69th Golden Globe Awards

The 69th Golden Globe Awards, honoring the best in film and television of 2011, were broadcast live from the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California on January 15, 2012, by NBC. The host was Ricky Gervais, for the third consecutive year.[1] The musical theme for the year was composed by Yoshiki Hayashi, leader of the Japanese band X Japan.[2] The nominations were announced by Woody Harrelson, Sofía Vergara, Gerard Butler and Rashida Jones on December 15, 2011.[3] Multiple winners for the night included the silent film The Artist which won three awards and The Descendants winning two awards. Freshman television series Homeland also won two awards.[4][5]

69th Golden Globe Awards
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Official poster
DateJanuary 15, 2012
SiteThe Beverly Hilton,
Beverly Hills, California, U.S.
Hosted byRicky Gervais
Highlights
Best Film: DramaThe Descendants
Best Film: Musical or ComedyThe Artist
Best Drama SeriesHomeland
Best Musical or Comedy SeriesModern Family
Best Miniseries or Television movieDownton Abbey
Most awards(3) The Artist
Most nominations(6) The Artist

Winners and nomineesEdit

 
George Clooney, Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama winner
 
Meryl Streep, Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama winner
 
Jean Dujardin, Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy winner
 
Michelle Williams, Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy winner
 
Christopher Plummer, Best Supporting Actor winner
 
Octavia Spencer, Best Supporting Actress winner
 
Kelsey Grammer, Best Actor in a Television Series – Drama winner
 
Claire Danes, Best Actress in a Television Series – Drama winner
 
Matt LeBlanc, Best Actor in a Television Series – Musical or Comedy winner
 
Laura Dern, Best Actress in a Television Series – Musical or Comedy winner
 
Idris Elba, Best Actor in a Miniseries or Television Film winner
 
Kate Winslet, Best Actress in a Miniseries or Television Film winner
 
Peter Dinklage, Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Miniseries, or Television Film winner
 
Jessica Lange, Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Miniseries, or Television Film winner

These are the nominees for the 69th Golden Globe Awards. Winners are listed at the top of each list.

FilmEdit

Best Motion Picture
Drama Musical or Comedy
Best Performance in a Motion Picture – Drama
Actor Actress
Best Performance in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy
Actor Actress
Supporting Actor Supporting Actress
Best Director Best Screenplay
Best Original Score Best Original Song
Best Animated Feature Film Best Foreign Language Film

TelevisionEdit

Best Series
Drama Musical or Comedy
Best Performance in a Television Series – Drama
Actor Actress
Best Performance in a Television Series – Musical or Comedy
Actor Actress
Best Performance in a Miniseries or Television Film
Actor Actress
Best Supporting Performance in a Series, Miniseries, or Television Film
Actor Actress
Best Miniseries or Television Film

Multiple nominationsEdit

FilmsEdit

The following 15 films received multiple nominations:

Nominations Films
6 The Artist
5 The Descendants
The Help
4 The Ides of March
Midnight in Paris
Moneyball
3 Albert Nobbs
Hugo
My Week with Marilyn
2 50/50
Bridesmaids
Carnage
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
War Horse
W.E.

TelevisionEdit

The following 15 series received multiple nominations:

Nominations Series
4 Downton Abbey
Mildred Pierce
3 Boardwalk Empire
Cinema Verite
Homeland
The Hour
Modern Family
Too Big to Fail
2 30 Rock
American Horror Story
Boss
Enlightened
Episodes
Games of Thrones
New Girl

Multiple winsEdit

FilmEdit

The following 2 films received multiple wins:

Wins Film
3 The Artist
2 The Descendants

TelevisionEdit

The following series received multiple wins:

Wins Series
2 Homeland

CeremonyEdit

PresentersEdit

Presenter Accolade
Jessica Alba

Channing Tatum

Co-Present Best Animated Feature Film
Antonio Banderas

Salma Hayek

Co-Present Best Television Series — Comedy or Musical
Kate Beckinsale

Seth Rogen

Co-Present Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture — Musical or Comedy
Jessica Biel

Mark Wahlberg

Co-Present Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture — Musical or Comedy
Emily Blunt Introduces the clip Bridesmaids
Pierce Brosnan
Gerard Butler

Mila Kunis

Co-Present Best Performance by a Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture
George Clooney Introduces the clip Moneyball
Bradley Cooper Presents Best Performance by a Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
Meltem Cumbul Announces the Golden Globe rating
Johnny Depp Introduces the clip Hugo
Robert Downey, Jr. Introduces the clip The Artist
Jimmy Fallon

Adam Levine

Co-Present Best Original Song and Best Original Score
Tina Fey

Jane Lynch

Co-Present Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series — Comedy or Musical
Colin Firth Presents Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture — Drama
Jane Fonda Presents Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series — Comedy or Musical
Harrison Ford Presents Best Motion Picture — Drama
Sarah Michelle Gellar

Piper Perabo

Co-Present Best Performance by a Supporting Actor — Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Jake Gyllenhaal Introduces the clip My Week with Marylin
Dustin Hoffman Presents Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series — Drama
Felicity Huffman

William H. Macy

Co-Present Best Performance by a Supporting Actress — Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture made for Television
Angelina Jolie Presents Best Director
Nicole Kidman

Clive Owen

Co-Present Best Screenplay
Ashton Kutcher

Elle Macpherson

Co-Present Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series — Comedy or Musical
Queen Latifah Introduces the clip The Help
Rob Lowe

Julianne Moore

Co-Present Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Television Film and Best Miniseries or Television Film
Madonna Presents Best Foreign Language Film
Melissa McCarthy

Paula Patton

Co-Present Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series — Drama and Best Television Series — Drama
Ewan McGregor Introduces the clip 50/50
Katharine McPhee

Debra Messing

Co-Present Best Performance by an Actor — Miniseries or Television Film
Michelle Pfeiffer Introduces the clip War Horse
Freida Pinto Introduces the clip Midnight in Paris
Brad Pitt Introduces the clip The Ides of March
Sidney Potier

Helen Mirren

Co-Present Cecil B. DeMille Award to recipient Morgan Freeman
Natalie Portman Presents Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture — Drama
Reese Witherspoon Introduces the clip The Descedants

Cecil B. DeMille AwardEdit

Morgan Freeman

Miss Golden GlobeEdit

Rainey Qualley (daughter of Andie MacDowell & Paul Qualley)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Golden Globe and Emmy Award Winner Ricky Gervais Set for the Third Consecutive Year as Host of NBC's Live Broadcast of 'The 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards' on Sunday, January 15, 2012". Retrieved 13 December 2011.
  2. ^ "MTV Iggy:X Japan's Yoshiki On Composing For The Golden Globe Awards". Archived from the original on 2012-03-28. Retrieved 15 January 2012.
  3. ^ "It's Nominations Time!". Archived from the original on 2012-12-16. Retrieved 14 December 2011.
  4. ^ "Golden Globe winners: Christopher Plummer, Morgan Freeman, Idris Elba and more". Washington Post. 15 January 2012.
  5. ^ "Golden Globes 2012 – as it happened". The Guardian. Retrieved 6 March 2012.

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