Birdman is continuing its nominations haul by scooping seven nods for the Golden Globes on Thursday (11Dec14).

The drama is up for prizes including Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical, Best Original Screenplay, Best Actor for Michael Keaton and supporting role nods for Emma Stone and Edward Norton.

Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu is up for Best Director, and the Birdman soundtrack is also shortlisted for Best Original Score.

The Imitation Game and Boyhood closely follow with five nominations, while The Theory of Everything scoops four. All three are up for the Best Motion Picture - Drama prize and will compete against Selma and Foxcatcher.

Steve Carell will battle against Benedict Cumberbatch (The Imitation Game) for leading male in a drama for his role in Foxcatcher. Other nominees include Jake Gyllenhaal (Nightcrawler), David Oyelowo (Selma), and Eddie Redmayne (The Theory of Everything).

In the leading female category, nominees include Felicity Jones (The Theory of Everything), Jennifer Aniston (Cake), Julianne Moore (Still Alice), Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl), and Reese Witherspoon (Wild).

In Tv, miniseries Fargo leads the way with five nods, while True Detective scoops four and Orange is the New Black leads the comedy categories with three.

The winners will be announced on 11 January (15).