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Recognizing Child Actors This Award Season; Golden Globe Nominees

December 30, 2015

From the Golden Globes to the Oscars, Child Stars of the Past and Present are the Talk of the Season

This is the time of year when Hollywood gets together to award one another for a job well done. From the Golden Globes to the Screen Actor's Guild Awards to the Oscars, child actors of both the past and present are making a big impact.  This month, Children In Film is highlighting the standout performers who are earning praise at this year's major award ceremonies.

Children In Film will continue to keep you up-to-date on the Award Season buzz. Stay tuned as we highlight these inspiring performers as Hollywood gives them a pat-on-the-back for their incredible accomplishments. Like you, they started off with a goal and a dream and worked very hard, sometimes for many years, before ever receiving what the public would later deem their "breakout role."

These young-performers-turned-celebrities maintain a commitment to their careers through continual education, classes, networking events and giving-back efforts. You too can learn how to keep your career on the up-and-up via the rich resources available on Children In Film.

To get us started, this coming Sunday's 73rd Annual Annual Golden Globe Awards is filled with nominations and awards for former child stars.

And the Former Child Actor Nominees are.....

Actress in a motion picture - Drama
Brie Larson, Room
Saoirse Ronan, Brooklyn
Alicia Vikander, The Danish Girl

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Leonardo DiCaprio, The Revenant
Eddie Redmayne, The Danish Girl
Will Smith, Concussion

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Jennifer Lawrence, Joy

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Christian Bale, The Big Short

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in Any Motion Picture
Jennifer Jason Leigh, The Hateful Eight
Alicia Vikander, Ex Machina
Kate Winslet, Steve Jobs

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in Any Motion Picture
Paul Dano, Love & Mercy

Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Kirsten Dunst, Fargo

Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama
Robin Wright, House of Cards

Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical
Gael Garcia Bernal, Mozart in the Jungle
Rob Lowe, The Grinder

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Joanne Froggatt, Downton Abbey
Regina King, American Crime

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Ben Mendelsohn, Bloodline
Christian Slater, Mr. Robot




 
 
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