Big Winners and Best Moments of the 2011 Golden Globes

In anticipation of the 69th annual Golden Globe Awards on Sunday, Jan. 15, take a look back at the stars who shone at last year's ceremony.

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Ricky Gervais presents the award for Outstanding Variety, Music Or Comedy Series.
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In anticipation of the 69th annual Golden Globe Awards on January 15, we take a look back at the stars who shined at last year's ceremony. Natalie Portman took home the Globe for Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture for "Black Swan," and made a somewhat cringe-inducing joke about her pregnancy.
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Things got a little misty during Gleek Chris Colfer's acceptance speech upon winning Best Supporting Actor. "I think I just dropped my heart between Natalie Portman and Julianne Moore. So if anyone sees that, please give it back to me," Colfer said.
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Claire Danes wins Best Actress for a miniseries for the autism drama “Temple Grandin." The woman Danes portrayed in the series, the real Temple, was in attendance.
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Robert Downey Jr. joked while presenting. "I don’t know if an actress can do her best work until I’ve slept with her—Julianne," said Robert Downey Jr. before making similar innuendos about Moore's fellow Best Actress in a Comedy nominees. He finished by saying he wished he could "give it to each of them."
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Jane Lynch of "Glee" won Best Performance by an Actress in a Series, Mini-Series, or Motion Picture Made for Television. "Glee" won Best Television Series for a comedy or musical.
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The night's host, Brit Ricky Gervais kept the crowd of celebrities on the edge of their seats by taking stabs at various actors like Robert Downey Jr. throughout the night. He promises to be just as frank and biting when he returns to host this year.
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Former "Married with Children" star Katey Sagal won for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series for "Sons of Anarchy"
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Christian Bale opened the evening by taking home the Best Supporting Actor prize for his amazing turn in "The Fighter." His speech also featured the first "bleep" of the night.
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Ulrich Thomsen and Writer-director Susanne Bier celebrated her Best Foreign Language Film win, for In a Better World. We were rooting for Biutiful.
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Aaron Sorkin won the prize for Best Screenplay for "The Social Network." Sorkin offered an olive branch to Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, who was portrayed not so flatteringly in the film. "I wanted to say to Mark Zuckerberg, if you're watching tonight, Rooney Mara's character makes a prediction at the beginning of the movie, she was wrong. You turned out to be a great entrepreneur, a visionary and an altruist."
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Melissa Leo took home Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture for The Fighter, in which she played the chain-smoking, controlling mother of Christian Bale and Mark Wahlberg.
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EMPTY_CAPTION"Boardwalk Empire" star Steve Buscemi's role as gangster Nucky Thompson, the man who made Atlantic City what it is, scored the veteran actor the Best Actor in a Drama prize, and she show won Best Drama.
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“You Haven’t Seen the Last of Me” from “Burlesque” took Best Original Song.
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“Toy Story 3″ won Best Animated Feature. Director Lee Unkirk joked that presenters Justin Bieber and Hailee Steinfeld likely weren't even born when the first "Toy Story" was released.
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Jim Parsons followed up his Emmy victory for playing the most annoying man in the world on “The Big Bang Theory” by winning Best Actor in a Comedy, unseating two-time defending champ Alec Baldwin of “30 Rock.”
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Annette Bening scooped up Best Actor in a Comedy or Musical for "The Kids are Alright," which also picked up Best Comedy or Musical. She gave a special shout-out to husband and fellow Golden Globe winner Warren Beatty.
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Al Pacino received a standing ovation while accepting his award for Best Actor in a Miniseries for “You Don’t Know Jack.”
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Laura Linney wasn't in the house to accept her award for Best Actress in a TV Comedy or Musical, but she won nonetheless, for her work on The Big C.
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Robert Deniro was awarded the Cecil B. DeMille Lifetime Achievement Awards, presented by Matt Damon. The venerable actor thanked the Hollywood Foreign Press for awarding him the Globe before getting a chance to review "Little Fockers."
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Bruce Willis introduced the nominated film "Red," and was the subject of one of host Ricky Gervais' funniest lines of the night. The British comedian introduced Willis as "Ashton Kutcher's father."
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Colin Firth won Best Actor in a Drama for "The King's Speech." He thanked his "robust man-love" for co-star Geoffrey Rush and director Tom Hooper.
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Cancer survivor Michael Douglas was at the center of one of the more emotional moments of the evening. Always in good humor, the actor quipped, "There's got to be an easier way to get a standing ovation."
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David Fincher won Best Director for The Social Network, about the birth of Facebook, which also won Bets Picture.
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Perhaps the only real surprise upset of the night was Carlos, the five-hour drama about the notorious Venezuelan terrorist Carlos The Jackal, beating HBO's WW II epic The Pacific for Best Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV.
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Atticus Ross and Trent Reznor took home Best Original Score for their work on The Social Network.
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Paul Giamatti won Best Performance by an Actor in a Musical or Comedy for Barney's Version, about a hard-drinking man and his three wives.
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Matthew Morrison, Kevin McHale, Lea Michele, Jenna Ushkowitz, Darren Criss, producer Ryan Murphy, Mark Salling, Chris Colfer, Lauren Potter, Amber Riley, Harry Shum Jr., Dianna Agron, Jayma Mays and cast/crew of "Glee" all try to get a hand on the Best Television Series (Comedy or Musical) statue.
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