JOKER picks up two Golden Globe Awards including Best Actor

Joker (Warner Bros.)

A huge congratulations to Joaquin Phoenix and the crew of Joker on picking up two Golden Globe Awards tonight.

The ceremony, which is has now drawn to a close, saw the Warner Bros. release picking up the Best Actor in a Drama award for Phoenix as well as a much deserved win for Hildur Guðnadóttir for Best Score.

The Todd Phillips directed film missed out on the Best Picture and Best Director awards which went to war epic 1917 and its director Sam Mendes.

Joker is available now on digital platforms across the US and arrives on UK shores on January 27, 2020.

Phillips directs from a screenplay he co-wrote with writer Scott Silver, based on characters from DC. The film is being produced by Phillips and Bradley Cooper under their Joint Effort banner, and Emma Tillinger Koskoff. It is executive produced by Richard Baratta, Joseph Garner and Bruce Berman.

The film stars Joaquin Phoenix in the title role, also starring are Zazie Beetz, Bill Camp, Frances Conroy, Brett Cullen, Glenn Fleshler, Douglas Hodge, Marc Maron, Josh Pais, and Shea Whigham.

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By Neil Vagg

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