Three Billboards Cleaned Up at Golden Globes

Movie's 4 awards included Best Picture, Drama
By Newser Editors and Wire Services
Posted Jan 8, 2018 12:11 AM CST
Three Billboards Wins Big at Golden Globes
This image released by NBC shows Laura Dern accepting the award for best supporting actress in a series, limited series or motion picture made for TV for her role in "Big Little Lies," at the 75th Annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif., on Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018.   (Paul Drinkwater/NBC via AP)

At a Golden Globes where Oprah Winfrey told "brutally powerful men" that their time is up, the movie that many believe speaks most directly to the current moment—Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, about a mother avenging the rape and murder of her daughter—emerged as the night's top film. It won Best Picture, Drama; Best Actress, Drama, for Frances McDormand; Best Supporting Actor for Sam Rockwell; and Best Screenplay for writer-director Martin McDonagh, the AP reports. Other winners, starting with the motion picture category:

  • Actor, Motion Picture, Drama: Gary Oldman, Darkest Hour.
  • Director, Motion Picture: Guillermo Del Toro, The Shape of Water.
  • Supporting Actress, Motion Picture: Allison Janney, I, Tonya.
  • Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy: Lady Bird.
  • Actor, Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy: James Franco, The Disaster Artist.
  • Actress, Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy: Saoirse Ronan, Lady Bird.
  • Original Score: Alexandre Desplat, The Shape of Water.
  • Original Song: "This is Me," from The Greatest Showman, music by Benj Pasek, Justin Paul, lyrics by Benj Pasek, Justin Paul.
  • Animated Film: Coco.
  • Foreign Language: In the Fade.

The television winners:

  • Series, Drama: The Handmaid's Tale.
  • Actor, Drama: Sterling K. Brown, This is Us.
  • Actress, Drama: Elisabeth Moss, The Handmaid's Tale.
  • Series, Musical or Comedy: The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.
  • Actor, Series, Musical or Comedy: Aziz Ansari, Master of None.
  • Actress, Series, Musical or Comedy: Rachel Brosnahan, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.
  • Television, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for TV: Big Little Lies.
  • Actress, Limited Series or TV Movie: Nicole Kidman, Big Little Lies.
  • Actor, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for TV: Ewan McGregor, Fargo.
  • Supporting Actress, Series, Limited Series or TV Movie: Laura Dern, Big Little Lies.
  • Supporting Actor, Series, Limited Series or TV Movie: Alexander Skarsgard, Big Little Lies.
(Almost everybody at the ceremony wore black, and it was not a fashion statement.)

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