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Golden Globes 2015 - All TV Categories Had First Time Winners!

Golden Globes 2015 - All TV Categories Had First Time Winners!

Here’s a pretty cool fact from the 2015 Golden Globe Awards that you might not have realized – every winner in the TV categories was a first time winner at the awards show!

Kevin Spacey, who has been nominated seven times before, finally won a Golden Globe during his eighth time as a nominee.

“This is the eight time I’ve been nominated — I can’t f–king believe I won,” he said while getting bleeped.

Jane the Virgin‘s Gina Rodriguez, The Affair‘s Ruth Wilson, and Transparent‘s Jeffrey Tambor rounded out the wins in the main acting categories.

Not only did all of these winners grab their first Golden Globe, it was also the first time that The CW took home an award thanks to Gina‘s performance.

Click inside for the full list of television winners at the Golden Globes…

Best TV Drama
The Affair – WINNER
Downton Abbey
Game of Thrones
The Good Wife
House of Cards

Best Actor – TV Drama
Clive Owen – The Knick
Liev Schreiber – Ray Donovan
Kevin Spacey – House of Cards – WINNER
James Spader – The Blacklist
Dominic West – The Affair

Best Actress – TV Drama
Claire Danes – Homeland
Viola Davis – How to Get Away with Murder
Julianna Margulies – The Good Wife
Ruth Wilson – The Affair – WINNER
Robin Wright – House of Cards

Best TV Miniseries or Movie
Fargo – WINNER
The Missing
True Detective
The Normal Heart
Olive Kitteridge

Best Actor – TV Miniseries or Movie
Martin Freeman – Fargo
Woody Harrelson – True Detective
Matthew McConaughey – True Detective
Mark Ruffalo – The Normal Heart
Billy Bob Thornton – Fargo – WINNER

Best Actress – TV Miniseries or Movie
Maggie Gyllenhaal – The Honorable Woman – WINNER
Jessica Lange – American Horror Story: Freak Show
Frances McDormand – Olive Kitteridge
Frances O’Connor – The Missing
Alison Tolman – Fargo

Best TV Comedy
Girls
Jane the Virgin
Orange Is the New Black
Silicon Valley
Transparent – WINNER

Best Actor – TV Comedy
Don Cheadle – House of Lies
Ricky Gervais – Derek
Jeffrey Tambor – Transparent – WINNER
Louis C.K. – Louie
William H. Macy – Shameless

Best Actress – TV Comedy
Lena Dunham – Girls
Edie Falco – Nurse Jackie
Gina Rodriguez – Jane the Virgin – WINNER
Julia Louis Dreyfus – Veep
Taylor Schilling – Orange Is the New Black

Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniseries, or TV movie
Matt Bomer – The Normal Heart – WINNER
Alan Cumming – The Good Wife
Colin Hanks – Fargo
Bill Murray – Olive Kitteridge
Jon Voight – Ray Donovan

Best Supporting Actress – Series, Miniseries, or TV movie
Uzo Aduba – Orange Is the New Black
Kathy Bates – American Horror Story: Freak Show
Joanne Froggatt – Downton Abbey – WINNER
Allison Janney – Mom
Michelle Monaghan – True Detective

To see the full winners list including films, click here!

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  • LoL LoL

    Loveeeee Kevin Spacey!!! 😘

  • Leslie Fernandes

    Does anyone see a pattern with the winners? None of them are from the big 3 networks, tells you something about what we want to watch on TV. Reality series are a thing of the past, we want adult stories and humor.

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