2020 Golden Globe Winners

2020 Golden Globe Winners

2020 Golden Globe Winners


Once again, the Golden Globes made history Sunday night as Sir Elton John and longtime songwriting partner Bernie Taupin won their first award ever together. The two revealed this piece of trivia while accepting the honor for Best Original Song for “(I'm Gonna) Love Me Again,” from Rocketman — fittingly a movie depicting the duo’s collaboration over the decades.

That win was one of the biggest surprises of the 77th annual show, as Disney animated features The Lion King and Frozen II were also major contenders in that category. Another shocker was neither of them winning the Golden Globe for Best Animated Feature, which went to Missing Link — Laika’s first honor from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association after four nominations.

Speaking of unexpected winners, the World War I movie 1917 was honored as Best Picture - Drama at the end of the night, over such competition as Netflix favorites The Irishman and Marriage Story. The recognition for 1917, which opens wide this Friday, was a bit easier to foresee, however, once the movie’s director, Sam Mendes, surprised with a win earlier during the telecast.

Not every winner in the movie categories were surprises, of course. Frontrunner Laura Dern confirmed her status as the Best Supporting Actress of 2019 for her performance in Marriage Story, while Brad Pitt did the same in the Best Supporting Actor category for his work in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood. Parasite was also a no-brainer for Best Foreign Language Film.

Other highlights from this year’s awards include Joker composer Hildur Guðnadóttir becoming the first solo woman to win the Golden Globe for Best Original Score. Joaquin Phoenix also won Best Actor for his performance in Joker, becoming the second actor to win a Golden Globe playing the DC Comics villain. Also, Awkwafina and Taron Egerton won Golden Globes with their first ever nominations, both for lead acting in a musical or comedy.


Here is the full list of nominees, and you can see all the winners in  bold:


Best Motion Picture - Drama
The Irishman
Marriage Story
The Two Popes

Best Motion Picture - Musical/Comedy
Dolemite Is My Name
Jojo Rabbit
Knives Out
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

Best Foreign Language Film
The Farewell
Pain and Glory
Les Miserables

Best Animated Feature
Frozen 2
How to Train You Dragon: The Hidden World
The Lion King
Missing Link
Toy Story 4

Best Director
Bong Joon-ho, Parasite
Sam Mendes, 1917
Todd Phillips, Joker
Martin Scorsese, The Irishman
Quentin Tarantino, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

Best Actor - Drama
Christian Bale, Ford v Ferrari
Antonio Banderas, Pain and Glory
Adam Driver, Marriage Story
Joaquin Phoenix, Joker
Jonathan Pryce, The Two Popes

Best Actor - Musical/Comedy
Daniel Craig, Knives Out
Roman Griffin Davis, Jojo Rabbit
Leonardo DiCaprio, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
Taron Egerton, Rocketman
Eddie Murphy, Dolemite Is My Name

Best Actress - Drama
Cynthia Erivo, Harriet
Scarlett Johansson, Marriage Story
Saoirsie Ronan, Little Women
Charlize Theron, Bombshell
Rene Zellwegger, Judy

Best Actress - Musical/Comedy
Ana de Armas, Knives Out
Awkwafina, The Farewell
Cate Blanchett, Where Did You Go Bernadette?
Beanie Feldstein, Booksmart
Emma Thompson, Late Night

Best Supporting Actor
Tom Hanks, A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
Anthony Hopkins, The Two Popes
Al Pacino, The Irishman
Joe Pesci, The Irishman
Brad Pitt, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

Best Supporting Actress
Kathy Bates, Richard Jewell
Annette Benning, The Report
Laura Dern, Marriage Story
Jennifer Lopez, Hustlers
Margot Robbie, Bombshell

Best Screenplay
Marriage Story
The Two Popes
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
The Irishman

Best Original Score
Motherless Brooklyn
Little Women

Marriage Story

Best Original Song
“Beautiful Ghosts,” Cats
“I’m Gonna Love Me Again,” Rocketman
“Into the Unknown,” Frozen 2
“Spirit,” The Lion King
“Stand Up,” Harriet

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