While everyone was expecting Lady Gaga starrer A Star is Born to win big , Bohemian Rhapsody a biopic of Queen singer Freddie Mercury stole the show at 76th annual Golden Globes Awards on Sunday.
The last year’s Golden Globes awards ceremony had turned into MeToo celebration. It had also become a talk of the town after Oprah Winfrey gave a speech on women empowerment and gave rise to speculations that she might be running for President.
It Was All about Bohemian Rhapsody
Remember our list of the best new Hollywood movies to watch on Christmas? We had included A Star is Born for its story and also the Lady Gaga as a strong factor. But, the real life of Freddie Mercury was too impressive and played too well by Rami Malek to win big at Golden Globes.
The film won the award of Best picture at Golden Globes.
Rami Malek Wins the Best Actor
Rami Malek, who is himself an Egyptian-American won the award of best actor at Golden Globes Awards for Bohemian Rhapsody. He thanked for Freddie Mercury, the singer whose biography Malek played, for his achievement.
Glen Close Winning the Best Actress
Everyone expected Lady Gaga to win the best actress, but it was Glen Close who took the award home for her role in Glen Close. She also delivered a powerful speech conveying the message that women must do something in life for personal fulfillment. Her speech also earned her standing ovation.
Christian Bale Winning Best Actor Motion Picture- Musical or Comedy
Apart from Bohemian Rhapsody, Vice also made waves for leading nominations in six categories. Christian Bale who played Dick Chaney won the best actor in the Best movie; musical or comedy genre. His winning speech where he thanked Satan for inspiring the role of Dick Chaney also earned him applause.
Olivia Colman Wins Best Actress Motion Picture- Musical or Comedy
Olivia Colman won the best actress for The Favorite.
Congratulations to Olivia Colman – Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy, she was awesome in The Favourite. Well deserved win. #GoldenGlobeAwards#GoldenGlobes pic.twitter.com/wQg5TG7Nff— Jayden Cook (@JaydenCookMo19) January 7, 2019
Other Big Winners at Golden Globes 2019
- Green Book- The Best Motion Picture- Musical or Comedy
- Spider-Man- Into the Spider-Verse- Best Motion Picture Animated
- Green Book- Best Screenplay- Motion Picture
- Mahershala Ali- Best Supporting Role in Any Picture for Greenbook
- Regina King- Best Performance by Actress in Supporting Role
- The Americans- Best Drama Series
- Richard Madden for Body Guard- Best Actor in a TV Series
- Sandrah Oh for Killing Eve- Best Performance by Actress in TV Series.