Oprah Winfrey might be more internationally famous than any of the actors who received Golden Globe nominations on Thursday, but her critically acclaimed turn in "The Butler" wasn't enough to earn her Globes recognition.
It's one thing to be nominated once in a season, but to be recognized twice? Only three actors can brag about receiving two Golden Globes nominations apiece on Thursday morning: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, and Idris Elba.
When the Golden Globe nominations came out Thursday morning, there were numerous actors nominated for playing real people. The list includes Idris Elba as Nelson Mandela in "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom," Emma Thompson as "Mary Poppins" author P.L.
Throwback Thursday turned into Talk Smack Thursday for fans of HBO's "Game of Thrones" who love to hate on the character King Joffrey Baratheon. The show's main Twitter feed spearheaded a #RoastJoffrey day billed as "the first social media event of its kind in dishonor of his grace.