The 72nd Golden Globes awards ceremony tonight marks the start of Hollywood’s 2015 award season! The 2015 Golden Globes are presented by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, and hosted by comediennes Amy Poehler and the Greek-American Tina Fey. The ceremony took place at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, and aired on NBC at 8 PM Eastern Time/5 PM Pacific.
A full list of this year’s Golden Globe winners is included below, as well as a record of the night’s events, presenters and awards. Though the Greek-American nominees for the evening, Jennifer Aniston and Alexandre Desplat, did not win, they and the rest of the nominees should still be commended for the amazing work they did this year in the film industry. Congratulations to all the winners and nominees!
Full List of 2015 Golden Globe Award Winners:
Best Original Score, Motion Picture – Johann Johannsson, The Theory of Everything
Best Original Song, Motion Picutre – “Glory,” Selma (John Legend and Common)
Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Mini-Series or TV Movie – Matt Bomer, The Normal Heart
Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Miniseries, or TV Movie – Joanne Froggatt, Downton Abbey
Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture – J.K. Simmons, Whiplash
Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture – Patricia Arquette, Boyhood
Best Animated Feature Film – How To Train Your Dragon 2
Best Foreign-Language Film – Leviathan, Russia
Best Actor in a Miniseries or TV Movie – Billy Bob Thornton, Fargo
Best Actress in a Miniseries or TV Movie – Maggie Gyllenhaal, The Honorable Woman
Best TV Movie or Miniseries – Fargo, FX
Best Actor, TV Series Comedy – Jeffrey Tambor, Transparent
Best Actress in a TV Series, Comedy – Gina Rodriguez, Jane The Virgin
Best TV Series, Comedy or Musical – Transparent, Amazon Instant Video
Best Actor in a TV Series, Drama – Kevin Spacey, House of Cards
Best Actress in a TV Series, Drama – Ruth Wilson, The Affair
Best TV Series, Drama – The Affair, Showtime
Best Screenplay, Motion Picture – Armando Bo, Alexander Dinelaris, Jr., Nicolás Giacobone & Alejandro González Iñárritu, Birdman
Best Director – Richard Linklater, Boyhood
Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical – Michael Keaton, Birdman
Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy – Amy Adams, Big Eyes
Best Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy – Grand Budapest Hotel
Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama – Eddie Redmayne, The Theory of Everything
Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama – Julianne Moore, Still Alice
Best Motion Picture, Drama – Boyhood
The Golden Globes Awards Ceremony 2015:
5:00 PM (PT): And we’re off! Tina Fey and Amy Poehler start off the night hilariously poking fun at the Sony scandal and “The Interview”.
5:05 PM (PT): The hosts have fun at the expense of George Clooney (this year’s Cecil B. DeMille award recipient), Joaquin Phoenix, Julia Louis-Dreyfuss, Jennifer Aniston, and a slew of other celebrities, and then go into a game of “Who Would You Rather?”. Most people are probably playing along at home.
5:10 PM (PT): Bill Cosby rape joke and ensuing impressions. Had to happen.
5:11 PM (PT): Jennifer Aniston and Benedict Cumberbatch present the first award of the evening, Best Supporting Actor for a Motion Picture.
Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture
Robert Duvall, The Judge
Ethan Hawke, Boyhood
Edward Norton, Birdman
Mark Ruffalo, Foxcatcher
J.K. Simmons, Whiplash (Winner)
Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Miniseries, or TV Movie
Uzo Aduba, Orange Is the New Black
Kathy Bates, American Horror Story: Freak Show
Joanne Froggatt, Downton Abbey (Winner)
Allison Janney, Mom
Michelle Monaghan, True Detective
5:22 PM (PT): After a brief commercial break, Jennifer Lopez and Jeremy Renner bring us back to the awards by presenting the award for:
Best TV Movie or Miniseries
Fargo, FX (Winner)
The Missing, Starz
The Normal Heart, HBO
Olive Kitteridge, HBO
True Detective, HBO
Best Actor in a Miniseries or TV Movie
Martin Freeman, Fargo
Woody Harrelson, True Detective
Matthew McConaughey, True Detective
Mark Ruffalo, The Normal Heart
Billy Bob Thornton, Fargo (Winner)
5:25 PM (PT): “Fargo” is already cleaning up pretty nicely, with a best TV movie or miniseries win, as well as a best actor win for Billy Bob Thornton.
5:27 PM (PT): Naomi Watts present a small trailer for “Birdman”, starring Michael Keaton and up for numerous awards this evening.
5:34 PM (PT): The HFPA President comes out and makes a speech about the freedom of journalistic expression. He calls for people to unite behind the freedom of the press, especially in light of the Sony scandal and the recent Charlie Hebdo attacks.
5:36 PM (PT): Colin Firth gives a little background on the story of “The Imitation Game” before presenting a trailer of the nominated movie.
Best Actress in a TV Series, Comedy
Lena Dunham, Girls
Edie Falco, Nurse Jackie
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep
Gina Rodriguez, Jane the Virgin (Winner)
Taylor Schilling, Orange Is the New Black
Best TV Series, Comedy or Musical
Jane the Virgin, The CW
Orange Is the New Black, Netflix
Silicon Valley, HBO
Transparent, Amazon Instant Video (Winner)
5:49 PM (PT): Sienna Miller and Vince Vaughn present the award for:
Best Original Score, Motion Picture
Alexandre Desplat, The Imitation Game
Johann Johannsson, The Theory of Everything (Winner)
Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross, Gone Girl
Antonio Sanchez, Birdman
Hans Zimmer, Interstellar
5:51 PM (PT): Surprise presenter Prince presents the award for Best Original Song to Common and John Legend for “Glory” in “Selma”. Common talks about the horrible tragedy of the recent police shootings in New York and speaks for all those fighting injustice.
Best Original Song, Motion Picture
“Big Eyes,” Big Eyes (Lana Del Rey)
“Glory,” Selma (John Legend and Common) (Winner)
“Mercy Is,” Noah (Patti Smith and Lenny K)
“Opportunity,” Annie (Greg Kurstin, Sia Furler and Will Gluck)
“Yellow Flicker Beat,” The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 (Lorde)
Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Mini-Series or TV Movie
Matt Bomer, The Normal Heart (Winner)
Alan Cumming, The Good Wife
Colin Hanks, Fargo
Bill Murray, Olive Kitteridge
Jon Voight, Ray Donovan
6:04 PM (PT): Former host Ricky Gervais comes out and, as is his style, insults the entire audience by talking about their overprivileged status and all the illegal things they’ve probably done to get there. He then presents the award for:
Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy
Amy Adams, Big Eyes (Winner)
Emily Blunt, Into the Woods
Helen Mirren, The Hundred-Foot Journey
Julianne Moore, Maps to the Stars
Quvenzhané Wallis, Annie
6:13 PM (PT): Salma Hayek and Kevin Hart present the award for Best Animated Feature Film while Hart promotes “The Wedding Ringer”, coming out next week.
Best Animated Feature Film
Big Hero 6
The Book of Life
How to Train Your Dragon 2 (Winner)
The Lego Movie
6:16 PM (PT): The winners for Best Animated Feature Film at DreamWorks thank Jim Gianopulos for helping produce their movie.
6:18 PM (PT): Jared Leto gets up to present the Best Supporting Actress award, and also brings attention to the Charlie Hebdo attacks with “Je Suis Charlie”.
Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
Patricia Arquette, Boyhood (Winner)
Jessica Chastain, A Most Violent Year
Keira Knightley, The Imitation Game
Emma Stone, Birdman
Meryl Streep, Into the Woods
6:26 PM (PT): Amy Poehler and Tina Fey take the stage again along with Margaret Cho doing her North Korean impersonation.
Best Screenplay, Motion Picture
Wes Anderson, The Grand Budapest Hotel
Gillian Flynn, Gone Girl
Armando Bo, Alexander Dinelaris, Jr., Nicolás Giacobone & Alejandro González Iñárritu, Birdman (Winner)
Richard Linklater, Boyhood
Graham Moore, The Imitation Game
Best Actor, TV Series Comedy
Louis C.K., Louis
Don Cheadle, House of Lies
Ricky Gervais, Derek
William H. Macy, Shameless
Jeffrey Tambor, Transparent (Winner)
6:36 PM (PT): Another win for “Transparent”, with Jeffrey Tambor winning for Best Actor. Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin present him the award; Lily Tomlin makes a slight slip by saying Don Cheadle is in “House of Cards” instead of “House of Lies”, and Jane Fonda is ridiculously well-preserved for 77 years old.
Best Foreign-Language Film
Force Majeure, Sweden
Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem, Israel
Leviathan, Russia (Winner)
Best Actress in a Miniseries or TV Movie
Maggie Gyllenhaal, The Honorable Woman (Winner)
Jessica Lange, American Horror Story: Freak Show
Frances McDormand, Olive Kitteridge
Frances O’Connor, The Missing
Allison Tolman, Fargo
6:44 PM (PT): Maggie Gyllenhaal makes a great speech referring to the “wealth of roles for actual women” on film and TV today.
Best TV Series, Drama
The Affair, Showtime (Winner)
Downton Abbey, PBS
Game of Thrones, HBO
The Good Wife, CBS
House of Cards, Netflix
Best Actor in a TV Series, Drama
Clive Owen, The Knick
Liev Schreiber, Ray Donovan
Kevin Spacey, House of Cards (Winner)
James Spader, The Blacklist
Dominic West, The Affair
7:07 PM (PT): Julianna Margulies and Don Cheadle present the Cecil B. De Mille Lifetime Achievement Award to George Clooney. And have a competition over who is a better friend of his. George Clooney has been nominated for more Golden Globes in more categories than anyone in history, apparently.
7:10 PM (PT): The Golden Globes put together a wonderful montage of clips from George Clooney’s movies, TV shows, and humanitarian work in real life, before honoring him with the Cecil B. De Mille Award.
7:17 PM (PT): George Clooney gives a heartfelt speech thanking the people he’s worked with over the years, as well as his new wife, talking about how grateful he is to have found her. He also references the million-person march in Paris today, ending his speech with “Je Suis Charlie”.
7:24 PM (PT): Previous Cecil B. DeMille award winner Harrison Ford goes on stage to present the award for Best Director.
Wes Anderson, The Grand Budapest Hotel
Ava DuVernay, Selma
David Fincher, Gone Girl
Alejandro González Iñárritu, Birdman
Richard Linklater, Boyhood (Winner)
Best Actress in a TV Series, Drama
Claire Danes, Homeland
Viola Davis, How to Get Away With Murder
Julianna Margulies, The Good Wife
Ruth Wilson, The Affair (Winner)
Robin Wright, House of Cards
Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
Ray Fiennes, The Grand Budapest Hotel
Michael Keaton, Birdman (Winner)
Bill Murray, St. Vincent
Joaquin Phoenix, Inherent Vice
Christoph Waltz, Big Eyes
7:33 PM (PT): “Birdman” has done well tonight – best screenplay and now, best actor.
Best Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy
Grand Budapest Hotel (Winner)
Into the Woods
Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama
Jennifer Aniston, Cake
Felicity Jones, The Theory of Everything
Julianne Moore, Still Alice (Winner)
Rosamund Pike, Gone Girl
Reese Witherspoon, Wild
Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama
Steve Carell, Foxcatcher
Benedict Cumberbatch, The Imitation Game
Jake Gyllenhaal, Nightcrawler
David Oyelowo, Selma
Eddie Redmayne, The Theory of Everything (Winner)
7:54 PM (PT): Though the awards show has been moving quite fast, they’re running a little long, so the last few presenters are all speaking double time.
7:59 PM (PT): The legendary Meryl Streep gets up to present the last award of the evening, for Best Motion Picture, and says a farewell to Tina Fey and Amy Poehler, who will not be returning as hosts next year.
Best Motion Picture, Drama
The Imitation Game
The Theory of Everything
8:00 PM (PT): And we’re done! That’s the end of the ceremony. Full awards list included in the introduction.