''American Beauty'' leads with six nominations

By EW Staff
Updated December 20, 1999 at 05:00 AM EST

”American Beauty” led the pack with six nods when the nominees for the 57th Annual Golden Globes were announced this morning. Trailing right behind with five each were ”The Talented Mr. Ripley” and the audience-ignored ”The Insider.” Surprisingly, award mainstay Tom Hanks was shut out, as was nearly everyone involved with ”The Green Mile.” The winners will be announced on Jan. 23 on NBC. Here are some highlights:

Best Film (Drama)
”American Beauty”
”The End of the Affair”
”The Hurricane”
”The Insider”
”The Talented Mr. Ripley”

Best Film (Musical or Comedy)
”Analyze This”
”Being John Malkovich”
”Man on the Moon”
”Notting Hill”
”Toy Story 2”

Best Television Series (Drama)
”Once and Again”
”The Practice”
”The Sopranos”
”The West Wing”

Best Television Series (Musical or Comedy)
”Ally McBeal”
”Dharma & Greg”
”Sex and the City”
”Spin City”
”Will & Grace”

Best Actress in a Film (Drama)
Annette Bening, ”American Beauty”
Julianne Moore, ”The End of the Affair”
Hilary Swank, ”Boys Don’t Cry”
Meryl Streep, ”Music of the Heart”
Sigourney Weaver, ”A Map of the World”

Best Actor in a Film (Drama)
Russell Crowe, “The Insider”
Matt Damon, “The Talented Mr. Ripley”
Richard Farnsworth, “The Straight Story”
Kevin Spacey, “American Beauty”
Denzel Washington, “The Hurricane”

Best Actress in a Film (Musical or Comedy)
Janet McTeer, ”Tumbleweeds”
Julianne Moore, ”An Ideal Husband”
Julia Roberts, ”Notting Hill”
Sharon Stone, ”The Muse”
Reese Witherspoon, ”Election”

Best Actor in a Film (Musical or Comedy)
Jim Carrey, ”Man on the Moon”
Robert De Niro, ”Analyze This”
Rupert Everett, ”An Ideal Husband”
Hugh Grant, ”Notting Hill”
Sean Penn, ”Sweet and Lowdown”

Best Director of a Film
Norman Jewison, ”The Hurricane”
Neil Jordan, ”The End of the Affair”
Michael Mann, ”The Insider”
Sam Mendes, ”American Beauty”
Anthony Minghella, ”The Talented Mr. Ripley”

Best Supporting Actress in a Film
Cameron Diaz, ”Being John Malkovich”
Angelina Jolie, ”Girl, Interrupted”
Catherine Keener, ”Being John Malkovich”
Samantha Morton, ”Sweet and Lowdown”
Natalie Portman, ”Anywhere But Here”
Chloe Sevigny, ”Boys Don’t Cry”

Best Supporting Actor in a Film
Michael Caine, ”The Cider House Rules”
Tom Cruise, ”Magnolia”
Michael Clarke Duncan, ”The Green Mile”
Jude Law, ”The Talented Mr. Ripley”
Haley Joel Osment, ”The Sixth Sense”

Best Film Screenplay
Alan Ball, ”American Beauty”
John Irving, ”The Cider House Rules”
Charlie Kaufman, ”Being John Malkovich”
Eric Roth & Michael Mann, ”The Insider”
M. Night Shyamalan, ”The Sixth Sense”

Best Actress in a TV Series, Drama
Lorraine Bracco, ”The Sopranos”
Amy Brenneman, ”Judging Amy”
Edie Falco, ”The Sopranos”
Julianna Margulies, ”ER”
Sela Ward, ”Once and Again”

Best Actor in a TV Series, Drama
Billy Campbell, ”Once and Again”
James Gandolfini, ”The Sopranos”
Rob Lowe, ”The West Wing”
Dylan McDermott, ”The Practice”
Martin Sheen, ”The West Wing”

Best Actress in a TV Series, Musical or Comedy
Jenna Elfman, ”Dharma & Greg”
Calista Flockhart, ”Ally McBeal”
Felicity Huffman, ”Sports Night”
Heather Locklear, ”Spin City”
Debra Messing, ”Will & Grace”
Sarah Jessica Parker, ”Sex and the City”

Best Actor in a TV Series, Musical or Comedy
Michael J. Fox, ”Spin City”
Thomas Gibson, ”Dharma & Greg”
Eric McCormack, ”Will & Grace”
Ray Romano, ”Everybody Loves Raymond”
George Segal, ”Just Shoot Me”