By Jeff Cornell
A demure looking Gaga in an hour-glass shaped black dress won the trophy for Best Actress in a TV Movie or Miniseries for her role in American Horror Story: Hotel. In her acceptance speech the singer said, “I feel like Cher in that John Patrick Shandley film Moonstruck right now.” She continued, “I have to thank Ryan Murphy, you’re just a wonderful human being. You have believed in me so much and been such a good friend to me.” Gaga also thanked the cast of the show and said they are family to her. She added, “Because of you I was able to shine, I guess. I wanted to be an actress before I wanted to be a singer but music worked out first.” Watch her speech below.
Katy Perry presented Sam Smith and co-writer Jimmy Napes with the Golden Globe for Best Original Song for “Writing’s on the Wall” from the James Bond film Spectre. Smith took the stage to accept the award saying, “I genuinely didn’t think we were going to get this.”
Jamie Foxx pretended to pull a Steve Harvey and jokingly announced that the award for Best Original Score went to Straight Outta Compton. After the laughter died down the actor and singer revealed the award went to Ennio Morricone for his score of Quentin Tarantino’s Hateful Eight.
The big winner of the night was The Revenant, which won three awards: Best Motion Picture Drama, Best Director (Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu) and Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role (Leonardo DiCaprio). Tbe Martian took home two awards including Best Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy and Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role, Musical or Comedy (Matt Damon).
Other noteworthy winners include: Kate Winslet winning Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role for Steve Jobs, Sylvester Stallone taking the trophy for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role for his role in Creed and Jennifer Lawrence, who won the Globe for Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy for Joy.
Denzel Washington was honored with the Cecil B. DeMille Award for his “outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment.”
For the complete list of Golden Globe winners click here.