70th Annual GOLDEN GLOBES AWARD Nominations Announced Today

70th Annual GOLDEN GLOBES AWARD Nominations Announced Today

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) and producer Dick Clark productions (dcp) present THE 70th ANNUAl GoldEN GLOBE AWARDS live on Sunday, January 13, 2013. Next year's show will air live on NBC coast-to-coast from 5-8 p.m (PT) and 8-11 p.m. (ET) from the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills.

Nominations for "The 70th AnnuAl Golden Globe Awards" will be announced at 8 a.m. (ET) today, December 13.

Produced by Dick Clark productions in association with the HFPA, The Golden Globe Awards are viewed in more than 160 countries worldwide and are one of the few awards ceremonies to include both motion picture and television achievements. The 2012 "Golden Globe Awards" averaged 16.9 million viewers, which was the biggest audience for ABC, CBS, NBC or Fox in the time period, excluding sports, since the prior year's Academy Awards.

A timeline of upcoming events follows:

Thursday, December 13, 2012

Announcement of nominations for "The 70th AnnuAl Golden Globe(R) Awards" at 5 a.m./PT and 8 a.m. ET

Friday, December 14, 2012

Deadline for receipt of media credential applications for "The 70th AnnuAl Golden Globe(R) Awards"

Monday, December 24, 2012

Final ballots mailed to all HFPA members

Friday, December 28, 2012

Deadline for receipt of publicist credential applications for the "70th AnnuAl Golden Globe(R) Awards"

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Deadline for receipt of final ballots by Ernst & Young

Sunday, January 13, 2013

Presentation of "The 70th AnnuAl Golden Globe(R) Awards"

Timetable is also available online at www.goldenglobes.org/timetable.

Produced by Dick Clark productions in association with the HFPA, the Golden Globe(R) Awards are viewed in more than 160 countries worldwide and are one of the few awards ceremonies to include both motion picture and television achievements.

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About the Hollywood Foreign Press Association:

Founded in the 1940s during World War II, the HFPA was originally comprised of a handful of LA based overseas journalists who sought to bridge the international community with Hollywood, and to provide distraction from the hardships of war through film. Sixty-eight years later, members of the HFPA represent 55 countries with a combined readership of 250 million in some of the world's most respected publications. Each year, the organization holds the third most watched awards show on television, the Golden Globe Awards, which have enabled the organization to donate more than $15 million to entertainment related charities and scholarship programs.

About Dick Clark productions, inc.:

Founded in 1957, Dick Clark productions, inc. (dcp) is a leading independent producer of television programming. dcp produces perennial hits such as the "American Music Awards," "Golden Globe Awards," "Academy of Country Music Awards," and "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest." dcp also produces popular weekly television programming, including "So You Think You Can Dance," and owns and maintains one of the world's most unique and extensive entertainment libraries, which includes more than 30 years of "American Bandstand" footage. For additional information about dcp, please visit www.dickclarkproductions.com.

Timetable is also available online at www.goldenglobes.org/timetable.