Golden Globes 2024: Celebrating the Stars

The much awaited Golden Globes 2024, has unfolded. The 81st Golden Globes Awards — recognises Hollywood’s cinematic treasures and outstanding actors. Hosted at the Beverly Hilton, stay tuned for the best-dressed and unforgettable cinematic performances.

And the winners are….

The Best of The Best at Golden Globes 2024

Best Film – Drama: “Oppenheimer” Emerges Victorious

The highly acclaimed film “Oppenheimer” claimed the coveted title of Best Film – Drama, showcasing the brilliant storytelling and mesmerizing performances that captivated audiences and critics alike.

Best Actress – Drama: Lily Gladstone Triumphs for “Killers of the Flower Moon”

Lily Gladstone speaks to the Golden Globes audience, after winning the Best Actress in Motion Picture – Drama for her role in “Killers of the Flower Moon” award (Source: ctpost)

In a powerhouse performance, Lily Gladstone emerged as the Best Actress – Drama for her captivating role in “Killers of the Flower Moon,” leaving an indelible mark on the hearts of viewers.

Best Film – Musical or Comedy: “Poor Things” Takes the Laughter Crown

With its unique blend of humor and heart, “Poor Things” secured the top spot in the Best Film – Musical or Comedy category, providing audiences with a delightful cinematic experience.

Best Actor – Musical or Comedy: Paul Giamatti Charms in “The Holdovers”

Paul Giamatti wins the award for Best Actor – Musical or Comedy for his role in “The Holdovers” (Source: Golden Globe Awards)

Paul Giamatti’s magnetic performance in “The Holdovers” earned him the Best Actor – Musical or Comedy, solidifying his versatile, accomplished status.

Television Triumphs

Best TV Series – Drama: “Succession” Continues its Reign

“Succession” wins the award for Best Television Series – Drama (Source: Golden Globe Awards)

“Succession” clinches Best TV Series – Drama with a compelling narrative and stellar performances, solidifying its must-watch place in television.

Best Actress in a TV Series – Drama: Sarah Snook’s Success in “Succession”

Sarah Snook’s exceptional portrayal in “Succession” earned her Best Actress in a TV Series, a testament to her outstanding contribution.

Best TV Series – Musical or Comedy: “The Bear” Dances into Our Hearts

“The Bear” triumphs as Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy capturing celebration in a group picture (Source: Golden Globe Awards)

“The Bear” stole the show in the TV Series – Musical or Comedy category, charming audiences with its humor and heart, and securing its well-deserved win.

Best Limited Series: “Beef” Sizzles with Success

“Beef” emerged triumphant as the Best Limited Series, captivating viewers with its compelling storytelling and outstanding performances.

Individual Brilliance

Cinematic and Box Office Achievement: “Barbie” Strikes a Pose

Greta Gerwig and Margot Robbie accept the award for Cinematic and Box Office Achievement for “Barbie” (Source: Golden Globe Awards)

“Barbie” not only captured hearts but also achieved cinematic and box office glory, earning the title of Cinematic and Box Office Achievement at the Golden Globes 2024.

Best Original Song: Billie Eilish and Finneas Serenade with “What Was I Made For?”

Billie Eilish and FINNEAS celebrate their Best Original Song at the 81st Golden Globe Awards (Source: Golden Globe Awards)

Billie Eilish and Finneas snagged Best Original Song with their hit “What Was I Made For?” from “Barbie”.

Best Original Score: Ludwig Göransson’s Musical Mastery in “Oppenheimer”

Ludwig Göransson’s masterful composition for “Oppenheimer” secured him the Best Original Score award, showcasing his unparalleled talent in the world of film music.

Top Honors

Best Director: Christopher Nolan’s Visionary Triumph in “Oppenheimer”

Christopher Nolan wins the award for Best Director – Motion Picture for “Oppenheimer” (Source: Golden Globe Awards)

Christopher Nolan’s visionary direction in “Oppenheimer” earned him the Best Director award, acknowledging his contribution to the cinematic landscape.

Best Animated Film: “The Boy and the Heron” Soars to Success

Legendary Hayao Miyazaki secures his inaugural Golden Globe for ‘The Boy and the Heron’ (Source: Variety)

“The Boy and the Heron” charmed audiences of all ages, earning the title of Best Animated Film at the Golden Globes 2024.

Best Non-English Language Film: “Anatomy of a Fall” Graces the Global Stage

“Anatomy of a Fall” stood tall as the Best Non-English Language Film, showcasing the global reach and universal appeal of exceptional storytelling.

The Stellar Cast of TV

Best Performance in Stand-Up Comedy on TV: Ricky Gervais, the King of Laughter

Ricky Gervais claimed the throne as the Best Stand-Up Comedian on TV, bringing his trademark humor to the small screen with “Ricky Gervais Armageddon.”

TV Acting Excellence: Kieran Culkin, Ayo Edebiri, and Jeremy Allen White Shine

Ayo Edebiri delivers her acceptance speech for Best Actress in a Television Series Musical or Comedy for her role in “The Bear”. (Source: Golden Globe Awards)

The television landscape was graced by stellar performances, with Kieran Culkin (Best Actor – TV Series – Drama), Ayo Edebiri (Best Actress – TV Series – Musical or Comedy), and Jeremy Allen White (Best Actor – TV Series – Musical or Comedy) all earning their well-deserved accolades.

Unveiling the Screenplay Brilliance and Supporting Stars

Best Screenplay: Justine Triet and Arthur Harari Craft Brilliance in “Anatomy of a Fall”

“Justine Triet and Arthur Harari displayed unparalleled storytelling finesse, earning them the Best Screenplay award for “Anatomy of a Fall.”

Supporting Stars Shine: Matthew Macfadyen, Elizabeth Debicki, Steven Yeun, and Ali Wong

Golden Globes 2024
Steven Yeun and Ali Wong, winners of the Best Performance in a Limited Series award for “Beef” (Source: Getty Images)

The supporting cast delivered outstanding performances, with Matthew Macfadyen (Best Supporting Actor – TV Series), Elizabeth Debicki (Best Supporting Actress – TV Series), Steven Yeun (Best Actor – Limited Series), and Ali Wong (Best Actress – Limited Series) all receiving well-deserved recognition.

Best Supporting Actor and Actress: Robert Downey Jr. and Da’Vine Joy Randolph Shine Bright

Da’Vine Joy Randolph accepts her win for Best Supporting Actress for “The Holdovers” (Source: Golden Globe Awards)

In the world of film, Robert Downey Jr. (Best Supporting Actor) and Da’Vine Joy Randolph (Best Supporting Actress) added their brilliance to “Oppenheimer” and “The Holdovers”, respectively.

A Night to Remember

The Golden Globes 2024 was a night filled with surprises, honoring exceptional talent that elevates entertainment world. As we applaud the winners, we eagerly anticipate more brilliance that will grace our screens in the years to come. For full list of winners, click here.

Text by Solehah Kok