Big Moments, Big Speeches at Golden Globes
Inspirational wins usually lead to inspirational words. Such was the case for the Golden Globe awards 2019.
Sandra Oh won the Golden Globe for Best Actress in a TV Series Drama for headlining Killing Eve on BBC America.
“I said yes to the fear of being on this stage tonight because I wanted to be here to look out into this audience and witness this moment of change,” Oh said tearfully. “Right now, this moment is real. Trust me, it is real. Because I see you and I see you — all of these faces of change — and now so will everyone else.”
Regina King won a Golden Globe for her supporting role in the movie If Beale Street Could Talk.
“I’m going to use my platform to say that in the next two years, everything I produce is going to be 50 percent women,” she said. “I know it’s going to be tough… Anyone out there who is in a position of power, not just in our industry, but in all industries, to stand with us in solidarity and do the same.”
Patricia Arquette won the Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actress in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television in Escape at Dannemora. During her acceptance speech, she dropped the F-bomb as she describing the makeup preparation she went through to play her character, Joyce “Tilly” Mitchell.
“How many f—ed up teeth does it take,” she joked.
Lady Gaga won the award for Best Original Song for “Shallow” from A Star Is Born. “I just have to say, as a woman in music, it is really hard to be taken seriously as a musician and a songwriter,” said Gaga.
Here is the list of female winners and their competition:
Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series – Drama
Caitriona Balfe (“Outlander”)
Elisabeth Moss (“The Handmaid’s Tale”)
Sandra Oh (“Killing Eve”) WINNER
Julia Roberts (“Homecoming”)
Keri Russell (“The Americans”)
Best Actress in a Supporting Role in any Motion Picture
Amy Adams (“Vice”)
Claire Foy (“First Man”)
Regina King (“If Beale Street Could Talk”) WINNER
Emma Stone (“The Favourite”)
Rachel Weisz (“The Favourite”)
Best Performance by an Actress in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Amy Adams (“Sharp Objects”)
Patricia Arquette (“Escape at Dannemora”) WINNER
Connie Britton (“Dirty John”)
Laura Dern (“The Tale”)
Regina King (“Seven Seconds”)