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Cate Blanchett Wins Best Actress - Drama At 2014 Golden Globe Awards

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Cate Blanchett took home the award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama for her role in "Blue Jasmine" at the 71st annual Golden Globe Awards.

Blanchett has two previous Golden Globes, for playing Queen Elizabeth I in 1998's "Elizabeth" and Bob Dylan in 2007's "I'm Not There." She has an additional five nominations, for "Bandits," "Veronica Guerin," "The Aviator," "Notes on a Scandal" and "Elizabeth: The Golden Age."

Blanchett topped Sandra Bullock ("Gravity"), Judi Dench ("Philomena"), Emma Thompson ("Saving Mr. Banks") and Kate Winslet ("Labor Day") for the award.

Recent winners for Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama include Jessica Chastain ("Zero Dark Thirty"), Meryl Streep ("The Iron Lady"), Natalie Portman ("Black Swan") and Sandra Bullock ("The Blind Side"). Over the past 10 years, six winners have gone on to nab the Best Actress Oscar as well.

Blanchett has remained a heavy favorite for Best Actress throughout Oscar season. The Academy Award nominations will be announced Jan. 16.

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It was the only win of the night for "12 Years A Slave," but it was a big one. Steve McQueen's acclaimed drama won Best Picture - Drama, besting "Gravity," "Philomena," "Rush" and "Captain Phillips."

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All right, all right, all right.

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A no-brainer.

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"American Hustle" wins Best Motion Picture - Musical Or Comedy, besting "The Wolf Of Wall Street," "Her," "Nebraska" and "Inside Llewyn Davis."

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"This is an incredible, incredible honor." DiCaprio, ever classy, thanks his fellow nominees (Christian Bale, Bruce Dern, Oscar Isaac and Joaquin Phoenix) and also Martin Scorsese. "You're a risk taker. You're a visionary."

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The Globes love them some "Brooklyn Nine-Nine," which has been on the air for half a season.

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In a bit of an upset, Alfonso Cuaron won Best Director for "Gravity," besting Steve McQueen, David O. Russell, Paul Greengrass and Alexander Payne.

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YAYYYYYYYYY!

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OF COURSE IT DID!

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Douglas won for playing Liberace in "Behind the Candelabra." During his acceptance speech, Douglas remembers finding out about the project from Steven Soderbergh on the set of 2000's "Traffic."

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It was expected that "Blue Is The Warmest Color" would win, but the award went to Paolo Sorrentino's latest film.

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Samberg beat out Jason Bateman ("Arrested Development"), Don Cheadle ("House Of Lies"), Jim Parsons ("The Big Bang Theory") and Michael J. Fox ("The Michael J. Fox Show").

More on Samberg's big win in the Best Actor category here.

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"You guys, the Globes, right? Who knew?" Andy Samberg was not prepared to win his Golden Globe, but he's happy to accept the award anyway.

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Jonze was an upset winner, topping expected contenders John Ridley (for "12 Years A Slave"), David O. Russell (for "American Hustle"), Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope (for "Philomena") and Bob Nelson (for "Nebraska"). Jonze thanked his cast and also fellow nominee Russell for supporting him throughout the process.

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In her speech, she thanked the crew, Netflix and Kevin Spacey, calling her co-star "the best playdate ever."

More here.

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He defeated Barkhad Abdi, Daniel Bruhl, Bradley Cooper and Michael Fassbender for the win. During his speech, Leto jokes about not having to get a Brazilian wax for his role as a transgender woman who suffers from the AIDS virus.

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