'Three Billboards,' 'Lady Bird' win top Golden Globe awards

  • 'Three Billboards,' 'Lady Bird' win top Golden Globe awards

'Three Billboards,' 'Lady Bird' win top Golden Globe awards

Alexander Skarsgård won the Best Supporting Actor award for his role in the HBO drama "Big Little Lies".

The fierce revenge tale "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" has won the Golden Globe Award for best film drama.

Lady Bird's win for Best Musical or Comedy was announced first. However, Guillermo del Toro did win his first Globe for directing The Shape of Water. The stars wore all black in solidarity of "Me Too" and "Times Up" in honor of sexual harassment and equality. Industry website Deadline said Meyers "deftly executed a seemingly impossible task", while E!

Meanwhile, in the television categories, Will & Grace's much-anticipated comeback lost the Best TV Series (Musical or Comedy) award to Marvellous Mrs. Maisel, which tells the story of a stand-up female comedian in 1950s NY.

Fox Searchlight and parent company Twentieth Century Fox were the big winners in terms of studios, with their films winning seven awards.

Since opening in November, "Three Billboards" has amassed a long list of awards and nominations from critics and the film industry.

He also gave thanks to his wife, noting that "she would say to friends, 'I go to bed with Winston Churchill but I wake up with Gary Oldman'". Although the Globes have honored the future Best Picture Oscar victor only half the time in the past 10 years, the future Academy Award victor took one of the Globes for Best Motion Picture 10 out of 11 times from 1993-2003. "Lady Bird" won the Best Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy, James Franco won Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy for "The Disaster Artist", Allison Janney won Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in any Motion Picture for "I, Tonya".

-Supporting Actor, Motion Picture: Sam Rockwell, "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri".

-Original Score: Alexandre Desplat, "The Shape of Water".

-Foreign Language: "In the Fade".

"The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel", Amazon's show about a 1950s housewife trying to embark on a comedy career, won the prize for best comedy series.

The show's star, Rachel Brosnahan, won her first career Golden Globe for lead actress in a comedy.

Aziz Ansari won his first Golden Globe for his work in the Netflix streaming series "Master of None". When the orchestra tried to play him offstage, he hushed the conductor and continued saying, "For 25 years, I have handcrafted very unusual little tales made of motion, color, light, and shadow".