The award ceremony for the first time was hosted by the American comedian Jimmy Fallon, who promised to entertain with political jokes.
The first awards were given to the actors Aaron Taylor-Johnson (best supporting actor in the movie "Nocturnal Animals") and Billy Bob Thornton (best actor in the TV series "Goliath").
Seven awards were given to the comedy "La La Land". The ceremony, which is called the "main rehearsal for "Oscar" was held at the "Beverly Hilton" hotel.
The romantic musical comedy-drama film "La La Land" received the award for best comedy, best director, screenplay, song and music. Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone were the best actors, fulfilling the male and female roles in a comedy or musical.
Director Damien Chazelle became the youngest film director who received the "Golden Globe". The best animated movie in 2016 was announced "Zootopia" (Disney studio), Paul Verhoeven’s drama "Elle" was called the best foreign film.
Earlier, the musical comedy movie "La La Land" by American director Damien Chazelle was named the best picture of 2016 according to the "Critic`s Choice".
The main characters in the musical were played by Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone. The main plot is the story of a jazz pianist and his beloved woman.
Actor Hugh Laurie was named best supporting actor for his role in the TV series "Night Manager" at the award ceremony "Golden Globe".
It was also reported that "Atlanta" was named the best comedy series, which was ahead of the series "Veep", "Transparent", "Mozart in the Jungle" and "Black-ish".
The award for best mini-series was given to "American Crime Story".