Saoirse Ronan Wins Best Actress At Golden Globes

Saoirse Ronan Wins Best Actress At Golden Globes
Andrew Lowth
Andrew Lowth

8 Jan 2018

Irish actress Saoirse Ronan looks set to go head-to-head with Frances McDormand for the Best Actress Oscar after both were honoured at the Golden Globes last night.

Saoirse claimed the Best Actress in a Comedy or Musical award for her role in 'Lady Bird', while McDormand won the Drama equivalent for her performance in 'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri'.

Both were hotly tipped to claim their respective awards, and both expected to be in the reckoning for the Academy Award.

'Three Billboards...' claimed 4 awards on the night including Best Picture: Drama, with Irish writer and director Martin McDonagh claiming the award for Best Screenplay.

McDonagh was also up for the Best Director award, which went the way of Guillermo Del Toro for his movie 'The Shape Of Water'.

The full list of winners is as follows:

Best Motion Picture - Drama
 
"Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri"
 
Best Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
 
"Lady Bird"
 
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
 
Frances McDormand, "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri"
 
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
 
Gary Oldman, "Darkest Hour"
 
Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
 
Saoirse Ronan, "Lady Bird" 
 
Best Director
 
Guillermo del Toro, "The Shape of Water"
 
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
 
James Franco, "The Disaster Artist"
 
Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
 
Allison Janney, "I, Tonya"
 
Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture
 
Sam Rockwell, "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri"
 
Best Original Score in a Motion Picture
 
"The Shape of Water"
 
Best Original Song in a Motion Picture
 
"This Is Me," "The Greatest Showman"
 
Best Screenplay in a Motion Picture
 
"Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri"
 
Best Motion Picture - Foreign Language
 
"In the Fade"
 
Best Animated Film
 
"Coco"
 
Best TV series - Drama
 
"The Handmaid's Tale"
 
Best performance by Actress in a TV series - Drama
 
Elisabeth Moss, "The Handmaid's Tale"
 
Best performance by an Actor in a TV Series - Drama
Sterling K. Brown, "This is Us"
 
Best TV series - Musical or Comedy
 
"Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" 
 
Best performance by an Actor in a TV series - Musical or Comedy
 
Aziz Ansari "Master of None"
 
Best performance by an Actress in a TV series - Musical or Comedy
 
Rachel Brosnahan, "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel"
 
Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
 
"Big Little Lies"
 
Best Performance by an Actor in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
 
Ewan McGregor, "Fargo"
 
Best Performance by an Actress in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
 
Nicole Kidman, "Big Little Lies" 
 
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
 
Alexander Skarsgard, "Big Little Lies"
 
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
 
Laura Dern, "Big Little Lies"