About Your Privacy on this Site
Welcome! To bring you the best content on our sites and applications, Meredith partners with third party advertisers to serve digital ads, including personalized digital ads. Those advertisers use tracking technologies to collect information about your activity on our sites and applications and across the Internet and your other apps and devices.
You always have the choice to experience our sites without personalized advertising based on your web browsing activity by visiting the DAA’s Consumer Choice page, the NAI's website, and/or the EU online choices page, from each of your browsers or devices. To avoid personalized advertising based on your mobile app activity, you can install the DAA’s AppChoices app here. You can find much more information about your privacy choices in our privacy policy. Even if you choose not to have your activity tracked by third parties for advertising services, you will still see non-personalized ads on our sites and applications. By clicking continue below and using our sites or applications, you agree that we and our third party advertisers can:
  • transfer your data to the United States or other countries; and
  • process and share your data so that we and third parties may serve you with personalized ads, subject to your choices as described above and in our privacy policy.
Entertainment Weekly

Golden Globes

Saoirse Ronan wins best actress in a musical or comedy at Golden Globes

Posted on

Christine, Lady Bird, call her whatever you want — Saoirse Ronan has won the Golden Globe for best actress in a motion picture, musical or comedy for her performance in Greta Gerwig’s acclaimed film.

After pointing out her mother was watching on FaceTime from Ireland, Ronan praised “all of the women who I love so much in my own life who support me every single day.”

Starring as the eponymous Lady Bird, Ronan won on her third Golden Globe nomination: She’d previously been nominated in best actress for the drama film Brooklyn, and was a supporting nominee for her breakout turn in Atonement. She received Academy Award nominations for both of those performances as well; for Lady Bird, she’s already won the New York Film Critics Circle prize for best actress and has been nominated for both the Screen Actors Guild Award and the Critics’ Choice Award, meaning Oscar recognition could soon be on the way.

Lady Bird spans the final year of high school for Christine “Lady Bird” McPherson, an indefatigable and strong-willed woman who’s preparing to leave home. The movie intimately explores her love life, her friendships, and her flawed but loving relationships with her working-class parents (Laurie Metcalf and Tracy Letts).

Ronan beat out three Golden Globe winners for best actress — Judi Dench, Helen Mirren, and Emma Stone — as well as first-time nominee Margot Robbie (I, Tonya).

See the full list of winners from the 75th annual Golden Globes here.

Outbrain

Tags