58th ANNUAL GOLDEN GLOBE AWARD NOMINATIONS
The 58th Annual Golden Globe Award nominations were announced
on Thursday, and Steven Sodebergh appears to be the big winner.
Both ERIN BROCKOVICH and TRAFFIC were nominated for Best Dramatic
Picture. To top it off, Soderbergh was nominated not oncebut
twice, as Best Director for these two films. BROCKOVICH earned
two additional nominations with a Best Dramatic Actress nod
to Julia Roberts and a Best Supporting Actor (Drama) nomination
for Albert Finney. TRAFFIC was nominated for five total awards.
In additional to the Best Picture and Best Director nominations,
Steven Gaghan was nominated for his screenplay, Catherine Zeta
Jones was nominated for Best Dramatic Supporting Actress and
Benicio Del Toro was nominated for Best Dramatic Supporting
Actor. TRAFFIC star Michael Douglas also received a Best Dramatic
Actor nomination for his role in WONDER BOYS.
(From Mr. Showbiz 12.21.00)