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Celebrity Sightings In New York City - September 25, 2013Award Season is upon us. The Golden Globe nominations were  announced and there were some happy surprises.

ANNIE

·         Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical: Quvenzhané Wallis

SELMA

·         Best Motion Picture – Drama

·         Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama: David Oyelowo

·         Best Director – Motion Picture: Ava DuVernay

·         Best Original Song – Motion Picture: “Glory” / Music and Lyrics by: John Legend and Common

The television  nominees  were very light in diversity.

Best TV Series, Drama

The Affair

Downton Abbey

Game of Thrones

The Good Wife

House of Cards

Best Comedy Series

Girls

Jane the Virgin

Orange Is the New Black

Silicon Valley

Transparent

Best TV Movie or Miniseries

Fargo

The Missing

The Normal Heart

Olive Kitteridge

True Detective

This years crop of nominees, which honor work in film and television, will be feted Jan. 11 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel — set to air on NBC.

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