Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone-starrer musical comedy La La Land clinched as many as seven honours. Directed by Damien Chazelle, the movie follows a romantic relationship between a dedicated jazz musician, Sebastian (Ryan), and an aspiring actress, Mia (Emma), who are struggling to make ends meet in Los Angeles. The film won in categories like Best Motion Picture, Best Performance by an Actress, Best Performance by an Actor, Best Screenplay, Best Original Score – Motion Picture, and Best Original Song, all in Musical or Comedy category.
Hosted by Jimmy Fallon, the 74th Golden Globes awards – organised by Hollywood Foreign Press Association – took place at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills on the night of January 8.
While Moonlight won the Best Motion Picture – Drama award, actors Cassey Affleck and Isabelle Huppert took home the award for Best Actor and Actress – Drama for their roles in
Manchester By The Sea and Elle respectively. The Best Supporting Role – Male and Female Awards were given to actors Aaron Taylor-Johnson for Nocturnal Animals and Viola Davis for Fences. Zootopia was declared as the winner for Best Motion Picture – Animated.
The show also paid tribute to late actresses, mother-daughter Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds, by showing clips of some of their most memorable roles. Versatile actress Meryl Streep was honoured with the Cecil B. DeMille Award, and she was applauded for her bold speech.
In the television categories, The Crown was announced as the winner for Best Television Series – Drama, while Atlanta was given the award for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy. The Best Television Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television trophy was given to The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story.
Other big winners of the night included Tom Hiddleston, who won the Best Performance by an Actor for his role in The Night Manager; Sara Paulson, who was given the Best Performance by an Actress award for The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story; and Olivia Colman and Hugh Laurie were awarded the Best Supporting Actor honours in the same series.
The Glittery Red Carpet
While the Oscars, Grammys, and everything in-between give celebrities a chance to flaunt their edgier side, the Golden Globes gives stars an opportunity to literally floor it and make sure their red carpet trends are as good as they possibly can be. So, we rounded up a list of the actors and actresses who managed to master a perfect blend of charm, elegance, and stylish spunk. Take a look!