Golden Globes 2021: 'The Crown' Rules

Golden Globes 2021: 'The Crown' Rules

Golden Globes 2021: The Crown won Best TV Series (Drama)


  • 'The Crown' won four Globes including Best TV Series - Drama
  • 'Schitt's Creek' won the Best TV Series (Musical/Comedy)
  • Rosamund Pike won Best Actress - Musical/Comedy (Film)
New Delhi:

The Crown vaulted into pole position midway through the Golden Globes, winning Best TV Series - Drama as well as the top acting awards for its stars Josh O'Connor and Emma Corrin who play Prince Charles and Princess Diana. Gillian Anderson, who plays Margaret Thatcher, also won Best Supporting Actress (TV). The Crown led the nominees slate for TV with six nods. Hit show Schitt's Creek scored Best TV Series - Musical/Comedy as well as Best Actress - Musical/Comedy (TV) for its star Catherine O'Hara. The Golden Globe for Best Actress - Musical/Comedy (Film) went to Rosamund Pike for I Care A Lot. Jodie Foster won Best Supporting Actress (Film) for The Mauritanian.

The first award of the night - Best Supporting Actor (Film) - went to Daniel Kaluuya for his performance in biographical drama Judas And The Black Messiah. This was followed by John Boyega's win as the Best Supporting Actor (TV) for the show Small Axe. Jason Sudeikis won Best Actor - Musical/Comedy (TV) for Ted Lasso and Mark Ruffalo won Best Actor in a Miniseries or TV Film for I Know This Much Is True. Pixar offering Soul won two awards - Best Animated Feature and Best Original Score. Minari won Best Foreign Language Film.

The nominations for the Golden Globes were announced on February 3. Mank and The Trial Of The Chicago 7 topped the leader board with 6 and 5 nominations respectively in the film categories; The Crown led the TV slate with 6 nods followed by Schitt's Creek with 5.  

The 78th Golden Globe Awards - one of the biggest nights in Hollywood's calendar - are being held on February 28 (March 1 for India), nearly two months later than usual because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The bi-coastal ceremony is being hosted by Tina Fey in New York and Amy Poehler in Los Angeles. Here is the complete list of winners.

The winners in the film categories

Best Film - Drama:

Best Film - Musical/Comedy:

Best Director:

Best Actress - Drama:

Best Actor - Drama:

Best Actress - Musical/Comedy: Rosamund Pike for I Care A Lot

Best Actor - Musical/Comedy:

Best Supporting Actress: Jodie Foster for The Mauritanian

Best Supporting Actor: Daniel Kaluuya for Judas And The Black Messiah

Best Screenplay: Aaron Sorkin for The Trial of the Chicago 7

Best Foreign Language Film: Minari (USA)

Best Animated Feature: Soul

Best Original Score: Soul

Best Original Song: Io Si (Seen) from The Life Ahead

The winners in the television categories

Best TV Series - Drama: The Crown

Best TV Series - Musical/Comedy: Schitt's Creek

Best Miniseries or TV Film:

Best Actress - Drama: Emma Corrin for The Crown

Best Actor - Drama: Josh O'Connor for The Crown

Best Actress - Musical/Comedy: Catherine O'Hara for Schitt's Creek

Best Actor - Musical/Comedy: Jason Sudeikis for Ted Lasso

Best Supporting Actress: Gillian Anderson for The Crown

Best Supporting Actor: John Boyega for Small Axe

Best Actress in a Miniseries or TV Film:

Best Actor in a Miniseries or TV Film: Mark Ruffalo for I Know This Much Is True

Actress Jane Fonda was the recipient of this year's Cecil B. deMille Award at the 78th Golden Globes. TV writer-producer Norman Lear was honoured with the Carol Burnett Award this year.

(This list is being updated as awards are announced)