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Winners: Golden Globes and Critics Choice Awards

posted by Nell Minow

It’s looking good for “The Social Network,” Colin Firth, Natalie Portman, Christian Bale, Melissa Leo, and Trent Reznor as the leading predictors of the Oscar race gave out their awards this weekend.
Golden Globe winners:
MOTION PICTURES:
– Picture, Drama: “The Social Network.”
– Picture, Musical or Comedy: “The Kids Are All Right.”
– Actor, Drama: Colin Firth, “The King’s Speech.”
– Actress, Drama: Natalie Portman, “Black Swan.”
– Director: David Fincher, “The Social Network.”
– Actress, Musical or Comedy: Annette Bening, “The Kids Are All Right.”
– Actor, Musical or Comedy: Paul Giamatti, “Barney’s Version.”
– Supporting Actor: Christian Bale, “The Fighter.”
– Supporting Actress: Melissa Leo, “The Fighter.”
– Foreign Language: “In a Better World.”
– Animated Film: “Toy Story 3.”
– Screenplay: Aaron Sorkin, “The Social Network.”
– Original Score: “The Social Network.”
– Original Song: “You Haven’t Seen the Last of Me,” (written by Diane Warren), “Burlesque.”
TELEVISION:
– Series, Drama: “Boardwalk Empire,” HBO.
– Actor, Drama: Steve Buscemi, “Boardwalk Empire.”
– Actress, Drama: Katey Sagal, “Sons of Anarchy.”
– Series, Musical or Comedy: “Glee,” Fox.
– Actor, Musical or Comedy: Jim Parsons, “The Big Bang Theory.”
– Actress, Musical or Comedy: Laura Linney, “The Big C.”
– Miniseries or Movie: “Carlos,” Sundance Channel.
– Actress, Miniseries or Movie: Claire Danes, “Temple Grandin.”
– Actor, Miniseries or Movie: Al Pacino, “You Don’t Know Jack.”
– Supporting Actress, Series, Miniseries or Movie: Jane Lynch, “Glee.”
– Supporting Actor, Series, Miniseries or Movie: Chris Colfer, “Glee.”
Critic’s Choice Awards
Best Picture: ‘The Social Network’
Best Actor: Colin Firth, ‘The King’s Speech’
Best Actress: Natalie Portman, ‘Black Swan’
Best Supporting Actor: Christian Bale, ‘The Fighter’
Best Supporting Actress: Melissa Leo, ‘The Fighter’
Best Young Actor/Actress: Hailee Steinfeld, ‘True Grit’
Best Acting Ensemble: ‘The Fighter’
Best Director: David Fincher, ‘The Social Network’
Best Original Screenplay: ‘The King’s Speech,’ David Seidler
Best Adapted Screenplay: ‘The Social Network,’ Aaron Sorkin
Best Cinematography: ‘Inception,’ Wally Pfister
Best Art Direction: ‘Inception,’ Guy Hendrix Dyas and Larry Dias & Doug Mowat
Best Editing: ‘Inception,’ Lee Smith
Best Costume Design: ‘Alice in Wonderland,’ Colleen Atwood
Best Makeup: ‘Alice in Wonderland’
Best Visual Effects: ‘Inception’
Best Sound: ‘Inception’
Best Animated Feature: ‘Toy Story 3′
Best Action Movie: ‘Inception’
Best Comedy: ‘Easy A’
Best Picture Made For Television: ‘The Pacific’
Best Foreign Language Film: ‘The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo’
Best Documentary Feature: ‘Waiting for ‘Superman” ‘
Best Song: ‘If I Rise,’ performed by Dido and A.R. Rahman/music by A.R. Rahman/lyrics by Dido Armstrong and Rollo Armstrong; ’127 Hours’
Best Score: ‘The Social Network,’ Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross



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