Birdman, about a Hollywood star trying his hand at Broadway, sits with the most nominees in seven categories including best motion picture, comedy or musical.
Also nominated for best picture is Boyhood, which took filmmaker Richard Linklater over 12 years to film and Selma, the historical drama about Martin Luther King, Jr.'s campaign to secure equal voting rights, directed by Ava DuVernay — also nominated for best director.
Canadian nominees include two for directors in the Best Animated Film category: Dean DeBlois for How to Train Your Dragon 2 and Graham Annabell for co-director of Boxtrolls.
Presenters will include Robert Downey Jr., Salma Hayek and Kevin Hart and the show will once again be hosted by unbeatable comedy duo Tiny Fey and Amy Poehler.
The awards will be presented in 25 film and TV categories by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association on Sunday night, Jan. 11, from 8-11 p.m. ET.
Here's quick rundown of some of the nominations:
Best Motion Picture Drama
- The Imitation Game
- The Theory of Everything
Best Motion Picture Musical or Comedy- Birdman
- The Grand Budapest Hotel
- Into the Woods
- St. Vincent
Best Actor in a Dramatic Role- Steve Carell – Foxcatcher
- Benedict Cumberbatch – The Imitation Game
- Jake Gyllenhaal – Nightcrawler
- David Oyelowo – Selma
- Eddie Redmayne – The Theory of Everything
Best Actress - Drama- Jennifer Aniston – Cake
- Felicity Jones – The Theory of Everything
- Julianne Moore – Still Alice
- Rosamund Pike – Gone Girl
Best Actor Musical or Comedy- Ralph Fiennes – The Grand Budapest Hotel
- Michael Keaton – Birdman
- Bill Murray – St. Vincent
- Joaquin Phoenix – Inherent Vice
- Christoph Waltz – Big Eyes
Best Actress Comedy or Musical- Amy Adams – Big Eyes
- Emily Blunt – Into the Woods
- Helen Mirren – The Hundred-Foot Journey
- Julianne Moore – Maps to the Stars
- Quvenzhané Wallis – Annie
Best Actress Musical or Comedy- Wes Anderson – The Grand Budapest Hotel
- Ava DuVernay – Selma
- David Fincher – Gone Girl
- Alejandro González Iñárritu – Birdman
- Richard Linklater – Boyhood