2016 Golden Globe Winners: The Complete List

on January 10, 2016, 8:13pm

The 2016 Golden Globe Awards were held Sunday evening at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. Now in its 73rd year, the Golden Globes honor the best in film and television.

The Revenant won Best Motion Picture, Drama over Carol, Mad Max: Fury Road, Room, and Spotlight. Meanwhile, The Martian won Best Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical, rocketing high over The Big Short, Joy, Spy, and Trainwreck.

Alejandro González Iñárritu grabbed Best Director for The Revenant, beating Todd Haynes, Tom McCarthy, George Miller, and Ridley Scott.

Leonardo DiCaprio took home Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama for The Revenant, mauling Bryan Cranston, Michael Fassbender, Eddie Redmayne, and Will Smith.  Brie Larson won Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama for Room, sequestering Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara, Saoirse Ronan, and Alicia Vikander.

Matt Damon landed on Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical for The Martian, beating out Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Al Pacino, and Mark Ruffalo. Jennifer Lawrence sopped up Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical for Joy, sweeping away Melissa McCarthy, Amy Schumer, Maggie Smith, and Lily Tomlin.

Kate Winslet claimed the award for Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture for Steve Jobs, beating out Jane Fonda, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Helen Mirren, and Alicia Vikander. The award for Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture was snagged by Sylvester Stallone for Creed, knocking out Paul Dano, Idris Elba, Mark Rylance, and Michael Shannon.

Aaron Sorkin won Best Screenplay for Steve Jobs, scorching some stiff competition from Emma Donoghue, Tom McCarthy, Quentin Tarantino, and finally, Josh Singer, Charles Randolph, and Adam McKay.

The great and legendary Ennio Morricone won Best Original Score for The Hateful Eight, beating out the likes of Carter Burwell, Alexandre Desplat, Daniel Pemberton, and Bryce Dessner, Ryuichi Sakamoto, and Alva Noto. In the Best Original Song category, Sam Smith won for “Writing’s On The Wall” for Spectre, beating Ellie Goulding, Brian Wilson, Wiz Khalifa featuring Charlie Puth, and David Lang.

No surprise there, Inside Out won Best Animated Feature, topping Anomalisa, The Good Dinosaur, The Peanuts Movie, and Shaun The Sheep. Hungarian film Son of Saul took home Best Foreign Film over The Brand New Testament, The Club,
The Fencer, and Mustang.

In a surprising twist, Lady Gaga won Best Performance by an Actress in a TV Miniseries or Movie for American Horror Story: Hotel, leaving Kirsten Dunst, Sarah Hay, Felicity Huffman, and Queen Latifah in the dust.

So, how did we do? See our original predictions here.

Film Nominations

Best Motion Picture, Drama
Mad Max: Fury Road
The Revenant

Best Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
The Big Short
The Martian

Best Director, Motion Picture
Todd Haynes, Carol
Alejandro Iñárritu, The Revenant
Tom McCarthy, Spotlight
George Miller, Mad Max: Fury Road
Ridley Scott, The Martian

Best Screenplay, Motion Picture
Emma Donoghue, Room
Tom McCarthy, Josh Singer, Spotlight
Charles Randolph, Adam McKay, The Big Short
Aaron Sorkin, Steve Jobs
Quentin Tarantino, The Hateful Eight

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama
Bryan Cranston, Trumbo
Leonardo DiCaprio, The Revenant
Michael Fassbender, Steve Jobs
Eddie Redmayne, The Danish Girl
Will Smith, Concussion

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama
Cate Blanchett, Carol
Brie Larson, Room
Rooney Mara, Carol
Saoirse Ronan, Brooklyn
Alicia Vikander, The Danish Girl

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
Christian Bale, The Big Short
Steve Carell, The Big Short
Matt Damon, The Martian
Al Pacino, Danny Collins
Mark Ruffalo, Infinitely Polar Bear

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
Jennifer Lawrence, Joy
Melissa McCarthy, Spy
Amy Schumer, Trainwreck
Maggie Smith, Lady in the Van
Lily Tomlin, Grandma

Best Performance by a Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture
Paul Dano, Love & Mercy
Idris Elba, Beasts of No Nation
Mark Rylance, Bridge of Spies
Michael Shannon, 99 Homes
Sylvester Stallone, Creed

Best Performance by a Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
Jane Fonda, Youth
Jennifer Jason Leigh, The Hateful Eight
Helen Mirren, Trumbo
Alicia Vikander, Ex Machina
Kate Winslet, Steve Jobs

Best Original Song in a Motion Picture
Ellie Goulding, “Love Me Like You Do” (Fifty Shades of Grey)
Brian Wilson, “One Kind of Love” (Love & Mercy)
Wiz Khalifa featuring Charlie Puth, “See You Again” (Furious 7)
David Lang, Simple Sound #3 (Youth)
Sam Smith, “Writing’s On The Wall” (Spectre)

Best Original Score in a Motion Picture
Carter Burwell, Carol
Alexandre Desplat, The Danish Girl
Ennio Morricone, The Hateful Eight
Daniel Pemberton, Steve Jobs
Bryce Dessner, Ryuichi Sakamoto & Alva Noto, The Revenant

Best Foreign Film
The Brand New Testament
The Club
The Fencer
Son of Saul

Animated Feature Film
The Good Dinosaur
Inside Out
The Peanuts Movie
Shaun The Sheep

TV Nominations

Best TV Series, Drama
Game of Thrones
Mr. Robot

Best Comedy Series
Mozart in the Jungle
Orange Is the New Black
Silicon Valley

Best TV Miniseries or Movie
American Crime
American Horror Story: Hotel
Flesh and Bone
Wolf Hall

Best Performance by an Actor in a TV Series, Drama
Jon Hamm, Mad Men
Rami Malek, Mr. Robot
Wagner Moura, Narcos
Bob Odenkirk, Better Call Saul
Liev Schreiber, Ray Donovan

Best Performance by an Actress in TV Series, Drama
Caitriona Balfe, Outlander
Viola Davis, How to Get Away With Murder
Eva Green, Penny Dreadful
Taraji P. Henson, Empire
Robin Wright, House of Cards

Best Performance by an Actor in TV Series, Comedy
Aziz Ansari, Master of None
Gael Garcia Bernal, Mozart in the Jungle
Rob Lowe, The Grinder
Patrick Stewart, Blunt Talk
Jeffrey Tambor, Transparent

Best Performance by an Actress in TV Series, Comedy
Rachel Bloom, Crazy Ex Girlfriend
Jamie Lee Curtis, Scream Queens
Julia Louis Dreyfus, Veep
Gina Rodriguez, Jane the Virgin
Lily Tomlin, Grace & Frankie

Best Performance by a Supporting Actor in  TV
Alan Cumming, The Good Wife
Damian Lewis, Wolf Hall
Ben Mendelsohn, Bloodline
Tobias Menzies, Outlander
Christian Slater, Mr. Robot

Best Performance by Supporting Actress in TV
Uzo Aduba, Orange is the New Black
Joanne Froggatt, Downton Abbey
Regina King, American Crime
Judith Light, Transparent
Maura Tierney, The Affair

Best Performance by an Actor in a TV Miniseries or Movie
Idris Elba, Luther
Oscar Isaac, Show Me a Hero
David Oyelowo, Nightingale
Mark Rylance, Wolf Hall
Patrick Wilson, Fargo

Best Performance by an Actress in a TV Miniseries or Movie
Kirsten Dunst, Fargo
Lady Gaga, American Horror Story: Hotel
Sarah Hay, Flesh & Bone
Felicity Huffman, American Crime
Queen Latifah, Bessie