Golden Globes 2012 TV nominees: 'Homeland' scores, cable dominates

globes-homeland.jpg "Homeland" was snubbed by the Screen Actors Guild Awards on Wednesday, but the critically acclaimed Showtime series scored big Thursday (Dec. 15) in the nominations for the 69th annual Golden Globes.

The show picked up nominations for best drama series and for stars Claire Danes and Damian Lewis in their respective acting categories. The Globes also offered up a few of their usual surprises.

The full list of TV nominees is below. Go here to see the movie nominees.

Best drama series

"American Horror Story"
"Boardwalk Empire"
"Boss"
"Game of Thrones"
"Homeland"

Best comedy series

"Enlightened"
"Episodes"
"Glee"
"Modern Family"
"New Girl"

Best actress - drama series

Claire Danes, "Homeland"
Mireille Enos, "The Killing"
Julianna Margulies, "The Good Wife"
Madeleine Stowe, "Revenge"
Callie Thorne, "Necessary Roughness"

Best actor - drama series

Steve Buscemi, "Boardwalk Empire"
Bryan Cranston, "Breaking Bad"
Kelsey Grammer, "Boss"
Jeremy Irons, "The Borgias"
Damian Lewis, "Homeland"

Best actress - comedy series

Laura Dern, "Enlightened"
Zooey Deschanel, "New Girl"
Tina Fey, "30 Rock"
Laura Linney, "The Big C"
Amy Poehler, "Parks and Recreation"

Best actor - comedy series

Alec Baldwin, "30 Rock"
David Duchovny, "Californication"
Johnny Galecki, "The Big Bang Theory"
Thomas Jane, "Hung"
Matt LeBlanc, "Episodes"

Best miniseries/movie

"Cinema Verite"
"Downton Abbey"
"The Hour"
"Mildred Pierce"
"Too Big To Fail"

Best actress - miniseries/movie

Romola Garai, "The Hour"
Diane Lane, "Cinema Verite"
Elizabeth McGovern, "Downton Abbey"
Emily Watson, "Appropriate Adult"
Kate Winslet, "Mildred Pierce"

Best actor - miniseries/movie

Hugh Bonneville, "Downton Abbey"
Idris Elba, "Luther"
William Hurt, "Too Big to Fail"
Bill Nighy, "Page 8"
Dominic West, "The Hour"

Best supporting actress - series, miniseries or movie

Jessica Lange, "American Horror Story"
Kelly Macdonald, "Boardwalk Empire"
Maggie Smith, "Downton Abbey"
Sofia Vergara, "Modern Family"
Evan Rachel Wood, "Mildred Pierce"

Best supporting actor - series, miniseries or movie

Peter Dinklage, "Game of Thrones"
Paul Giamatti, "Too Big to Fail"
Guy Pearce, "Mildred Pierce"
Tim Robbins, "Cinema Verite"
Eric Stonestreet, "Modern Family"
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