Culture

'Three Billboards,' 'Lady Bird' win top Golden Globe awards

'Three Billboards,' 'Lady Bird' win top Golden Globe awards”

In a nod to the high stakes surrounding his hosting stint, Meyers joked: "There's a new era underway, and I can tell because it's been years since a white man was this nervous in Hollywood".

Veteran film composer Alexandre Desplat took home the award for Best Score for the film The Shape of Water at the 2018 Golden Globes.

"Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" won the Golden Globe award for best movie drama.

Every female star who took the stage last night wore black in solidarity with victims of abuse and assault, including Oprah Winfrey, who received the Cecil B. DeMille Award and brought down the house with her rousing and touching speech. She dedicated her statue to the "power of women".

"What I know for sure is that speaking your truth is the most powerful tool we all have", she said.

Lady Bird was named Best Comedy or Musical, though its director, Greta Gerwig, was not nominated.

Laura Dern, a supporting actress victor for "Big Little Lies", said: "May we teach our children that speaking out without retribution is our culture's new north star". Those who have been awaiting the release of flicks, The Shape of Water and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri in India will surely jump out of joy after reading this.

-Actor, Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy: James Franco, "The Disaster Artist".

The Golden Globes ceremony, the first of the major awards shows in the run-up to the Oscars in March, marked the first big test for how Hollywood would handle the scandal.

Actresses Laura Dern, Nicole Kidman, Zoe Kravitz, Reese Witherspoon and Shailene Woodley pose with the Best Television Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television throphy for 'Big Little Lies'during the 75th Golden Globe Awards on January 7, 2018, in Beverly Hills, California. "The Handmaid's Tale" was named Best Television Series - Drama, and in the musical or comedy category, "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" won. "And when that new day finally dawns, it will be because of a lot of magnificent women, many of whom are right here in this room tonight, and some pretty phenomenal men, fighting hard to make sure they are the leaders to take us to the time where nobody has to say "me too" again!" Indie movie studio A24 had three.

-Screenplay: Martin McDonagh, "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri".

-Original Song: "This is Me", from "The Greatest Showman", music by Benj Pasek, Justin Paul, lyrics by Benj Pasek, Justin Paul. That movie also won four awards, including Best Drama.

-Actress, Drama: Elisabeth Moss, "The Handmaid's Tale".

-Actor, Series, Musical or Comedy: Aziz Ansari, "Master of None".

Laura Dern, who was also honored for her role on "Big Little Lies", condemned the "culture of silence" that was once "normalized" in her industry.



Like this

loading...
loading...

Latest


13 January 2018
Murphy USA Inc. (MUSA) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Thursday
Nelson Van Denburg And Campbell Wealth Mngmt Grp Limited Liability Corporation owns 89 shares or 0% of their USA portfolio. Murphy USA Inc is engaged in the marketing of retail motor fuel products and merchandise through a chain of retail stores.

13 January 2018
Daniel Cormier Baffled Over People's Expectations Going Into UFC 220
Oezdemir's highlight reel might have the flashier finishes, but Cormier doesn't see any scenario in which he's added to it. His past two UFC bouts have lasted just over a minute combined, and Cormier understands that generates excitement.

13 January 2018
Man shoots mother in the head over broken video-game headset
Nicholson was booked into the Stanislaus County Jail for homicide where he is being held without bail. Police responded to a call just before 10 p.m. that a woman had been allegedly shot inside a home.

13 January 2018
Test Drive Elite Dangerous: Beyond on January 25th
In Beyond - Chapter One vibrant surface colors better reflect planetary geological properties, enriching the full-scale Milky Way. Some may know you as an ally; others will call you a pirate, a bounty hunter, a smuggler, an explorer, an assassin, a hero...

13 January 2018
Djokovic Back, Set for Australian Open
He stopped quickly, abruptly changed directions and stabbed at a full-stretch volley that whizzed past Thiem for a victor . The 12-time Grand Slam champion said potential five-set matches in Melbourne hold some fitness concerns for him.

13 January 2018
Real Madrid tried to sign Lionel Messi for astronomical fee in 2013
The meeting would take place on a private jet but there are no indications as to whether this meeting actually took place. REAL MADRID had been willing to pay Lionel Messi's £222million buy-out clause in 2013, according to reports in Spain.

13 January 2018
Trump Says US "Could Conceivably" Rejoin Paris Climate Accord
Seated in the Oval Office, Trump notes that Norway has been a strong consumer of USA -built military equipment, including the F-35 aircraft.

13 January 2018
TD Securities Boosts Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl (VRX) Price Target to $27.00
Analysts await Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) to report earnings on January, 25. (NYSE: VRX ) to report earnings on February, 27. On the ratings front, Valeant has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. (NYSE: VRX ) for 52,000 shares.

13 January 2018
Enbridge Energy Management (EEQ) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
Blackhill Capital Inc decreased Enbridge Energy Mgmt L L C Shs Units Repst ( EEQ ) stake by 90.43% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. The stock of Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. (NASDAQ:GGAL) has "Neutral" rating given on Tuesday, March 29 by Credit Suisse.

13 January 2018
Neuberger Berman Group LLC Acquires 1572395 Shares of Calpine Co. (NYSE:CPN)
Ten equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock exchanged hands with 5,075,503 numbers of shares compared to its average daily volume of 5.63M shares.