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Big drama: 'Rhapsody' upsets 'Star Is Born' at Globes

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Oh won best performance by an actress in a drama television series for her role in the BBC's Killing Eve, becoming the first Asian woman to take home the award in nearly 40 years, the Independent also notes. In keeping with network TV's myopic tradition, NBC last night aired promotional spots from its streaming antagonists Netflix ("Bird Box") and Amazon Prime ("Hannah", "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel") as well as spots from cable rivals FX ("Fosse/Verdon") and HBO, which ran a 60-second teaser for the new seasons of "True Detective", "Veep" and "Game of Thrones" as well as the upcoming series "Watchmen" and "Euphoria".

It was also an underwhelming show for the Dick Cheney film Vice, which led the nominations with six but only collected one prize, the best actor in a comedy or musical prize for Christian Bale as the former vice president. The film, which Rotten Tomatoes critics rated 81 percent Fresh for taking "audiences on a surprisingly smooth ride through potentially bumpy subject matter" (namely, racism), also raked in top honors best comedy or musical film and best screenplay.

More than 50 years after Carol Burnett became the first woman to host a variety sketch show, a stint that would last 11 years and make her a household name, the 85-year-old accepted the very first Carol Burnett Award for lifetime achievement in television at the Golden Globes on Sunday.

Writer Sady Doyle tweeted: "Glad for the folks who felt "Green Book" would be best served by the optics of three middle-aged, heavy-set white guys wearily accepting their award for the movie about racism". The film has received rapturous reviews but is already streaming on Netflix and is only playing in a few theaters, which could hurt its Oscar chances.

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Cooper was also unsuccessful in his best director bid, and instead saw the award handed to Alfonso Cuaron for Roma, which was also named best foreign language film. They did this year in not just "The Kominsky Method" and "Bodyguard" but also the Showtime prison drama "Escape at Dannemora".

Olivia Colman won best actress in a comedy for her performance as daffy Queen Anne in "The Favourite". Its star, Patricia Arquette, won for best actress in a limited series. The free-flowing booze helps. Cause it worked out really well with #Spacey and #Weinstein, " actor Evan Rachel Wood wrote in a post, referring to disgraced actor Kevin Spacey and producer Harvey Weinstein.

Gary Oldman won at both shows past year for his role in Darkest Hour. This year, NBC has one thing in its favour: an National Football League lead in. However, on a Sunday of little primetime competition on broadcast or cable and the big lead-in of that Philadelphia Eagles' close win over the Chicago Bears, it looks like the Comcast-owned net were denied. "We're alive." He ended by "tagging" everyone watching. We want to hear from you. Its first honoree was Burnett, herself.

Burnett teased about the award's namesake: "Does this mean I get to accept it every year?"

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