The 76th Golden Globe Awards: Darren Criss Thanked his “firecracker” Filipina mother!
The 76th Golden Globe Awards, was presented live Sunday at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California.
Darren Criss has won the 76th Golden Globe Awards for best actor in a TV limited series or movie for his role in “The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story.”
He thanked his “firecracker” Filipina mother and dedicated his award to her while holding his trophy, speaking on stage, Darren Criss thanked those who have made difference in his Hollywood success.
“As we’ve seen it’s been a marvelous year for representation in Hollywood, and I am so enormously proud to be a teeny-tiny part of that as the son of a firecracker Filipino woman from Cebu that dreamed of coming into this country and getting to be invited to cool parties like this. Mom, I know you’re watching this,” he said.
“I love you dearly. I dedicate this to you. This is totally awesome,” he added.
“American Crime Story: The Assassination of Gianni Versace” has won the Golden Globe for best limited television series of TV movie.
Criss also won an Emmy in September for playing rampaging killer Andrew Cunanan on the FX series about the murder of the Italian fashion designer.
Complete list of winners at 76th Golden Globe Awards
Drama: “Bohemian Rhapsody”
Actress, Drama: Glenn Close, “The Wife”
Actor, Drama: Rami Malek, “Bohemian Rhapsody”
Comedy or Musical: “Green Book”
Actor, Comedy or Musical: Christian Bale, “Vice”
Actress, Comedy or Musical: Olivia Colman, “The Favourite”
Actress-Supporting Role: Regina King, “If Beale Street Could Talk”
Actor-Supporting Role: Mahershala Ali, “Green Book”
Foreign Language Film: “Roma”
Best Director: Alfonso Cuaron, “Roma”
Screenplay: Nick Vallelonga, Brian Currie, Peter Farrelly, “Green Book”
Animated: “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse”
Original Score: Justin Hurwitz, “First Man”
Original Song: “Shallow,” ”A Star Is Born”
Drama: “The Americans”
Actress, Drama: Sandra Oh, “Killing Eve”
Actor, Drama: Richard Madden, “Bodyguard”
Musical or Comedy: “The Kominsky Method”
Actress, Musical or Comedy: Rachel Brosnahan, “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”
Actor, Musical or Comedy: Michael Douglas, “The Kominsky Method”
Limited Series or Movie Made for Television: “The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story”
Actress, Limited Series or Movie Made for Television: Patricia Arquette, “Escape at Dannemora”
Actor, Limited Series or Movie Made for Television: Darren Criss, “The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story”
Actress, Supporting Role, Limited Series or Movie Made for Television: Patricia Clarkson, “Sharp Objects”
Actor, Supporting Role, Limited Series or Movie Made for Television: Ben Whishaw, “A Very English Scandal”