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NYU Alumni Earn 15 Golden Globe Nods

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Fifteen members of the NYU alumni community were among the nominees in nine categories when the Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced its nominations for the 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards on December 10, 2015. All nominees heralded from the Tisch School of the Arts with the exception of Aziz Ansari, an alumnus of the Stern School of Business.

Hollywood’s second highest film honors, the Golden Globes are watched by film industry insiders as an indicator of what could be in store at the Oscar ceremonies in February. The 2016 Golden Globe Awards will air Sunday, January 10, 2016 on NBC from 8-11 p.m. eastern time, with host Ricky Gervais. Below is a full list of all alumni nominees, categories and projects:

Best Motion Picture - Drama
The Revenant
Steve Golin '76 (Kanbar, F&TV), producer
Brett Ratner '90 (BFA, Kanbar, F&TV), executive producer

Spotlight
Michael Bederman '95 (BFA, Kanbar, F&TV), executive producer
Steve Golin '76 (Kanbar, F&TV), producer

Best Motion Picture - Animated
Anomalisa
Charlie Kaufman '80 (BFA, Kanbar, F&TV), director, screenwriter, producer

Best Television Series - Drama
Game of Thrones
Greg Spence ’88 (BFA, Kanbar, Film & TV), producer, co-producer

Mr. Robot
Sam Esmail ’98 (BFA, Kanbar, Film & TV), director, writer, executive producer
Steve Golin ’76 (Kanbar, Film & TV), executive producer

Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy
Orange is the New Black
Stephen Falk ’94 (BFA, Drama), co-executive producer

Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy
Rachel Bloom ’09 (BFA, Drama)
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

Gina Rodriguez ’06 (BFA, Drama)
Jane the Virgin

Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Musical or Comedy
Aziz Ansari ’04 (BS, Stern School of Business)
Master of None

Best Television Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
American Horror Story: Hotel
Jessica Sharzer ’02 (MFA, Kanbar, Film & TV), co-execuctive producer/supervising producer

Fargo
Joel Coen ’78 (BFA, Kanbar, F&TV), executive producer

Best Performance by an Actress in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Lady Gaga (Drama)
American Horror Story: Hotel

Felicity Huffman ’88 (BFA, Drama)
American Crime

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series, or Motion Picture made for Television
Maura Tierney ’89 (BFA, Drama)
The Affair

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