Name: Anne Hathaway
Film: Les Misérables
Synopsis: Set against the backdrop of 19th-century France, Les Misérables tells an enthralling story of broken dreams and unrequited love, passion, sacrifice and redemption-a timeless testament to the survival of the human spirit.
Jackman plays ex-prisoner Jean Valjean, hunted for decades by the ruthless policeman Javert (Crowe) after he breaks parole. When Valjean agrees to care for factory worker Fantine's (Hathaway) young daughter, Cosette, their lives change forever.
Previous Golden Globe Wins: Anne Hathaway is yet to win a Golden Globe
Previous Golden Globe Nominations: She has been nominated in the past for Rachel Getting Married and Love and Other Drugs.
Award/Nominations for role: She has been named Best Supporting Actress at the Detroit Critics Society, Florid Film Critics Circle Awards, Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards and New York Film Critics Online Awards
And she has been nominated at the Houston Film Critics Society Awards, London Film Critics Circle Awards and Screen Actors Guild Awards.
Critics: British director Tom Hooper could be heading back to the Oscars, along with his stars Hugh Jackman and Anne Hathaway, with this remarkably affecting and resourceful screen adaptation of the popular pop opera. - Film Journal International
- The squalor and upheaval of early 19th-century France are conveyed with a vividness that would have made Victor Hugo proud, heightened by the raw, hungry intensity of the actors' live oncamera vocals. - Variety
- Among the very best recent adaptations of great stage musicals. - EntertainmentTell
Check out the other nominees:
FemaleFirst Helen Earnshaw