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Idris Elba, Gina Rodriguez, Rami Malek, and more react to 2016 Golden Globes nominations

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The Hollywood Foreign Press Association unveiled the official nominees for the 2016 Golden Globes on Thursday, with the television nominations showcasing a wide mix of shows from streaming services, cable channels, and networks.

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From Hulu’s first Golden Globe nomination (for Casual) to returning winners like Jane the Virgin star Gina Rodriguez and Transparent lead Jeffrey Tambor, a host of the honorees offered up their excited takes on being nominated. Read on to see some of the nominees reactions, filled with joy, HFPA gratitude, and some shock.

And for more, EW spoke with Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’s Rachel Bloom about her nomination, and check out the reactions of the nominees from the film side of the Golden Globes.

Zander Lehmann and Jason Reitman, producers for Casual, nominated for Best Television Series, Musical or Comedy:
“Thank you Hulu for taking a chance on such a unique comedy and thank you to the HFPA for rewarding the chance they took on us.” - Zander Lehmann and Jason Reitman CASUAL

Ben Mendelsohn, nominated for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series, or Motion Picture Made for Television, for Bloodline:
“Thank you to the HFPA and to Todd A. Kessler, Daniel Zelman, and Glenn Kessler for the wonderful characters that they have created. Danny Rayburn is a fantastic gift to an actor.  Xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx”

Uzo Aduba, nominated for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Actress in a Series, Limited Series, or Motion Picture Made for Television, for Orange Is the New Black:
Thank you to the Hollywood Foreign Press Association for recognizing both myself and our entire Orange Is the New Black family. We go to work so inspired to share the stories of these characters, and I am beyond grateful for this tremendous honor. Thank you, HFPA!”

Idris Elba, nominated for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Series, Limited Series, or Motion Picture Made for Television, for Luther:
Wow thank you to the HFPA, who have always been so amazingly supportive of me throughout my career.  I’m so excited, in particular, to be recognized for both Luther and Beasts of No Nation. For Luther, what better way to celebrate the end of a great run than with this stellar acknowledgement.”

Rami Malek, nominated for Best Performance By an Actor in a Television Series, Drama, for Mr. Robot:

Gina Rodriguez, nominated for Best Performance By an Actress in a Television Series, Musical, or Comedy, for Jane the Virgin:

“Today two fantastic things happened. My work on Jane was recognized and celebrated by some of my favorite people for a second year. And my student loans from the university that taught me to act were paid off. Education works, how serendipitous” 

Lee Daniels, executive producer for Empire, nominated for Best Television Series, Drama:
I am humbled by this recognition from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.  To everyone tuning in week after week, embracing our stories and characters, I thank you.  And a very special thanks to my partner in crime Danny Strong and the team that made this happen – cast, crew, and everyone at Fox.

“And Taraji, Yes God! Thank you for breathing life into Cookie.  Again so humbled and honored.”

Lady Gaga, nominated for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television, for American Horror Story: Hotel:
“Thank you to the HFPA for this nomination, and to the talented cast, crew, and creators of “American Horror Story.” I am too excited for words at this recognition for my work! I dreamed endlessly of being in television & film. This is a real honor for a waitress/singer/actress from New York!”

Kirsten Dunst, nominated for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television, for Fargo:
So proud and excited to be nominated! Congratulations to Patrick and our show!”

Rachel Bloom, nominated for Best Performance By an Actress in a Television Series, Musical, or Comedy, for Crazy Ex-Girlfriend:

5am. Didn’t wash my makeup off last night. Just heard I’ve been nominated for @goldenglobes

Posted by Rachel Bloom on Thursday, December 10, 2015

Alan Cumming, nominated for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series, or Motion Picture Made for Television, for The Good Wife:

Queen Latifah, nominated for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television, for Bessie:
“Thank you to the HFPA who have always been so supportive of all of my projects. This film is such a special one to me and I am thrilled to be recognized for my work as Bessie.”

Jenji Kohan, executive producer for Orange Is the New Black, nominated for Best Television Series, Musical or Comedy:
“Very cool to be recognized by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. Thanks Globe people!” 

Joanne Froggatt, nominated for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Actress in a Series, Limited Series, or Motion Picture Made for Television, for Downton Abbey:
“I’m on set right now and just heard this amazing news. I am absolutely blown away! I couldn’t be more grateful to the Hollywood Foreign Press Association for this nomination and their continued support. Downton Abbey and Anna Bates have been a big part of my life for some years now. It has been the most exciting journey alongside the most wonderful people. I feel so lucky to have portrayed this character and to be recognized along side these incredibly talented actresses, who have given such strong, inspirational performances. I couldn’t be happier!!!!”

Jamie Lee Curtis, nominated for Best Performance By an Actress in a Television Series, Musical, or Comedy, for Scream Queens:
“As I am recovering from foot surgery, you could call this morning the agony and the ecstasy. Thrilled to represent for the crew, the #SQsquad of talented youngins and our writers Ryan, Brad and Ian. This has been a wonderful creative year and this a nice way to keep it going!”

Sir Patrick Stewart, nominated for Best Performance By an Actor in a Television Series, Musical, or Comedy, for Blunt Talk:

Colin Callender, executive producer for Wolf Hall, nominated for Best Television Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television:
“The making of WOLF HALL was a true collaboration and I’m very grateful to the HFPA for honoring our show. I share this nomination with our partners Masterpiece and BBC, the brilliant director, Peter Kosminsky, screenwriter, Peter Straughan, author Hilary Mantel and our entire crew who helped bring these great books to the screen. And congratulations to Mark and Damian for their extraordinary performances.”

The Golden Globes air Jan. 10 on NBC at 8 p.m. ET. Ricky Gervais is set as host.