Golden Globes 2017: 'Moonlight' Wins Best Picture, Drama

The 74th Golden Globe Awards, hosted by Jimmy Fallon, were broadcast live from Los Angeles on NBC

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Moonlight took home the award for best motion picture, drama at Sunday evening’s Golden Globe Awards.

The drama beat out four fellow contestants in the category: Hacksaw Ridge, Hell or High Water, Lion and presumed front-runner Manchester by the Sea.

Producer Adele Romanski took the stage with director Barry Jenkins — who was up for best director in a motion picture — to accept high honor.

“Thank you very much, Hollywood Foreign Press Association,” Romanski said about the film. “I, to be honest, didn’t think this was going to happen” she said before thanking her “partner in crime,” a.k.a. Jenkins.

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Jenkins then proceeded to thank A24, his mother and those at home before encouraging audiences to tell others about the project.

“I gotta give love to the people right here,” he said about A24″ and said in gratitude to his mother, “You gave me my life.”

Jenkins concluded the acceptance speech: “If you have seen this film … tell a friend, tell a friend, tell a friend. Much love.”

Jimmy Fallon hosted the 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards, which were broadcast live on NBC from the Beverly Hilton Hotel’s Grand Ballroom in Los Angeles.

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