The 80th Golden Globes kickstarted Hollywood's award season with a ceremony in Los Angeles hosted by comedian Jerrod Carmichael. RRR, directed by SS Rajamouli won Best Original Song for Naatu Naatu. It was also competing for Best Non-English Language Film which was won by Argentina, 1985. RRR, starring Jr NTR and Ram Charan as real-life freedom fighters Komaram Bheem and Alluri Sitaramaraju, is the first Indian film to win a Golden Globe, among Hollywood's most prestigious. Director Rajamouli, Jr NTR and Ram Charan attended the Golden Globes with wives Lakshmi Pranathi and Upasana Kamineni. Apart from RRR, other notable winners included The Banshees Of Inisherin, The Fabelmans and Everything Everywhere All At Once. Abbott Elementary and The White Lotus were the big winners in the television categories.
Here are the Highlights from the 80th Golden Globe Awards:
Some of South cinema's biggest stars shared posts celebrating RRR's historic win:
Delighted to see the world stand up for an Indian Cinema. Congrats @mmkeeravaani , @ssrajamouli , @tarak9999 , @AlwaysRamCharan and the entire team of #RRRMovie for bagging the #GoldenGlobes2023 for the best original song.#NaatuNaatu@RRRMoviepic.twitter.com/R23ey1qyCZ- Mammootty (@mammukka) January 11, 2023
What an incredible achievement!!- Samantha (@Samanthaprabhu2) January 11, 2023
We are the happiest and proudest today to see the whole world celebrate your music sir! Congratulations from the bottom of my heart! 🙌🏽🙌🏽@mmkeeravaani
Congratulations to the entire team ♥️♥️#RRRMovie#GoldenGlobes2023pic.twitter.com/tX6uerxxFL
BIG BIG BIGGG CONGRATULATIONS ! Prideful Moment ❤️ pic.twitter.com/4tGbDB9rO5- Allu Arjun (@alluarjun) January 11, 2023
Incredible ..Paradigm shift🔥👍😊👌🏻 Congrats Keeravani Garu 💜from all Indians and your fans! Congrats @ssrajamouli Garu and the whole RRR team! https://t.co/4IoNe1FSLP- A.R.Rahman (@arrahman) January 11, 2023
❤️❤️❤️wowwww , superb https://t.co/3um4EGoiIp- Prabhudheva (@PDdancing) January 11, 2023
Ram Charan''s father Chiranjeevi on RRR's big win
What a Phenomenal, Historic Achievement !!!! 👏👏👏👏- Chiranjeevi Konidela (@KChiruTweets) January 11, 2023
Golden Globes Best Original Song - Motion Picture Award to @mmkeeravaani garu !! Take a Bow!🙏
Heartiest Congratulations Team @RRRMovie & @ssrajamouli !!
India is proud of you! 🎉🎉 #NaatuNaatu 🕺🕺 pic.twitter.com/gl7QjMkJtZ
What RRR director SS Rajamouli tweeted after the win. For context, Peddanna means big brother and is presumably addressed to Naatu Naatu composer MM Keeravani
SPEECHLESS🙏🏻- rajamouli ss (@ssrajamouli) January 11, 2023
Music truly knows no boundaries.
Congratulations & thank you PEDDANNA for giving me #NaatuNaatu. This one is special.:)
I thank each & every fan across the globe for shaking their leg & making it popular ever since the release🤗#GoldenGlobespic.twitter.com/cMnnzYEjrV
Shah Rukh Khan, no less, began the day in the only way possible today - by dancing to Naatu Naatu. See what he tweeted in response to RRR director Rajamouli's shout-out to SRK's Pathaan trailer
Sir just woke up and started dancing to Naatu Naatu celebrating your win at Golden Globes. Here's to many more awards & making India so proud!! https://t.co/Xjv9V900Xo- Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) January 11, 2023
The last award of the show - 'The Fabelmans' wins Best Film (Drama)
'Abbott Elementary' wins Best TV Series (Musical/Comedy)
Kevin Costner wins Best TV Actor (Drama) for 'Yellowstone'
"Pay your taxes, mind your business, and keep Will Smith's wife's name out of you f*****g mouth": The legend that is Eddie Murphy, accepting the Cecil B DeMille Award
'The White Lotus' wins Best Limited/Anthology Series or TV Film
Evan Peters wins Best Actor (Limited/Anthology Series or TV Film) for 'Dahmer - Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story'
Amanda Seyfried wins Best Actress (Limited/Anthology Series or TV Film) for 'The Dropout'
Jennifer Coolidge wins Best Supporting Actress (Limited/Anthology Series or TV Film) for 'The White Lotus'
Paul Walter Hauser wins Best Supporting Actor (Limited/Anthology Series or TV Film) for 'Black Bird'
Martin McDonagh wins Best Screenplay for 'The Banshees Of Inisherin'
Golden Globes 2023: RRR creates history
And the GOLDEN GLOBE AWARD FOR BEST ORIGINAL SONG Goes to #NaatuNaatu#GoldenGlobes#GoldenGlobes2023#RRRMovie- RRR Movie (@RRRMovie) January 11, 2023
INDIAAAAAAAA.... THIS IS THE BEST NEWS to WAKE UP TO!! 🇮🇳🇮🇳🇮🇳#NaatuNaatu becomes the first ever Asian song to win a #GoldenGlobes . 🤘🏻🌋 #RRRMoviepic.twitter.com/LXHZqhmNaY- RRR Movie (@RRRMovie) January 11, 2023
'Guillermo del Toro's Pinocchio' wins Best Animated Feature Film
Colin Farrell wins Best Film Actor (Musical/Comedy) for 'The Banshees Of Inisherin'
Michelle Yeoh wins Best Film Actress (Musical/Comedy) for 'Everything Everywhere All At Once'
Quinta Brunson wins Best TV Actress (Musical/Comedy) for 'Abbott Elementary'
Jeremy Allen White wins Best TV Actor (Musical/Comedy) for 'The Bear'
Can we take a moment to appreciate SS Rajamouli's dhoti?
R R R!! 😍😍😍 #GoldenGlobespic.twitter.com/EM2rv6ZBkI- RRR Movie (@RRRMovie) January 11, 2023
Tyler James Williams wins Best Supporting TV Actor (Drama or Musical/Comedy) for 'Abbott Elementary'
Inside pic: Rajamouli and the RRR team seated at their table
❤️🔥❤️🔥❤️🔥❤️🔥 #GoldenGlobespic.twitter.com/QrqrwvE108- RRR Movie (@RRRMovie) January 11, 2023
Ke Huy Quan wins Best Supporting Actor (Film) for Everything Everywhere All At Once
Angela Bassett wins Best Supporting Actress (Film) for Black Panther: Wakanda Forever
The RRR juggernaut rolls like this
The staRRRs have arrived!! #GoldenGlobes#GoldenGlobes2023pic.twitter.com/l8MN8GUBjC- RRR Movie (@RRRMovie) January 11, 2023