'Lincoln' leads Golden Globe nominations

LOS ANGELES, Dec 13 (Reuters) - U.S. Civil War-era drama

"Lincoln" led the Golden Globe nominations on Thursday with

seven nods overall including best drama and best actor for

Daniel Day-Lewis.

Following the film among top nominees for the Hollywood

awards were Iran hostage drama "Argo" and Quentin Tarantino's

"Django Unchained" with five nods each.

The best drama nominees were rounded out by thriller "Zero

Dark Thirty" about the hunt for Osama bin Laden, and shipwreck

tale "Life of Pi."

The Golden Globe Awards, which will be given out by the

Hollywood Foreign Press Association on Jan. 13, are among the

most widely-watched honors programs leading up to the Oscars in

February.

(Reporting By Jill Serjeant; Editing by Xavier Briand)

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