Kicking off award season in Hollywood, at the 81st Golden Globes on Sunday, Oppenheimer led the evening of celebration with five big wins including Best Picture. Christoper Nolan took home the Best Director award and during his acceptance speech, Nolan spoke of the importance of the people in his life that bring his vision together and his role as a director.
“I can only accept this on behalf of people. As directors we bring people together and try to get them to give it their best.” – Christopher Nolan
Cillian Murphy won for Best Actor in a Drama nominated alongside fellow actors Bradley Cooper for Maestro, Leonardo DiCaprio for Killers of the Flower Moon, Barry Keoghan for Saltburn, Andrew Scott for All of Us Strangers and Colman Domingo for Rustin.
Robert Downey Jr. won his third Golden Globe Award for his role in Oppenheimer winning the Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture.
Oppenheimer also won for Best Original Score by Ludwig Göransson