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Golden Globes 2022: The winners and highlights

“West Side Story,” “The Power of the Dog,” “King Richard” were some of the big winners

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Golden Globe statuettes at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California.

Golden Globe statuettes are seen during a news conference at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif.

Matt Sayles, Associated Press

The 79th Golden Globe Awards, which usually garner around 18 million viewers, was reduced to a live blog on Sunday night.

The awards proceeded without a telecast, nominees, a red carpet, a host, press and a live stream. Instead, some members of the Hollywood Foreign Press gathered at the Beverly Hilton hotel for a 90-minute private event, according to CBS News.

Who are the movie winners?

  • Steven Speilberg’s “West Side Story” won several awards — best picture comedy or musical, best actress for Rachel Zegler and best supporting actress for Ariana DeBose.
  • “The Power of the Dog,” a western starring Benedict Cumberbatch, also won three awards, including best picture for a drama, best director for Jane Campion and best supporting actor for Kodi Smit-McPhee, per CNET.
  • Will Smith won best actor in a drama motion picture for his role as Richard Williams, the father of Venus and Serena Williams in “King Richard.” This is a first for the veteran actor.
  • Nicole Kidman snagged an award for best actress in a motion picture for her role as Lucille Ball in “Being the Ricardos.”
  • Last but not least, Andrew Garfield earned the best actor in a musical or comedy motion picture for “Tick, Tick...Boom!”

And what about television?

Per Variety, “Succession” was a big hit, snagging best TV series, as well as best supporting actress in a TV role for Sarah Snook and best actor in a TV series, drama for Jeremy Strong.

Kate Winslet from “Mare of Easttown” won best actress in a limited series.

“Hacks” scored twice by winning best musical or comedy TV series a musical or comedy and best actress in a musical or comedy TV series for Jean Smart.

See all the nominees and winners here.