Congratulations to the CalArtians whose work has been acknowledged by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.
Among the Golden Globe nominees announced yesterday (Dec. 14):
- Tim Burton’s (Film/Video 79) vividly realized Alice in Wonderland is up for Best Motion Picture in the Comedy or Musical category.
- Katey Sagal (Theater 72) is nominated for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series–Drama for her turn as Gemma Teller Morrow in FX’s biker family saga Sons of Anarchy.
And in the Best Animated Feature Film category:
- Disney/Pixar’s Toy Story 3, with story by John Lasseter (Film/Video BFA 79) and Andrew Stanton (Film/Video BFA 87) with Lee Unkrich, and executive-produced by Lasseter.
- DreamWorks Animation’s How to Train Your Dragon, co-written and co-directed by Chris Sanders (Film/Video BFA 84) with Dean DeBlois.
- Disney’s Tangled, executive-produced by Glen Keane (Film/Video 74) and John Lasseter. Animation legend Keane, who helped usher in the “Disney Renaissance” with his work on films like The Little Mermaid and Beauty and the Beast, also supervised the animation in this retelling of the Rapunzel story.
The Golden Globes will be awarded in a live, televised ceremony on Jan. 16.