December 15th, 2009
01:03 PM ET

Bullock's double play

What a year it's been for Sandra Bullock.  Not only are two of her films from this year among the top 20 earners for 2009, but now she has a pair of Golden Globe nominations to show for her work in "The Proposal" and "The Blind Side."  Here's what she had to say about being recognized for both movies:

"I am beyond stunned.  Just to be included in the company of these amazing women I have so admired through the years has left me slackjawed with awe.  It is TRULY an honor just to be nominated by the Hollywood Foreign Press, and I will cherish this moment with all the artists I have worked with behind the scenes, who truly make me look good!  Thank you very much."

Since she mentioned them, here are the "amazing women" with whom Bullock is nominated:

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama

Emily Blunt, "The Young Victoria"

Sandra Bullock. "The Blind Side"

Helen Mirren, "The Last Station"

Carey Mulligan, "An Education"

Gabourey Sidibe, "Precious: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire"

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical

Sandra Bullock, "The Proposal"

Marion Cotillard, "Nine"

Julia Roberts, "Duplicity"

Meryl Streep, "It's Complicated"

Meryl Streep, "Julie & Julia"


soundoff (5 Responses)
  1. Corey

    I Love Sandra Bullock but she is up against some tough competition. I just saw the Blindside today and it was an awesome movies it almost brought me to tears. The actress that should give her a run is Gabourey Sidibe, "Precious: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire" I've seen this movie 4 times and everytime it has made me cry. I wish them both the best for The Drama Category.

    December 17, 2009 at 12:37 am | Report abuse |
  2. casey

    Sandra Bullock has been my favorite actress for years and the proposal was excellent as usual, can't wait to see the blind side! I hope she gets an award she deserves to be reconized for her outstanding performances!!

    December 16, 2009 at 7:53 am | Report abuse |
  3. ah

    Sandra was exceptional in Blind Side. I loved Proposal too. She deserves to win both! Go Sandra!

    December 15, 2009 at 7:27 pm | Report abuse |
  4. mjinmd

    I am so hoping that she wins an award. She did an outstanding job in both of the movies she is nominated for. She deserves both.

    December 15, 2009 at 3:36 pm | Report abuse |
  5. Debra R

    It is about time Bullock got her due...she is an excellent actress.

    December 15, 2009 at 1:23 pm | Report abuse |

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