Photos: Nomadland, The Crown win big at a socially distant Golden Globes 2021

  • Usually a star-packed, laid-back party that draws the US film industry’s biggest names to a Beverly Hills hotel ballroom, this pandemic edition of the Golden Globes awards night was broadcast from two scaled-down venues, with frontline and essential workers among the few in attendance.
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Emma Corrin (on screen) accepting the Best Television Actress – Drama Series award for "The Crown" via video from Kyra Sedgwick and Kevin Bacon at the 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on February 28.( Christopher Polk / NBCUniversal / AFP)

Emma Corrin (on screen) accepting the Best Television Actress – Drama Series award for "The Crown" via video from Kyra Sedgwick and Kevin Bacon at the 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on February 28.( Christopher Polk / NBCUniversal / AFP)

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Sean Penn presents during the 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, California on February 28. More than any other Hollywood award show, the Globes have built a reputation for hosting a star-packed, champagne-drenched party of a night. This year, with all those elements absent due to Covid-19, the night was reported as more intimate, albeit lukewarm affair.(HFPA / AFP)

Sean Penn presents during the 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, California on February 28. More than any other Hollywood award show, the Globes have built a reputation for hosting a star-packed, champagne-drenched party of a night. This year, with all those elements absent due to Covid-19, the night was reported as more intimate, albeit lukewarm affair.(HFPA / AFP)

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Hosts Tina Fey (L), from New York, and Amy Poehler, from Beverly Hills, speaking at the Golden Globe ceremony, on February 28. The 78th annual Golden Globe Awards ceremony took place from both coasts of the US this year --Rainbow Room in New York and Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles.(NBC via AP)

Hosts Tina Fey (L), from New York, and Amy Poehler, from Beverly Hills, speaking at the Golden Globe ceremony, on February 28. The 78th annual Golden Globe Awards ceremony took place from both coasts of the US this year --Rainbow Room in New York and Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles.(NBC via AP)

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Gillian Anderson speaks after winning Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Supporting Role for "The Crown," during the 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards. In TV categories, Netflix's royal drama "The Crown" scored four trophies -- the best drama series, best drama actress and actor to Emma Corrin and Josh O'Connor and best supporting actress-drama to Gillian Anderson for her role as former British PM Margaret Thatcher.(Christopher Polk / NBC via REUTERS)

Gillian Anderson speaks after winning Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Supporting Role for "The Crown," during the 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards. In TV categories, Netflix's royal drama "The Crown" scored four trophies -- the best drama series, best drama actress and actor to Emma Corrin and Josh O'Connor and best supporting actress-drama to Gillian Anderson for her role as former British PM Margaret Thatcher.(Christopher Polk / NBC via REUTERS)

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Daniel Kaluuya bagged his maiden Golden Globe award for his impassioned performance as the Black Panther Party chairman Fred Hampton in "Judas and the Black Messiah." Kaluuya, who won the first honour of the scaled down ceremony, faced a technical problem as he started his acceptance speech –not unlike many a Zoom calls this past year.(Christopher Polk / NBC via REUTERS)

Daniel Kaluuya bagged his maiden Golden Globe award for his impassioned performance as the Black Panther Party chairman Fred Hampton in "Judas and the Black Messiah." Kaluuya, who won the first honour of the scaled down ceremony, faced a technical problem as he started his acceptance speech –not unlike many a Zoom calls this past year.(Christopher Polk / NBC via REUTERS)

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A couple watches the Golden Globe Awards from the comfort of their home in Eagle Rock, California. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA), the body that conducts the Golden Globes which is facing fire over its lack of Black representation among its ranks, tried to douse the flames as it awarded people of colour in top acting categories.(Valerie Macon / AFP)

A couple watches the Golden Globe Awards from the comfort of their home in Eagle Rock, California. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA), the body that conducts the Golden Globes which is facing fire over its lack of Black representation among its ranks, tried to douse the flames as it awarded people of colour in top acting categories.(Valerie Macon / AFP)

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Director Lee Isaac Chung is hugged by his daughter as he accepts the award for best foreign language motion picture for "Minari" from the United States at the Golden Globe Awards.(NBC via AP)

Director Lee Isaac Chung is hugged by his daughter as he accepts the award for best foreign language motion picture for "Minari" from the United States at the Golden Globe Awards.(NBC via AP)

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Rosamund Pike accepts the Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical/Comedy award for "I Care a Lot," via video, from Ben Stiller, who was presenting the award from New York,(Peter Kramer/NBC via REUTERS)

Rosamund Pike accepts the Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical/Comedy award for "I Care a Lot," via video, from Ben Stiller, who was presenting the award from New York,(Peter Kramer/NBC via REUTERS)

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Veteran actor-activist Jane Fonda, who was awarded the Cecil B DeMille Award for her lasting impact in entertainment world, highlighted the need of diversity "So let's all of us make an effort to expand that tent so that everyone rises and gets a chance to be seen and heard," Fonda said in her acceptance speech.(Rich Polk / NBCUniversal / AFP)

Veteran actor-activist Jane Fonda, who was awarded the Cecil B DeMille Award for her lasting impact in entertainment world, highlighted the need of diversity "So let's all of us make an effort to expand that tent so that everyone rises and gets a chance to be seen and heard," Fonda said in her acceptance speech.(Rich Polk / NBCUniversal / AFP)

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Chloe Zhao accepts the Best Director - Motion Picture award for "Nomadland" during from the 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards. Zhao, a Chinese-American filmmaker, also won the best director trophy, becoming the only second woman director and the first woman director of Asian descent to win at the Globes.(NBC via REUTERS)

Chloe Zhao accepts the Best Director - Motion Picture award for "Nomadland" during from the 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards. Zhao, a Chinese-American filmmaker, also won the best director trophy, becoming the only second woman director and the first woman director of Asian descent to win at the Globes.(NBC via REUTERS)

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