The 8 Best Lines Said by Golden Globes TV Winners
No awards show is complete without some standout speeches, whether they’re punctuated by breathless gasps for air or peppered with shell-shocked expletives. There’s always something something memorable—and the ones from the 73rd Annual Golden Globes Awards were no different. Here are the best lines from the speeches of TV winners.
Taraji P. Henson (Empire)
Winner: Best Actress, TV Drama
Best Line: “Cookies for everyone tonight, my treat!”
Backstage at the Globes: Henson also shares why the Empire role was her ‘biggest risk.’
Rachel Bloom (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend)
Winner: Best Actress, TV Comedy or Musical
Best Line: “Mark Pedowitz from The CW…he’s the one who saved us… And he is the reason that there is a musical comedy on network television right now!”
Backstage at the Globes: Bloom affectionately calls her award ‘a Greek god.’
Jon Hamm (Mad Men)
Winner: Best Actor, TV Drama
Best Line: “Thanks to Mr. Weiner who wrote this horrible person all the way through to the end of this incredible ride and picked me to play him.”
Backstage at the Globes: Hamm reveals he really, really didn’t believe he would win (again).
Winner: Best Supporting Actor, TV Series, Miniseries or Movie
Best Line: “My wife, thank you for making me the happiest man alive. You make all my dreams come true.”
Backstage at the Globes: Slater may have omitted to thank Rami Malek on live TV, but he later thanked him backstage.
Lady Gaga (American Horror Story: Hotel)
Winner: Best Actress, TV Miniseries or Movie
Best Line: “I could go through the entire cast…because of you, I was able to shine. Thank you for sharing your talent with me.”
Maura Tierney (The Affair)
Winner: Best Supporting Actress, TV Miniseries or Movie
Best Line: “Dominic West, I think, deserves his own category, Best Performance by a Male in a Role That Makes All Women Hate Him.”
Backstage at the Globes: Tierney shares why Season 3 of The Affair will change again.
Gael García Bernal (Mozart in the Jungle)
Winner: Best Actor, TV Comedy or Musical
Best Line: “I want to dedicate this to music, to all the people who find there in the music a common ground for communication, for justice, for happiness.”
Oscar Isaac (Show Me a Hero)
Winner: Best Actor, TV Miniseries or Movie
Best Line: “I want to thank Nay [Noe Wasicsko]…who shared so much of her life and her pain and her joy. Without her generosity, I would not be standing here.”