Cate Blanchett wins Best Actress award at Golden Globe Awards

Cate Blanchett wins Best Actress for ‘Tar’, winning Australia’s only trophy at the 80th Annual Awards Show returning to television after a diversity and ethics scandal.

Steven Spielberg’s Favermans and the dark comedy Banshees of Inisherin have won Best Picture at the Golden Globe Awards. Hollywood has returned to shows that have been off TV by scandals.

The actress was unable to receive the award in person as she is filming in the UK.

A coming-of-age story based on Spielberg’s teenage years, Mr. and Mrs. Fabelman were voted best motion picture drama in a star-studded ceremony.

Banshees of Inisherin, the story of a friend’s feud on an Irish island, won Best Musical or Comedy Film.

The award could give both films a boost on their way to the Academy Awards in March.

Blanchett’s victory on Tuesday followed losses of fellow Australians Hugh Jackman, Margot Robbie, Baz Luhrmann and Elizabeth Debicki.

Luhrmann was a Best Director nominee for ‘Elvis’ but lost to Steven Spielberg, and his coming-of-age film ‘The Fabermans’ shared Elvis’ top honors with sci-fi blockbuster ‘Avatar: Path of the Water’. were fighting.

However, Elvis claimed that Austin Butler, who starred in it, won Best Actor.

“I’m in this room with all the heroes,” Butler said as he accepted the award.

“I can’t believe I’m here. Brad (Pitt), I love you. Quentin (Tarantino), I printed Pulp Fiction when I was 12.”

A flashy Elvis biopic and sci-fi blockbuster, Avatar: Path of Water was vying for top honors for best drama film against the Fabelmann family and Tarr.

Top Gun: Maverick was also in the mix, but the military action film’s potential was likely undermined by star Tom Cruise’s return of the globe statue in protest in 2021, he said. award expert said.

Veteran actor Michelle Yeoh also won best movie for Everything Everywhere All at Once, defeating Robbie for her role in Babylon.

“Hollywood was a dream come true until I came here,” said the Malaysian-born actor, noting that she was called a “minority” and could speak English early in her career. I asked if

Colin Farrell, who won Best Actor in a Motion Picture Musical or Comedy for his work in Inisherin’s dark Irish comedy Banshees, thanked his fellow cast members, including Jenny the Donkey.

In the TV category, Julia Garner won Best Supporting Actress for a TV series in the Ozarks, beating out Debicki, who played Princess Diana in the fifth season of The Crown.

Abbott Elementary creator and star Quinta Branson won Best Actress in a Television Musical or Comedy.

Celebrity and broadcaster NBC has pulled out of the 2022 Globe Awards due to an ethical lapse by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA), the group that awards the award.

A larger and more diverse membership and other changes by the HFPA have persuaded many of the biggest movie and television stars to support this year’s awards ceremony.

The show played out much the same as in years past, except for a scathing monologue from comedian and host Jerrod Carmichael, who opened the show by joking, “I’m here because I’m black.” .

“One day you are making mint tea at home. it was done.

Nearly 200 journalists and international film industry insiders voted for this year’s Globe Awards.

Nearly 52% of those voters are racially and ethnically diverse, 10% of whom are black, according to the HFPA.