The 75th Annual Golden Globes were held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California and aired on NBC.
Meyers also mentioned Harvey Weinstein, saying he may be the first person to be booed in the telecast's In Memoriam segment, 20 years down the road. However, they have a nomination in all the major categories including Best Drama Series, Sterling K. Brown for Best Actor and Chrissy Metz for Best Supporting Actress.
Brosnahan talked of being grateful to play a woman who is bold, brilliant and creative - and said there are many more such stories of women that deserve to be told. But when they started planning for Season 2, she says, "unfortunately, he was busy". Bruce Miller cited author Margaret Atwood for being "mother to us all" and credited Hulu and MGM for their bravery in producing the edgy show.
"For this show to be resonating at this time is extraordinary", Nicole Kidman, a victor for best actress in a limited series, told reporters backstage.
He said: "I am here tonight because I had the privilege of working with a group of extraordinarily talented women". This is her fourth overall Golden Globe win, and her victory was far from a shock. She urged women to continue speaking up in the face of wrongdoing, despite being branded tattletales in another epoch. McGregor singled out creator Noah Hawley "for giving us such incredible writing".
Honors given to Amazon's "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" bucked that trend. "We couldn't ask for a better partner". "We are never leaving". An eighth victor, Aziz Ansari, won an Emmy in 2016.
But the evening greatest moment belonged to Oprah Winfrey. In a stirring speech, she saluted the foreign press.
"We're more united as an industry, men and women, and we're able to shine a light on other industries".
She told all females watching that "a new day is on the horizon".
The limited series was filmed on the Central Coast in the summer of 2016 and premiered on HBO in February 2017. Creator David E. Kelley said, "This one's been a real joy", and cited HBO for its "unflinching support".
"I want to thank everyone who broke their silence this year and spoke up about abuse and harassment", Witherspoon said.
She said: "Keith, when my cheek is against yours, everything melts away".