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The new year is upon us, which means that the 2016 awards season is beginning to heat up. With so many awards shows, sometimes it's difficult to keep track of who is nominated for what and when do we find out who won. So, in an effort to make your awards season easy to manage, here is a nomination and viewing guide for some of the major awards of 2016.

The Academy Awards

  • Nominations: Thursday, January 14
  • Awards Presentation: Sunday, February 28
  • Viewing Info: ABC, 7 p.m. EST/4 p.m. PST


Golden Globes:

  • Nominations: Thursday, December 10
  • Awards Presentation: Sunday, January 10
  • Viewing Info: NBC, 8 p.m. EST/5 p.m. PST


Writers Guild of America Awards (WGA)

  • Nominations: Wednesday, January 6
  • Awards Presentation: Saturday, February 13


Directors Guild Awards (DGA)

  • Nominations: Tuesday, January 12
  • Awards Presentation: Saturday, February 6


Producers Guild Awards (PGA)

  • Nominations: Tuesday, January 5
  • Awards Presentation: Saturday, January 23


Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG)

  • Nominees Announced: Wednesday, December 9
  • Awards Presentation: Sunday, January 30
  • Viewing Info: TNT and TBS, 8 p.m. EST/5 p.m. PST


Film Independent Spirit Awards

  • Nominees Announced: Tuesday, November 24
  • Awards Presentation: Saturday, February 27
  • Viewing Info: IFC, 5 p.m. EST/2 p.m. PST


British Academy of Film and Television Arts Awards (BAFTA)

  • Nominations: Friday, January 8
  • Awards Presentation: Sunday, February 14
  • Viewing Info: TBD