Hosted by comedy powerhouse duo Tina Fey and Amy Poehler, the 2013 Golden Globes got off to a riotous start, with the pair poking fun at the celebrities’ inevitable road to intoxication: “You can smell the pills from here,” they announced, wryly.
Ben Affleck won a very well-deserved Best Director award for his work on Iranian hostage thriller Argo, which also took out Best Motion Picture. Bet the Academy Awards panel are kicking themselves now for snubbing him in last week’s nominations announcement!
Les Miserables won the night’s top honours, taking out Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy, Best Supporting Actress (Anne Hathaway), and Best Actor – Comedy or Musical (Hugh Jackman).
Christopher Waltz took home the first trophy of the evening, for best supporting actor for his role as bounty hunter Dr. King Schultz in a Django Unchained. Meanwhile, writer/director Quentin Tarantino won best screenplay for his work on the film.
And drama series Homeland took home wins for best series, Damien Lewis for Best Actor and Claire Danes for Best Actress.
See the full list of winner’s below.
Best Motion Picture: Argo
Best Actor in a Motion Picture: Daniel Day-Lewis, Lincoln
Best Actress in a motion picture: Jessica Chastain, Zero Dark Thirty
Best Actress – Comedy or Musical: Jennifer Lawrence, “Silver Linings Playbook”
Best Actor – Comedy or Musical: Hugh Jackman, “Les Miserables”
Best Supporting Actress: Anne Hathaway, “Les Miserables”
Best Supporting Actor: Christoph Waltz, “Django Unchained”
Best Director: Ben Affleck, “Argo”
Best Screenplay: Quentin Tarantino, “Django Unchained”
Best Animated Feature Film: “Brave”
Best Foreign Language Film: “Amour”
Best Original Score: Mychael Danna, “Life Of Pi”
Best Original Song: “Skyfall,” Adele from “Skyfall”
Best TV Series – Drama: “Homeland”
Best Actress TV Series – Drama: Claire Danes, “Homeland”
Best Actor TV Series – Drama: Damien Lewis, “Homeland”
Best TV Series – Comedy or Musical: “Girls”
Best Actress TV Series – Comedy or Musical: Lena Dunham, “Girls”
Best Actor TV Series – Comedy or Musical: Don Cheadle, “House of Lies”
Best TV Miniseries or Movie: “Game Change”
Best Actress – TV Miniseries or Movie: Julianne Moore, “Game Change”
Best Actor – TV Miniseries or Movie: Kevin Costner, “Hatfields & McCoys”
Best Supporting Actress – TV Series, Miniseries, Movie: Maggie Smith, “Downton Abbey”
Cecil B. Demille Award: Jodie Foster