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Did your favorite movie or TV show win a Golden Globe?

The Golden Globes took place Sunday night, Jan. 12, in Beverly Hills, Calif.


Posted on Jan. 13, 2014 at 12:00 a.m. | Updated on Jan. 13, 2014 at 9:07 a.m.

Whether it was TV or a live stream online, millions of viewers were glued to a screen Sunday night, Jan. 12, 2014, to watch the 71st annual Golden Globe Awards broadcast live from the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The show was hosted by famous comedic duo Amy Poehler and Tina Fey and celebrated the best of movies and television.

The Elkhart Truth staff predicted who would win and we asked readers to share their predictions. How did we fare?

Winners (listed by The Associated Press):

MOTION PICTURES

— Picture, Drama: "12 Years a Slave." Truth prediction - correct

— Picture, Musical or Comedy: "American Hustle." Truth prediction - correct

— Actor, Drama: Matthew McConaughey, "Dallas Buyers Club." Truth prediction - incorrect

— Actress, Drama: Cate Blanchett, "Blue Jasmine." Truth prediction - incorrect

— Director: Alfonso Cuaron, "Gravity." Truth prediction - incorrect

— Actor, Musical or Comedy: Leonardo DiCaprio, "The Wolf of Wall Street."

— Actress, Musical or Comedy: Amy Adams, "American Hustle." Truth prediction - incorrect

— Supporting Actor: Jared Leto, "Dallas Buyers Club." No Truth prediction

— Supporting Actress: Jennifer Lawrence, "American Hustle." No Truth prediction

— Foreign Language: "The Great Beauty." No Truth prediction

— Animated Film: "Frozen." Truth prediction - correct

— Screenplay: Spike Jonze, "Her." Truth prediction - correct

— Original Score: Alex Ebert, "All Is Lost." No Truth prediction

— Original Song: "Ordinary Love" (music by Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton, Larry Mullen Jr. and Brian Burton, lyrics by Bono), "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom." Truth prediction - correct

TELEVISION

— Series, Drama: "Breaking Bad." Truth prediction - correct

— Actor, Drama: Bryan Cranston, "Breaking Bad." No Truth prediction

— Actress, Drama: Robin Wright, "House of Cards." No Truth prediction

— Series, Musical or Comedy: "Brooklyn Nine-Nine." Truth prediction - incorrect

— Actress, Musical or Comedy: Amy Poehler, "Parks and Recreation." No Truth prediction

— Actor, Musical or Comedy: Andy Samberg, "Brooklyn Nine-Nine." No Truth prediction

— Miniseries or Movie: "Behind the Candelabra." No Truth prediction

— Actress, Miniseries or Movie: Elisabeth Moss, "Top of the Lake." No Truth prediction

— Actor, Miniseries or Movie: Michael Douglas, "Behind the Candelabra." No Truth prediction

— Supporting Actress, Series, Miniseries or Movie: Jacqueline Bisset, "Dancing on the Edge." No Truth prediction

— Supporting Actor, Series, Miniseries or Movie: Jon Voight, "Ray Donovan." No Truth prediction

Out of the 12 categories we predicted, seven were correct.

How did your predictions do?

For best motion picture drama and best motion picture musical or comedy, 58% of respondents were right on the money giving the nod to 12 Years A Slave and American Hustle, respectively.

Readers also correctly predicted that Amy Adams (American Hustle) would win best actress, musical or comedy (67%); Leonardo DiCaprio (The Wolf of Wall Street) would win best actor, musical or comedy (44%); Frozen would take home the award for best animated film (78%); and Breaking Bad would win for best tv series drama (67%).

But the upsets were plenty. Readers incorrectly predicted Sandra Bullock (Gravity) would take home the award for best actress, drama (47%); Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years A Slave) would win for best actor, drama (42%); Steve McQueen (12 Years A Slave) would take the nod for best director (56%); John Ridley (12 Years A Slave) would win for best screenplay (39%); "Let It Go" (Frozen) would win for best original song (39%); and The Big Bang Theory would take home the Golden Globe for best TV series, musical or comedy (47%).



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