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Golden Globes 2019 has surprise winners!

“Bohemian Rhapsody” and “Green Book” won big at the 76 Annual Golden Globe Awards.

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The Golden Globes every year are always a night of high drama and emotion, 2019’s ceremony was also exceptional. Few winners this year have certainly surprised the fans all around the world.

The night’s biggest surprise was A Star Is Born only taking home one award in the music category. Lady Gaga was expected to have a relatively clear run for best actress in a drama but she lost to Glenn Close.

Closes’s unexpected win for The Wife means the race for best actress at the Academy Awards most likely to change now.

A Star is Born also lost in the prestigious best film (drama) category to Bohemian Rhapsody. The next few weeks are going to be crucial now, as the voting stars for the Academy Awards.

For this year’s Golden Globes not only did Sandra Oh become the first Asian ever to host it, but she went on to win Best Actress in a TV Drama, the first Asian woman to do so in almost 40 years.

Jeff Bridges was the recipient of this year’s Cecil B. DeMille Award at the Golden Globes.

American comedian Carol Burnett was presented with the first-ever Golden Globe recognizing a lifetime career in television, an award that was named after her.

Here is the list of the main winners at the Golden Globes 2019:

Best film drama – Bohemian Rhapsody
Best film comedy or musical – Green Book

Best actor in a film drama – Rami Malek (Bohemian Rhapsody)

Best actress in a film drama – Glenn Close (The Wife)

Best actor in a film comedy/musical – Christian Bale (Vice)
Best actress in a film comedy/musical – Olivia Colman (The Favourite)
Best TV drama – The Americans
Best TV comedy – The Kominsky Method

Best actor in a TV drama – Richard Madden (Bodyguard)
Best actress in a TV drama – Sandra Oh (Killing Eve)
Best actor in a TV comedy – Michael Douglas (The Kominsky Method)
Best actress in a TV comedy – Rachel Brosnahan (The Marvellous Mrs Maisel)
Best limited TV series – The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story

Best actor in a limited TV series – Darren Criss (The Assassination of Gianni Versace)
Best actress in a limited TV series – Patricia Arquette (Escape at Dannemora)

Its Golden Globes victories mark it out as one of the favourites for next month’s Oscars.

the authorSaman Siddiqui
Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.