Darren Criss, Lena Dunham, Alan Cumming and Andrew Rannells are among those nominated for a Dorian Award.

Nominations for the Gay & Lesbian Entertainment Critics' (GALECA) fourth annual Dorian Awards were announced on Wednesday.

Five films are competing in the LGBT Film of the Year Category: Any Day Now, Cloud Atlas, Gayby, Keep the Lights On and The Perks of Being a Wallflower.

Nominees for best LGBT television show are American Horror Story, Happy Endings, Modern Family, The New Normal and Smash.

In the Wilde Artist of the Year category, Lena Dunham, Louis C.K., Ryan Murphy, Tony Kushner and Tig Notaro have been nominated.

Best actor in a film nominees include Alan Cumming (Any Day Now), Bradley Cooper (Silver Linings Playbook), Daniel Day-Lewis (Lincoln), Hugh Jackman (Les Miserables), Joaquin Phoenix (The Master) and John Hawkes (The Sessions).

Best actress in a film nominees include Anne Hathaway (Les Miserables), Emmanuella Riva (Amour), Jennifer Lawrence (Silver Linings Playbook), Jessica Chastain (Zero Dark Thirty) and Marion Cotillard (Rust and Bone).

Best actor in a television show nominees include Aaron Paul (Breaking Bad), Damian Lewis (Homeland), Jesse Tyler Ferguson (Modern Family), Jim Parsons (The Big Bang Theory) and Jon Hamm (Mad Men).

Best actress in a television show nominees include Claire Danes (Homeland), Jessica Lange (American Horror Story), Julianne Moore (Game Change), Edie Falco (Nurse Jackie), Lena Dunham (Girls) and Sofia Vergara (Modern Family).

Darren Criss has been nominated in the TV Musical Performance of the Year Category for his performance of Teenage Dream on Fox's Glee. Also nominated are De'Borah Garner (You Found Me, The Voice), Jennifer Hudson (tribute to Whitney Houston, The Grammys), Megan Hilty and Katherine McPhee (Let Me Be Your Star, Smash), Raza Jaffrey, Katherine McPhee and cast (A Thousand and One Nights, Smash.)

In the group's Newcomer Award, nominees include Andrew Rannells, Anna Camp, Ben Whishaw, Eddie Redmayne and Ezra Miller.

Winners will be announced on January 16.