73rd Annual Golden Globe – Winners

File 2016-01-10, 21 47 03Sunday night, Hollywood was on the edge of their seats to see not only who took home Golden Globe awards but also who was in the line of fire to be roasted by host, Ricky Gervais.  True to form, Gervais didn’t let up and took to the stage, beer in hand, to give his unique take on the year in Hollywood.

Between Gervais’ shocking and risque revelations, awards were handed out during the live NBC broadcast. As well, the Golden Globes kept the audience updated on the Red Carpet and behind the scenes show action via YouTube, Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.

Leading this year’s film nominees with 5 nominations was Carol, followed closely by The Big Short with 4, both films went home empty handed while Steve Jobs and The Revenant both had 4 nominations with The Revenant winning 3 and Steve Jobs, took home 2 trophies.  Boyhood and Imitation Game with 5 nominations. Fargo and True Detective lead the television categories with 5 and 4 nominations respectively.

At the end of the ceremony, Boyhood went home with 3 awards in the movie categories and in in TV newcomers The Affair, Fargo and Transparent each took home 2 awards.

Movies:

Best Motion Picture:

Musical/Comedy – The Martian

Drama – The Revenant

Best Performance in a Motion Picture – Drama:
Actor – Leonardo DiCaprio as Hugh Glass in The Revenant
Actress – Brie Larson as Joy Newsmen in The Room

Best Performance in a Motion Picture – Musical/Comedy:
Actor – Matt Damon as Mark Watney in The Martian
Actress – Jennifer Lawrence as Joy Mangano in Joy

Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture: Sylvester Stallone as Rocky Balboa in Creed

Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture: Kate Winslet as Joanna Hoffman in Steve Jobs

Best Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu for The Revenant

Best Screenplay: Aaron Sorkin for Steve Jobs

Best Original Score: Ennio Morricone for The Hateful Eight

Best Original Song: Sam Smith & Jimmy Napes for “The Writing’s On The Wall” from Spectre

Best Animated Feature Film: Inside Out

Best Foreign Language Film: Son of Saul (Hungary)

Television:

Best Series:
Musical/Comedy – Mozart In The Jungle
Drama – Mr. Robot

Best Miniseries or TV Film – Wolf Hall

Best Performance in a Television Series – Drama:
Actor – Jon Hamm as Don Draper in Mad Men
Actress – Taraji P Hensen as Loretha ‘Cookie’ Lyon in Empire

Best Performance in a Television Series – Musical/Comedy:
Actor – Gael Garcia Bernal as Rodrigo de Souza in Mozart in the Jungle
Actress – Rachel Bloom as Rebecca Bunch in Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

Best Performance in a Miniseries or Television Film:
Actor – Oscar Isaac as Nick Wasicsko in Show Me a Hero
Actress – Lady Gaga as Elizabeth Johnson / The Countess in American Horror Story: Hotel

Best Supporting Performance in a Series, Miniseries or Television Film:
Actor – Christian Slater as Mr Robot in Mr Robot
Actress – Maura Tierney as Helen Solloway in The Affair

The Cecil B. DeMille Award, honoring the lifetime achievements of actors and filmmakers was presented to Denzel Washington by Tom Hanks 

Find all the winners, behind-the-scenes pics and insider stories online at goldenglobes.com

69th Golden Globe Awards

Ricky Gervais hosts the 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, CA on Sunday, January 15, 2012. photo credit HFPA

Sunday night, the 69th Golden Globes were handed out in Los Angeles signalling the start of the 2012 awards season. Red Carpets, trophies, glamour and celebrities (and probably a few cocktails) are the name of the game. Hosted by the brilliantly funny Ricky Gervais, who seemed to have his screen-time limited after last year’s controversial Hollywood roasting he gave while hosting.

Awards were handed out in 14 film categories and 11 tv categories along with the Cecil B DeVille Award for Lifetime Achievement.

The Golden Globes went to:

Motion picture awards

Best Motion Picture – Drama : The Descendants
Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy : The Artist
Best Director : Martin Scorses – Hugo
Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama : George Clooney – The Descendants
Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy : Jean Dujardin – The Artist
Best Actress – Motion Picture Drama : Meryl Streep – The Iron Lady
Best Actress – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy : Michelle Williams – My Week With Marilyn
Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture : Christopher Plummer – Beginners
Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture : Octavia Spencer – The Help
Best Screenplay : Woody Allen – Midnight In Paris
Best Original Score : Ludovic Bource – The Artist
Best Original Song : “Masterpiece” (music & lyrics by Madonna, Julie Frost and Jimmy Harry) – W.E.
Best Foreign Language Film : A Separation
Best Animated Feature Film : The Adventures Of Tintin
Cecil B. DeMille Award for Lifetime Achievement in Motion Pictures : Morgan Freeman

Television awards

Best Drama Series : Homeland
Best Comedy Series : Modern Family
Best Actor in a Television Drama Series : Kelsey Grammar – Boss
Best Actor in a Television Comedy Series : Matt LeBlanc – Episodes
Best Actress in a Television Drama Series : Claire Danes – Homeland
Best Actress in a Television Comedy Series : Laura Dern – Enlightened
Best Mini-Series or Motion Picture made for Television : Downton Abbey
Best Actor in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture made for Television : Idris Elba – Luther
Best Actress in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture made for Television : Kate Winslet – Mildred Pierce
Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture made for Television : Peter Dinklage – Game Of Thrones
Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture made for Television : Jessica Lange – American Horror Story