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The 24th annual gala is always watched with close attention by film fans, as it is seen as the most accurate predictor of the Academy Award nominations.

Christian Bale, who portrayed former USA vice president Dick Cheney in "Vice", won awards in the Best Actor and Best Actor in a Comedy categories, while Glenn Close ("The Wife") and Lady Gaga ("A Star is Born") jointly won in the Best Actress category.

"Black Panther" and "Vice" each won three awards, including a pair of acting honors for Christian Bale for his portrayal of former Vice President Dick Cheney.

First Man star Foy was another British victor, and gave a powerful speech while accepting the #SeeHer award in recognition of her contribution to women in film.

While Black Panther didn't bring home the Best Picture award, the record-breaking film certainly didn't go home empty-handed.

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"I want the other woman up here", she confidently said, prompting the announcement of Patricia's victory.

"The Americans" took the award for Best Drama Series, while "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" took the Best Comedy Series award, with its star Rachel Brosnahan winning in the Best Actress in a Comedy Series category.

Ben Whishaw, Thandie Newton and Matthew Rhys also added to the British winners list, with Whishaw picking up the best supporting actor in a limited series or movie made for television prize, for his role in A Very English Scandal, opposite Hugh Grant.

However, other fans were excited that both actresses were recognized.

Green Book star Mahershala Ali added to his Golden Globes success by picking up the best supporting actor award. "Maisel" won the top comedy honor for the second year in a row, and series star Rachel Brosnahan also was a repeat victor for best actress in a comedy series.

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