Luckily, the usually lighthearted awards show was still able to find the fun while also bringing attention to the Time’s Up movement fighting sexual misconduct in the workplace.
The 'This Is Us' star became the first black man to win the accolade.
Seth Meyers kicked things off with his opening monologue skewering Harvey Weinstein, Kevin Spacey, and Woody Allen. As the show went on, everyone on Twitter was talking about the most hilarious and shocking moments of the night.
From Viola Davis’ showstopping pose to the inspired comedic duo of Jennifer Aniston and Carol Burnett, these are 9 of the most viral moments from the Globes:
Debra Messing calls out E! to their faces
— Shannon Watts (@shannonrwatts) January 7, 2018
Willem Dafoe’s ‘who me?’ face
— Yahoo Entertainment (@YahooEnt) January 8, 2018
Amy Poehler reclaims her wine
— Mashable (@mashable) January 8, 2018
Viola Davis’ fierce look
— Kathleen Newman-Bremang (@KathleenNB) January 8, 2018
Frances McDormand waving the camera away
— Richard W. (@IceManNYR) January 8, 2018
Jennifer Aniston pulls Carol Burnett’s ear
— Logo 🏳️🌈 (@LogoTV) January 8, 2018
Tommy Wiseau tries to hijack James Franco’s speech
— IMDb (@IMDb) January 8, 2018
Allison Janney’s 'I, Tonya' bird
If you were wondering what it would take to draw my eye away from Sebastian Stan in a tux, the answer is officially ALLISON JANNEY SHOULDER BIRD: pic.twitter.com/jWBC2JFmSx
— Decider (@decider) January 8, 2018
Natalie Portman shades the all-male Best Director category
Natalie Portman anunciando el premio por Mejor Director a Guillermo del Toro. pic.twitter.com/KTOvzlrL97
— Agente Truffaut (@AgenteTruffaut) January 8, 2018