Ava DuVernay made history this morning. She is the first Black woman to be nominated for Best Director in the 72-year history of the Golden Globes. With this nod, the Oscar buzz for DuVernay, whose 'Selma' was also nominated for Best Picture, continues to grow.
11-year-old Quvenzhané Wallis was nominated for Best Actress in a motion picture, musical or comedy for her role in soon-to-be released 'Annie' remake.
Netflix comedy “Orange is the New Black” is up Best Television Series – Comedy or Musical and Uzo Aduba received a nod for Best Supporting Actress for her brilliant portrayal of Suzanne "Crazy Eyes" Warren. Uzo won an Emmy earlier this year.
A full list of nominees is available here. The show air January 11, 2015 on NBC.
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