACTOR IN A MOVIE 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
BEST ACTRESS IN A COMEDY OR MUSICAL
Annette Bening, Running With Scissors
Toni Collette, Little Miss Sunshine
Beyoncé Knowles, Dreamgirls
Meryl Streep, The Devil Wears Prada
Renee Zellweger, Miss Potter
BEST ACTOR IN A COMEDY OR MUSICAL
Sacha Baron Cohen, Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan
Johnny Depp, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest
Aaron Eckhart, Thank You for Smoking
Chiwetel Ejiofor, Kinky Boots
Will Ferrell, Stranger Than Fiction
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
Adriana Barraza, Babel
Cate Blanchett, Notes on a Scandal
Emily Blunt, The Devil Wears Prada
Jennifer Hudson, Dreamgirls
Rinko Kikuchi, Babel
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
Ben Affleck, Hollywoodland
Eddie Murphy, Dreamgirls
Jack Nicholson, The Departed
Brad Pitt, Babel
Mark Wahlberg, The Departed
Clint Eastwood, Flags Of Our Fathers
Clint Eastwood, Letters From Iwo Jima
Stephen Frears, The Queen
Alejandro Gonzalez Iñárritu, Babel
Martin Scorsese, The Departed
BEST ANIMATED FEATURE FILM
BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM
Letters From Iwo Jima (USA/Japan)
The Lives of Others (Germany)
Pan's Labyrinth (Mexico)