Golden Globes 2016: The Revenant wins top three awards

Golden Globes 2016: The Revenant wins top three awards

The Revenant has triumphed at this year's Golden Globes, winning the night's most coveted prize for best dramatic film, BBC reports.

 

Leading man Leonardo DiCaprio won best actor in a drama, while Alejandro G Inarritu won for its direction.

 

Ridley Scott hit The Martian was named best comedy or musical film, winning a further Globe for star Matt Damon.

 

Room star Brie Larson was named best actress in a drama, while Jennifer Lawrence won best comedy actress.

 

British winners included Kate Winslet, picking up the best supporting actress award for her role in Steve Jobs, as the Apple guru's assistant; singer Sam Smith, for his Bond track The Writing's On The Wall, and the BBC's adaptation of Wolf Hall.

 

Amazon was the big overall winner in the television categories, with two wins apiece for the streaming services' original dramas, Mr Robot and Mozart in the Jungle.