British-born Damian Lewis is nominated for best actor in a television drama at the Golden Globes for his role in Homeland.
Downton Abbey's Maggie Smith is nominated for best supporting television actress at the 70th Golden Globes.
Singer Adele and producer Paul Epworth are nominated for the best original song Golden Globe award for Skyfall.
The British work is up against acts including Jon Bon Jovi, Taylor Swift and Claude Michel Schonberg in the same category.
Downton Abbey's Michelle Dockery is nominated for Best Television Actress at the 70th Golden Globes.
Organizers of the Golden Globes film awards will unveil their nominations shortly.
Actors Daniel Day-Lewis, Helen Mirren, Robert De Niro and Sally Field are tipped to make the list along with films including Skyfall, The Master, Les Miserables and Argo.