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Sasha Baron Cohen on set of Borat 2
Photo: Amazon Studios
Sasha Baron Cohen accepts his Golden Globes via Zoom

Sasha Baron Cohen's 'Borat 2' wins big at Golden Globes

'Borat Subsequent Movie' film takes top honors in best film, comedy or musical as well as best actor in a comedy, with comedian thanking Rudi Giuliani for his infamous cameo; 'Nomadland' takes top honors for best drama

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Published: 03.01.21 , 09:46
Sasha Baron Cohen's satire "Borat Subsequent Moviefilm" won movie honors at the Golden Globes on Sunday in a mostly virtual bicoastal ceremony that was marked by pandemic conditions and calls for more diversity.
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  • "Nomadland," a moving drama about van dwellers in recession-hit America from Searchlight Pictures, also took top honors, including the best director prize for Chinese-born Chloe Zhao. It made Zhao only the second woman to win at the Globes in that category, and the first woman director of Asian descent to win.
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    Sasha Baron Cohen accepts his Golden Globes via Zoom
    "Borat Subsequent Moviefilm" from Amazon Studios was named best film, comedy or musical, while Cohen, also won best actor in a comedy. Referring to Rudy Giuliani's infamous cameo, Baron Cohen thanked "a fresh new talent who came from nowhere and turned out to be a comedy genius."
    "I mean, who could get more laughs from one unzipping," he said.
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    מתוך "בוראט 2"
    Sasha Baron Cohen on set of Borat 2
    (Photo: Amazon Studios)
    British royal drama "The Crown," comedy "Schitt's Creek," and limited-series chess saga "The Queen's Gambit" won the top awards in television.
    Actors Emma Corrin, who played a young Princess Diana, Josh O'Connor, who played Prince Charles, and Gillian Anderson, who played Margaret Thatcher, in the Netflix royal series were also winners.
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    Gal Gadot presenting at the 2021 Golden Globes
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    Netflix period drama "Mank," about the screenwriter of "Citizen Kane," had gone into Sunday's show with a leading six nods but ended the night empty-handed.
    Elsewhere, "Black Panther" star Chadwick Boseman, whose death at 43 of an undisclosed battle with cancer stunned fans, won a posthumous best movie actor Golden Globe for his last performance in period jazz drama "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom."
    British actors Daniel Kaluuya and John Boyega, and animated movie "Soul" were among other diverse winners chosen by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA), which has been lambasted for having no Black people among its 87 members.
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    2021 Golden Globes hosts Tina Fey and Amy Poehler
    Members of the HFPA appeared on Sunday's show and pledged to do better.
    The usual chummy gathering of A-listers at a gala dinner in Beverly Hills was replaced by webcams in the homes of mostly glammed-up celebrities, small physical audiences made up of masked frontline workers, and a skit about self-involved celebrities consulting doctors with their coronavirus concerns.

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