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TODAY   |  January 13, 2014

‘American Hustle’ wins big at Golden Globes

The star-studded comedy took home an award for best comedic film, best actress for Amy Adams and best supporting actress for Jennifer Lawrence. Other big winners included, “12 years A Slave” and “The Wolf of Wall Street.”

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>> right to our top story this morning. the 71st golden globe awards . and carson, you have all of the highlights.

>> it is official, hollywood's awards show season is in full swing and the best stars of tv and film came together last night. while some familiar faces did win, there were a few surprises, as well.

>> " american dream ."

>> and the golden globe goes to " american hustle ."

>> the star-studded throwback to the '70s was the night's biggest winner taking globes for best comedic film , best actress for amy adams and best actress for jennifer lawrence .

>> meanwhile, "12 years of slave" increased its buzz by winning best dramatic film . the night's two best actors awards went to leonardo dicaprio .

>> never would've guessed i would win for best actor in a comedy.

>> and an ecstatic matthew mcconaughey whose speech was anything but dazed and confused .

>> all right. all right. all right.

>> "gravity" is nominated for best film . it's a story of how george clooney would rather float away into space and die than spend one more minute with a woman his own age.

>> and as expected tina fey and amy poehler brought their a-game.

>> you want to live with your father?

>> i can't. you won't tell me who he is!

>> well, he's here tonight. so look around.

>> poehler had to take a break from costume changes as well as bono's lap to accept the award for best actress in the comedy "parks and recreation."

>> i never win so i can't believe i won.

>> for fellow "snl" alum also went home with a globe.

>> i didn't prepare anything.

>> his new series nabbed best comedic actor. and from samberg, "breaking bad" wrapped up the run with globes for best tv drama and best actor for brian cranston .

>> such a lovely way to say good-bye to the show.

>> as for what some considered the biggest award best dressed, best actress cate blanchett turned everyone's head while keri washington and olivia wilde made pregnancy posh.

>> well, it was a fun night, guys. there was some surprise, andy samberg , congratulations to him. the show beating "modern family."

>> lorne michaels ' world and we live in it. tina and amy crushed it.