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'Three Billboards' Director Martin McDonagh Blasts Hollywood's 'Bland PC Filmmaking'

Afterparty Highlights From the 2018 Golden Globes Afterparty Highlights From the 2018 Golden Globes
Diane Mills | 10 January, 2018, 02:10

Actor, Musical or Comedy: James Franco, "The Disaster Artist".

It was a big night for Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri. The awards, which have a reputation for being the legitimate precursor to the prestigious Oscars, saw Guillermo del Toro's fantasy thriller, The Shape Of Water, win bigalong with Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri and Lady Bird.

"Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" director Martin McDonagh thinks there's "too much bland PC filmmaking" in Hollywood right now.

On the big-screen side, writer-director Martin McDonagh's dark drama Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri was the biggest victor, receiving six nominations and four awards over the course of the night.

Lady Bird, which won Saoirse Ronan the Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical for, isn't due here until February 15.

Gary Oldman was named best actor in a drama film for Darkest Hour, the story of Churchill's return to Downing Street during the Second World War.

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But you'll have to shell out for multiple streaming services.

The series' lead, Elisabeth Moss, took home the "Best Actress" award.

It's also been a while since we've seen Sam Rockwell in a movie; the 49-year-old took out the Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture on Sunday for his portrayal of the idiot cop Dixon, whose racism is only topped by his violence.

But you'll need Sky TV's streaming service Neon to watch Big Little Lies, which won Best Limited Series, Best Actress for Nicole Kidman, and Best Supporting Actor and Actress awards for Laura Dern and Alexander Skarsgard.

Ewan McGregor was best actor in a TV movie for Fargo, in which he played identical twins.

Series, Musical or Comedy: "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel".

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