Golden Globes: 4 Nominations

Jeff Daniels made his film debut in Terms of Endearment (1983) and film credits include: The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985), Something Wild (1986), The Butcher’s Wife (1991), Speed (1994), Dumb & Dumber (1994), Pleasantville (1998), The Hours (2002), The Squid and the Whale (2005), Good Night, and Good Luck (2005) and State of Play (2009) and the upcoming Dumb & Dumber Too (2014). In The Newsroom (2013-2015), he portrayed news anchor Will McAvoy, whose life is stirred up when he’s forced to work with a new team of colleagues and an ex-girlfriend.