New Series Dominate Golden Globe Nominations

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This image released by HBO shows Thandie Newton in a scene from, "Westworld." Newton was nominated for a Golden Globe award for best supporting actress in a limited series or motion picture made for TV on Monday, Dec. 12, 2016. (John P. Johnson/HBO via AP)
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New series won big in this year’s Golden Globe nominations, which were announced earlier this week.

FX’s “The People v O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story” led the way with five nominations. Old-faithfuls like “Game of Thrones” and “Veep” still grabbed nominations, but it begs the question: are critics getting tired of older shows, or are new series really just that good?

NPR TV critic Eric Deggans (@Deggans) joins Here & Now‘s Jeremy Hobson to discuss all things Golden Globe nominations, and to weigh in on new series’ success.

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