Golden Globes 2011 Nominee Reactions
Did your favorite shows and favorite stars make the cut? We've got instant reactions from the nominees. Are they making jokes? Did they cry? And who's now searching for a missing cufflink for the big night?
Check out quotes from Bryan Cranston, Lea Michele, Alec Baldwin, Eric Stonestreet, Laura Linney and many more, with additional reactions being added throughout the day.
Bryan Cranston, 'Breaking Bad'
Nominated for Best Actor in a Television Series - Drama
"Thank you to the Hollywood Foreign Press Association for this recognition. 'Breaking Bad' has been an extraordinary journey and I am honored to represent our amazing cast and crew with this nomination."
Eric Stonestreet, 'Modern Family'
Nominated for Best Supporting Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy for 'Modern Family'
"honored and grateful. we ARE an ensemble over there. ANY1 of us deserves 2 b nominated. But IN YOUR FACE @STARRINGRICO AND @NOLAN_GOULD!" - via Twitter, @ericstonestreet
Laura Linney, 'The Big C'
Nominated for Best Actress in a Television Series - Comedy
"I feel extremely honored to be nominated amongst such a talented group of women and I'm absolutely thrilled for our show, 'The Big C,' and would like to congratulate all of the cast and crew on their nomination."
Hugh Laurie, 'House'
Nominated for Best Actor In A Television Series - Drama
"I am thrilled and honoured. I am now going to turn the house upside down looking for that other cufflink."
Lea Michele, 'Glee'
Nominated for Best Actress In a Television Series - Comedy or Musical
"Oh my g-d!!!! So excited, happy, thrilled, and thankful this morning:) What amazing news!! So happy for our show, Jane, matt & chris too!!!!" - via Twitter, @msleamichele
Alec Baldwin, '30 Rock'
Nominated for Best Actor In A Television Series - Comedy
"'30 Rock' is back, bigger and better than ever! We are very grateful to the Hollywood Foreign Press."
Katey Sagal, 'Sons of Anarchy'
Nominated for Best Actress in a Television Series - Drama
"I couldn't be more thrilled with the news this morning, which is not only a testament to the impact my character Gemma Teller has had on audiences, but more importantly how 'Sons of Anarchy' has made a mark. Without my fellow cast mates, especially Ron Perlman, Charlie Hunnam and Maggie Siff, FX Network and the genius of our creator and writer Kurt Sutter, I wouldn't be getting such an exciting 5am wake-up call. Thank you so much to the Hollywood Foreign Press Association."
Idris Elba, 'Luther'
Nominated for Best Actor in a Mini-Series or a Motion Picture Made for Television
"I'm so proud and thankful to have been nominated by the HFPA for 'Luther,' a show that is very close to my heart. It was a big deal for me to return to London to work on this mini-series and it's thrilling and humbling to see that it has been recognised in such a way. I'm back in London again, working on 'Luther' 2 and will share this good news with everyone here."
Edie Falco, 'Nurse Jackie'
Nominated for Best Actress in a Television Series – Comedy or Musical
"My friends and I at 'Nurse Jackie' are thrilled to be recognized for the work we love to do."
Chris Colfer, 'Glee'
Nominated for Best Supporting Actor In a Television Series - Comedy or Musical
"OMGG! I can't believe it! Am I awake? OUCH! Yes, I'm awake! I'm going to obnoxiously tackle everyone I see today!" - via Twitter, @chriscolfer
Claire Danes, 'Temple Grandin'
Nominated for Best Actress in a Mini-Series or a Motion Picture Made for Television
"I am honored to be recognized by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. Temple Grandin is an extraordinary, revolutionary and inspiring woman. I feel deeply privileged to have been chosen to tell her story."
Julia Stiles, 'Dexter'
Nominated for Best Supporting Actress - Drama
"It's bizarre receiving the news in such a remote place where internet access is difficult and phones are impossible, but I'm glad I checked my email! I'm beyond thrilled! It was an honor to be part of the show, and to have my work recognized. I am so grateful!"
'The Walking Dead' executive producer Gale Anne Hurd
Nominated for Best Television Series - Drama
"We are absolutely thrilled to be recognized by the HFPA with a Golden Globe nomination. It is truly an honor, and I am delighted for Frank Darabont, Robert Kirkman and our incredibly talented cast, writers, directors and crew. We owe so much to AMC for their incredible support for 'The Walking Dead' from the very beginning, and are so grateful to the HFPA for recognizing the powerful human drama at the core of our post-zombie apocalypse show."
'Boardwalk Empire' executive producer Terence Winter
Nominated for Best Television Series - Drama
"I am deeply honored as well as extremely proud of our amazing writers, directors, cast and crew."
'30 Rock' executive producer Robert Carlock
Nominated for Best Television Series - Comedy Or Musical
"It is truly an honor to be nominated. We couldn't be more thrilled. Our table will require two vegetarian meals. Is now the time to deal with this?"
Check out the complete list of TV nominees here.
The Golden Globes air Jan. 16 at 8PM ET on NBC.