Golden Globe double nominees: Idris Elba, Mark Rylance, Lily Tomlin …?

Golden Globes Double Nominees Idris Elba Mark Rylance Lily Tomlin

Because the Golden Globes offer so many film and TV categories, performers often reap double nominations. Last year Bill Murray and Mark Ruffalo were two-time contenders. Murray contended for his lead role in the comedy film "St. Vincent" and in the catch-all supporting category for his work in the TV program "Olive Kitteridge." Ruffalo was up for his supporting role in the film "Foxcatcher" and his star turn in the telefilm "The Normal Heart." 

Below, we take a look at the performers who could accomplish this double act when nominations are announced on December 10. We divide them between thos who could do it solely on the film side and those who could split their bids between the two mediums.

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Cate Blanchett
"Carol" (Film Drama Actress), "Truth" (Film Drama Actress)

Bradley Cooper
"Burnt" (Film Comedy/Musical Actor), "Joy" (Film Supporting Actor)

Robert De Niro
"The Intern" (Film Comedy/Musical Actor), "Joy" (Film Supporting Actor)

Tom Hardy
"Legend" (Film Drama Actor), "The Revenant" (Film Supporting Actor)

Helen Mirren
"Woman in Gold" (Film Drama Actress), "Trumbo" (Film Supporting Actress)

Alicia Vikander
"The Danish Girl" (Film Drama Actress), "Ex Machina" (Film Supporting Actress)

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Idris Elba

"Beasts of No Nation" (Film Supporting Actor), "Luther" (TV Movie/Mini Actor)

Jane Fonda
"Youth" (Film Supporting Actress), "Grace and Frankie" (TV Comedy Actress)

Oscar Isaac
"Ex Machina" (Film Supporting Actor), "Show Me a Hero" (TV Movie/Mini Actor)

Rachel McAdams
"Spotlight" (Film Supporting Actress), "True Detective" (TV Movie/Mini Actress)

Amy Poehler
"Sisters" (Film Comedy/Musical Actress), "Parks and Recreation" (TV Comedy Actress)

Saoirse Ronan
"Brooklyn" (Film Drama Actress), "Stockholm, Pennsylvania" (TV Movie/Mini Actress)

Mark Rylance
"Bridge of Spies" (Film Supporting Actor), "Wolf Hall" (TV Movie/Mini Actor)

Maggie Smith
"The Lady in the Van" (Film Comedy/Musical Actress), "Downton Abbey" (TV Supporting Actress)

Lily Tomlin
"Grandma" (Film Comedy Actress), "Grace and Frankie" (TV Comedy Actress)

Julie Walters
"Brooklyn" (Film Supporting Actress), "Indian Summers" (TV Supporting Actress)

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Photo Credits: Idris Elba by Brian J Ritchie/REX Shutterstock; Mark Rylance by Stephen Lovekin/Variety/REX Shutterstock; Lily Tomlin by Chelsea Lauren/Variety/REX Shutterstock.

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