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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

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.