The prestigious Golden Globe Awards ceremony to honour the best in the world cinema has begun in Los Angeles.India-based story of an underdog, the Danny Boyle-directed Slumdog Millionaire has begun its winning spree, first bagging the award for the Best Screenplay category (Simon Beaufoy) and then for the Best Original Score (A R Rahman).It also bagged the award for the Best Director (Danny Boyle)
Shot in Mumbai, the film has also been nominated in the Best Director Category (Danny Boyle) and Best Original Score category (A R Rahman).
The other winners..
Wall E has grabbed the best animation film award while Sally Hawkins has got the best actress in a motion comedy.
British actress Kate Winslet has been named best supporting actress at the Golden Globe awards in Los Angeles.
The star – who won the award for her role as a Nazi prison guard in The Reader – said she was “shocked” as she had “a habit of not winning things”
British actor Tom Wilkinson was named best supporting actor in a miniseries for his role as Benjamin Franklin in HBO period drama John Adams.
The awards are widely seen as a precursor to the Oscars.