• July 16, 2024

Golden Globes 2024 celebrated winners in a glittering ceremony

 Golden Globes 2024 celebrated winners in a glittering ceremony

The winners at the 2024 Golden Globes have been announced in a glittering ceremony attended by the prominent stars of film and television industry, at the prestigious Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles. The 81st Golden Globe Awards were held on Sunday, 7th January, with audience favourites from the year such as Oppenheimer and Succession ruling the night.

The awards included categories for both film and television. Hosted by the witty comedian Jo Koy, the evening was filled with triumphs, surprises, and a few moments that left the audience both amused and astonished.

Film Highlights

The night’s spotlight shone brightly on the film Oppenheimer, which dominated the drama category, securing the title of Best Motion Picture – Drama. Cillian Murphy’s powerful performance in Oppenheimer earned him the award for Best Male Actor – Motion Picture, Drama, while Lily Gladstone took home the equivalent honor in the female category for her role in Killers of the Flower Moon.

In the realm of musicals and comedies, Poor Things emerged victorious as the Best Motion Picture – Musical/Comedy, with Emma Stone and Paul Giamatti winning Best Female Actor and Best Male Actor in their respective categories.

Notable wins also included Da’Vine Joy Randolph for Best Supporting Female Actor in The Holdovers and Robert Downey Jr., who received the accolade for Best Supporting Male Actor in Oppenheimer. Christopher Nolan’s directorial prowess in Oppenheimer was recognized with the Best Director – Motion Picture award.

The animated category saw The Boy and the Heron taking home the trophy for Best Animated Picture, while the French film Anatomy of a Fall clinched victory in the Best Picture – Non-English Language category.

Television Triumphs

On the television front, “Succession” dominated the drama series category, securing the Best Drama Series award. “The Bear” claimed victory in the musical/comedy series category, and “Beef” emerged as the Best Limited Series, Anthology Series, or Television Motion Picture.

Outstanding performances were recognized across various categories, with Sarah Snook and Kieran Culkin of “Succession” winning Best Female Actor and Best Male Actor in the drama series, respectively. Ayo Edebiri and Jeremy Allen White took home the equivalent honors for their roles in “The Bear.”

Ali Wong’s remarkable performance in “Beef” earned her the Best Female Actor – Limited Series, Anthology Series, or Television Motion Picture award, while Steven Yeun clinched the male counterpart in the same category.

The supporting roles on television were not overlooked, with Elizabeth Debicki winning Best Supporting Female Actor for “The Crown” and Matthew Macfadyen receiving the accolade for Best Supporting Male Actor in “Succession.”

In the stand-up comedy category, Ricky Gervais had the last laugh, winning Best Performance in Stand-Up Comedy for “Ricky Gervais: Armageddon.”

As the curtain fell on the 2024 Golden Globes, the entertainment world celebrated the outstanding achievements that graced both the big and small screens. The event left an indelible mark, promising another year of exceptional storytelling and performances in the realm of film and television.

The Winners

The full list of films and TV show winners at the 2024 Golden Globes are below.

Movies

Best Motion Picture – Drama: Oppenheimer

At the 2024 Golden Globes, Oppenheimer took home the top prize for Best Motion Picture in the Drama category. It beat tough competition from other great films like Killers of the Flower Moon, Maestro, Past Lives, The Zone of Interest, and Anatomy of a Fall. The decision wasn’t easy because each movie had its own special story and style. But in the end, Oppenheimer stood out and became the winner, showing it’s a movie that really impressed the judges.

Best Motion Picture – Musical/Comedy: Poor Things

Among the nominated films Air, American Fiction, Barbie, The Holdovers, and May December, Poor Things secured the award for Best Motion Picture in the Musical/Comedy category.

Best Performance by a Female Actor – Motion Picture, Drama
Lily Gladstone – Killers of the Flower Moon

Best Performance by a Male Actor – Motion Picture, Drama
Cillian Murphy – Oppenheimer

Best Performance by a Female Actor – Motion Picture, Musical/Comedy
Emma Stone – Poor Things

Best Performance by a Male Actor – Motion Picture, Musical/Comedy
Paul Giamatti – The Holdovers

Best Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role – Motion Picture
Da’Vine Joy Randolph – The Holdovers

Best Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role – Motion Picture
Robert Downey Jr – Oppenheimer

Best Director – Motion Picture
Christopher Nolan – Oppenheimer

Best Screenplay – Motion Picture
Anatomy of a Fall – Justine Triet, Arthur Harari

Best Picture – Animated
The Boy and the Heron

Best Picture – Non-English Language
Anatomy of a Fall (France)

Best Score – Motion Picture
Oppenheimer – Ludwig Göransson

Best Song – Motion Picture
“What Was I Made For?” – Barbie (Billie Eilish O’Connell, Finneas O’Connell)

Best Cinematic and Box Office Achievement
Barbie

TV

Best Drama Series: Succession

Succession won Best Drama Series over other nominees 1923, The Crown, The Diplomat, The Last of Us and The Morning Show.

Best Musical/Comedy Series: The Bear

Other candidates in the category where The Bear won the Best Musical/Comedy Series award were Abbott Elementary, Barry, Jury Duty, Only Murders in the Building and Ted Lasso.

Best Limited Series, Anthology Series, or Television Motion Picture
Beef

Best Performance by a Female Actor – Limited Series, Anthology Series, or Television Motion Picture
Ali Wong — Beef

Best Performance by a Male Actor – Limited Series, Anthology Series, or Television Motion Picture
Steven Yeun – Beef

Best Performance by a Female Actor on Television – Drama Series
Sarah Snook – Succession

Best Performance by a Male Actor on Television – Drama Series
Kieran Culkin – Succession

Best Performance by a Female Actor on Television – Musical/Comedy Series
Ayo Edebiri – The Bear

Best Performance by a Male Actor on Television – Musical/Comedy Series
Jeremy Allen White – The Bear

Best Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role on Television – Television Series
Elizabeth Debicki – The Crown

Best Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role on Television – Television Series
Matthew Macfadyen – Succession

Best Performance in Stand-Up Comedy
Ricky Gervais – Ricky Gervais: Armageddon