"I just want to say how inspiring it's been to be in this room tonight", she added.
His co-star and on-screen sister Chrissy Metz didn't fare quite so well, as she didn't capture the Best Supporting Actress award.
Perhaps the biggest award This Is Us could have won was Best Drama, where it was the only network series in with heavyweights from Netflix (The Crown and Stranger Things), HBO (Game of Thrones) and Hulu (The Handmaid's Tale). That went to Laura Dern, who capped off a big year be being recognized for her role as Renata Klein in Big Little Lies. Kidman said: "This character that I played represents something that is the center of our conversation right now: abuse".
TV and film stars are still filing in on the red carpet, with most wearing black.
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Actors such as Meryl Streep, Michelle Williams, and Emma Watson further expressed their support for the victims of abuse by choosing to bring various gender and racial justice activists as their dates, including Tarana Burke, the founder of the #MeToo movement, and Ai-jen Poo, the director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance.
She was part of the "Short Cuts" cast that won a Special Golden Globe Award in 1993 for their ensemble acting. Oprah Winfrey said it all. "Marijuana is finally allowed and sexual harassment finally isn't", quipped host Meyers to wild applause from the A-list audience in Beverly Hills.
-Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy: "Lady Bird".
Rachel Brosnahan took home the Golden Globe for best TV comedy actress for Amazon's "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel".