2014 Golden Globes Winners

The Golden Globes aired live last night in Los Angeles. Did your favorites win? The Golden Globes Awards are often seen as an important event as it marks the beginning of the “Awards Season”. Some say the Globes are often an Oscar forecaster – what are your thoughts? Here is a quick list of the winners below. Click onto the links to read all the Golden Globes in detail!

Best motion picture, drama
Winner: 12 Years a Slave
– ‘12 Years a Slave’ best drama (Philippine Daily Inquirer)
– 12 Years a Slave, three Golden Globes (The Hamilton Spectator)
Nominees: 12 Years a SlaveCaptain PhillipsGravityPhilomenaRush

Best actress in a motion picture, drama
Winner: Cate Blanchett (Blue Jasmine as Jasmine Francis)
– Golden girl on the global stage (The Sydney Morning Herald)
– Cate wins again (The Age)
Nominees: Cate Blanchett (Blue Jasmine as Jasmine Francis); Sandra Bullock (Gravity as Dr. Ryan Stone); Judi Dench (Philomena as Philomena Lee); Emma Thompson (Saving Mr. Banks as P. L. Travers); Kate Winslet (Labor Day as Adele Wheeler)

Best actor in a motion picture, drama
Winner: Matthew McConaughey (Dallas Buyers Club as Ron Woodroof)
– McConaughey a surprise winner (The Dallas Morning News)
Nominees: Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years a Slave as Solomon Northup); Idris Elba (Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom as Nelson Mandela); Tom Hanks (Captain Phillipsas Captain Richard Phillips); Matthew McConaughey (Dallas Buyers Club as Ron Woodroof); Robert Redford (All Is Lost as Our Man)

Best motion picture, comedy or musical
Winner: American Hustle
– American Hustle nails Golden Globes hat-trick (The Korea Times)
Nominees: American HustleHerInside Llewyn DavisNebraskaThe Wolf of Wall Street

Best actress in a motion picture, musical or comedy
Winner: Amy Adams (American Hustle as Sydney Prosser)
– Amy Adams takes home Golden Globe (Nanaimo Daily News), Jan 13 2014
 Golden moments (24 Hours Toronto)
Nominees: Amy Adams (American Hustle as Sydney Prosser); Julie Delpy (Before Midnight as Céline Wallace); Greta Gerwig (Frances Ha as Frances Halladay); Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Enough Said as Eva); Meryl Streep (August: Osage County as Violet Weston)

Best actor in a motion picture, musical or comedy
Winner: Leonardo DiCaprio (The Wolf of Wall Street as Jordan Belfort)
– The show’s spontaneity spills over to behind the scenes. (Los Angeles Times)
– GOLD D MINE (New York Post)
Nominees: Christian Bale (American Hustle as Irving Rosenfeld); Bruce Dern (Nebraska as Woody Grant); Leonardo DiCaprio (The Wolf of Wall Street as Jordan Belfort); Oscar Isaac (Inside Llewyn Davis as Llewyn Davis); Joaquin Phoenix (Her as Theodore Twombly)

Best animated feature film
Winner: Frozen
– `Frozen’ daug sa Golden Globe (SuperBalita Cebu)
– Frozen back on box office peak (Arkansas Democrat-Gazette (Northwest Edition))
Nominees: The CroodsDespicable Me 2Frozen

Best foreign language film
Winner: The Great Beauty
– International directors gather for Globes panel (Rome News-Tribune)
– Movies go beyond language, say directors (Manawatu Standard)
Nominees: Blue Is the Warmest ColorThe Great BeautyThe HuntThe PastThe Wind Rises

Best supporting actress in a motion picture
Winner: Jennifer Lawrence (American Hustle as Rosalyn Rosenfeld)
 American Hustle leads at Globes (Taranaki Daily News)
Nominees: Sally Hawkins (Blue Jasmine as Ginger); Jennifer Lawrence (American Hustle as Rosalyn Rosenfeld); Lupita Nyong’o (12 Years a Slave as Patsey); Julia Roberts (August: Osage County as Barbara Weston-Fordham); June Squibb (Nebraska as Kate Grant)

Best supporting actor in a motion picture
Winner: Jared Leto (Dallas Buyers Club as Rayon)
– Tough calls (Philippine Daily Inquirer)
– A no­big­winners year (The Witness)
Nominees: Barkhad Abdi (Captain Phillips as Abduwali Muse); Daniel Brühl (Rush as Niki Lauda); Bradley Cooper (American Hustle as Richie DiMaso); Michael Fassbender (12 Years a Slave as Edwin Epps); Jared Leto (Dallas Buyers Club as Rayon)

Best director, motion picture
Winner: Alfonso Cuarón (Gravity)
 ‘Gravity’ works in his favor (New York Post)
– GOLDEN GLOBES (Albuquerque Journal)
Nominees: Alfonso Cuarón (Gravity); Paul Greengrass (Captain Phillips); Steve McQueen (12 Years a Slave); Alexander Payne (Nebraska); David O. Russell (American Hustle)

Best screenplay, motion picture
Winner: Spike Jonze (Her)
 And the winners are … (The Republican Herald)
– KEY GOLDEN GLOBE NOMINATIONS (The Atlanta Journal-Constitution)
Nominees: Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope (Philomena); Spike Jonze (Her); Bob Nelson (Nebraska); John Ridley (12 Years a Slave); Eric Warren Singer and David O. Russell (American Hustle)

Best original score, motion picture
Winner: Alex Ebert (All Is Lost)
– Decent TV: (San Francisco Chronicle Late Edition)
– Golden Globe winners’ Oscar chances (Chicago Sun-Times.com)
Nominees: Alex Ebert (All Is Lost); Alex Heffes (Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom); Steven Price (Gravity); John Williams (The Book Thief); Hans Zimmer (12 Years a Slave)

Best original song, motion picture
Winner: Ordinary Love by U2 and Danger Mouse (Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom)
 GLOBES (National Post – (Latest Edition))
– STARS SHINE AT GOLDEN GLOBES (The Philadelphia Inquirer South Jersey edition)
Nominees: Atlas by Coldplay (The Hunger Games: Catching Fire); Let It Go by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez (Frozen); Ordinary Love by U2 and Danger Mouse (Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom); Please Mr. Kennedy by Ed Rush, George Cromarty, T Bone Burnett, Justin Timberlake, Joel Coen and Ethan Coen (Inside Llewyn Davis); Sweeter Than Fiction by Taylor Swift and Jack Antonoff (One Chance)

Best TV series, drama
Winner: Breaking Bad
– ‘Breaking Bad’ wracks up awards at Golden Globes (The China Post)
– Maybe tonight is ‘Breaking Bad’s’ night (The Middletown Press (Middletown, CT))
Nominees: Breaking BadDownton AbbeyThe Good WifeHouse of CardsMasters of Sex

Best actress in a TV series, drama
Winner: Robin Wright (House of Cards as Claire Underwood)
– You might say I’ve conquered Hollywood …but I couldn’t possibly comment (Irish Daily Mail)
– GOLDEN GLOW (The Australian)
Nominees: Julianna Margulies (The Good Wife as Alicia Florrick); Tatiana Maslany (Orphan Black as various characters); Taylor Schilling (Orange Is the New Black as Piper Chapman); Kerry Washington (Scandal as Olivia Pope); Robin Wright (House of Cards as Claire Underwood)

Best actor in a TV series, drama
Winner: Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad as Walter White)
– Liev Schreiber: (The Freeman)
– GOLDEN NIGHT (The Denver Post)
Nominees: Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad as Walter White); Michael Sheen (Masters of Sex as Bill Masters); Liev Schreiber (Ray Donovan as Ray Donovan); Kevin Spacey (House of Cards as Frank Underwood); James Spader (The Blacklist as Raymond Reddington)

Best TV series, musical or comedy
Winner: Brooklyn Nine-Nine
– ‘American Hustle,’ ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’ win big at Globes (Tulsa World)
– Old and new win in TV categories (The Witness)
Nominees: The Big Bang TheoryBrooklyn Nine-NineGirls; Modern FamilyParks and Recreation

Best actress in a TV series, musical or comedy
Winner: Amy Poehler (Parks and Recreation as Leslie Knope)
 Here come the laughs (The Hamilton Spectator)
– Comedy central at awards (Star2)
Nominees: Zooey Deschanel (New Girl as Jessica Day), Lena Dunham (Girls as Hannah Horvath), Edie Falco (Nurse Jackie as Jackie Peyton); Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Veep as Vice President Selina Meyer); Amy Poehler (Parks and Recreation as Leslie Knope)

Best actor in a TV series, musical or comedy
Winner: Andy Samberg (Brooklyn Nine-Nine as Jake Peralta)
– GOLDEN GLOBES (Chattanooga Times Free Press)
Nominees: Jason Bateman (Arrested Development as Michael Bluth); Don Cheadle (House of Lies as Marty Kaan); Michael J. Fox (The Michael J. Fox Show as Mike Henry); Jim Parsons (The Big Bang Theory as Sheldon Cooper); Andy Samberg (Brooklyn Nine-Nine as Jake Peralta)

Best TV movie or miniseries
Winner: Behind the Candelabra
– A viewers guide to tonight’s Golden Globes, (Toronto Star)
– The 71st annual Golden Globe Awards nominations (San Francisco Chronicle Late Edition)
Nominees: American Horror StoryCovenBehind the CandelabraDancing on the EdgeTop of the LakeThe White Queen

Best actress in a miniseries or TV movie
Winner: Elisabeth Moss (Top of the Lake as Robin Griffin)
– STYLE STAR (USA Today Weekend Extra)
– Golden glamour (The New Zealand Herald)
Nominees: Helena Bonham Carter (Burton & Taylor as Elizabeth Taylor); Rebecca Ferguson (The White Queen as Elizabeth Woodville); Jessica Lange (American Horror Story: Coven as Fiona Goode); Helen Mirren (Phil Spector as Linda Kenney Baden); Elisabeth Moss (Top of the Lake as Robin Griffin)

Best actor in a miniseries or TV movie
Winner: Michael Douglas (Behind the Candelabra as Liberace)
– Golden glamour (The New Zealand Herald)
– GOLDEN GLOBES (Metro Canada (Ottawa))
Nominees: Matt Damon (Behind the Candelabra as Scott Thorson); Michael Douglas (Behind the Candelabra as Liberace); Chiwetel Ejiofor (Dancing on the Edge as Louis Lester); Idris Elba (Luther as John Luther); Al Pacino (Phil Spector as Phil Spector)

Best supporting actress in a series, miniseries or TV movie
Winner: Jacqueline Bisset (Dancing on the Edge as Lady Livinia Cremone)
71ST GOLDEN GLOBES (The Hamilton Spectator)
– Golden Globes (The Sun Times)
Nominees: Jacqueline Bisset (Dancing on the Edge as Lady Livinia Cremone); Janet McTeer (The White Queen as Jacquetta of Luxembourg); Hayden Panettiere (Nashville as Juliette Barnes); Monica Potter (Parenthood as Kristina Braverman); Sofía Vergara (Modern Family as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett)

Best supporting actor in a series, miniseries or TV movie
Winner: Jon Voight (Ray Donovan as Mickey Donovan)
– Surprise win for Jon Voight (Chicago Sun-Times.com)
Golden Globes (The Washington Post)
Nominees: Josh Charles (The Good Wife as Will Gardner); Rob Lowe (Behind the Candelabra as Dr. Jack Startz); Aaron Paul (Breaking Bad as Jesse Pinkman); Corey Stoll (House of Cards as Peter Russo); Jon Voight (Ray Donovan as Mickey Donovan)