"It's nice to be in a movie that people see". "I'm gonna keep it short, 'cause we've been here a long time and we need some tequila". Nicole Kidman won her fourth Golden Globe for her role as Celeste Wright in Big Little Lies, as well. He heaped praise on his fellow cast members and his makeup crew that transformed him into the famed British icon.
Announcing the nominees for best actor in a drama, Davis joked they had all "agreed to give half of their salary back, so the women can make more than them".
Women kept up the theme inside the Beverly Hilton ballroom.
"Some have said that night convinced him to run", he continued.
Franco also shared the honor with his brother, Dave, who also appears in the film.
Now playing in Asheville are the Golden Globe winners "Lady Bird" (at Grail Moviehouse), "The Disaster Artist" (also at the Grail, victor of Best Actor, Musical or Comedy, for James Franco), "The Shape of Water" (at the Fine Arts Theatre and Carolina Cinemark), "The Greatest Showman" (at chain theaters, victor for Best Original Song, "This Is Me"), "Coco" (Best Animated Motion Picture, at chain theaters) and "Darkest Hour" (at the Fine Arts and chain theaters, victor of Best Actor, Drama, for Gary Oldman). It marked a fitting end to a ceremony in which the film won an evening-high four trophies, including a Best Actress nod for star Frances McDormand that solidified her status an the Oscar frontrunner in the category.
On the television side of the awards, streaming services dominated the night.
-Series, Musical or Comedy: "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel". Series creator Amy Sherman-Palladino hailed her "murderers' row of actors" for bringing the show to life.
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The Handmaid's Tale won Best Drama Series and star Elisabeth Moss won Best Actress in a Drama Series for her performance in the Hulu series.
Frances spoke out about the Time's Up movement during her speech.
While it was a big night for streaming video companies, HBO - which has its own, popular subscription-based streaming service - also won big at the ceremony.
But it was this speech from the one and only Oprah Winfrey that everyone is talking about. "You do not have what it takes".
"You wrote a role for a black man that could only be played by a black man", he said.
The predictive power of the Golden Globes' two Best Picture awards has varied over the years.
"Time is up", she said.
Based on the novel by André Aciman, Call Me By Your Name tells the story of Elio (Timothée Chalamet) who falls in love with Oliver, (Armie Hammer), an American academic who comes to stay at his family's home in Italy during the summer of 1983.
-Television, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for TV: "Big Little Lies".