Golden Globe nominations 2017: British star shine as Tom Hiddleston, Hugh Laurie and Olivia Colman are in the running

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The 62nd London Evening Standard Theatre Awards - Winners Boards

The Night Manager has scored four nominations for the Golden Globe Awards, where a host of British talent is up for honours.

The BBC show is nominated for best limited series or film made for television, while its stars Tom Hiddleston, Olivia Colman and Hugh Laurie received nods in the acting categories.

Tom Hiddleston and Hugh Laurie in The Night Manager
Tom Hiddleston and Hugh Laurie in The Night Manager (BBC/The Ink Factory/Des Willie)

Tom will compete for best actor in a limited series or film made for television along with fellow Briton Riz Ahmed, who is nominated for his role in The Night Of.

Olivia will battle for the award for best supporting actress in a limited series or film made for television with Thandie Newton, who is nominated for Westworld, and Lena Headey from Game Of Thrones.

Hugh is nominated for best supporting actor and will go head to head with John Lithgow, who is nominated for his portrayal of Sir Winston Churchill in Netflix drama The Crown.

John Lithgow stars in The Crown
John Lithgow stars in The Crown (Netflix)

Charlotte Rampling is nominated for best actress in a limited series or film made for television for her performance in London Spy.

In the film categories, Dev Patel and Aaron Taylor Johnson will compete for best supporting actor for their roles in Lion and Nocturnal Animals respectively.

Meryl Streep, who will receive the Cecil B DeMille Award for career achievement, is nominated for best actress in a musical or comedy film for Florence Foster Jenkins.

Hollywood stars Anna Kendrick, Don Cheadle and Laura Dern are announcing the nominees at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles.