The Golden Globe ® winners from Les Miz, thanks to Victor Hugo!
Ya just have to love it when books get recognized because the film version gets an award! YAY! You hope, cross your fingers, and think happy thoughts that maybe, just maybe someone might actually READ THE BOOK! I know...what a concept! ;)
Here's the main book-to-film winners last night:
Best movie musical or comedy went to Les Misérables and also to Best Actor Hugh Jackman in a movie comedy or musical and Best Supporting Actress to Anne Hathaway, in the same category.
Best movie drama and Best Director: Argo, inspired by the book by Antonio Mendez and Matt Baglio.
Actor in a movie drama: Daniel Day-Lewis for Lincoln, based in part on the book Team of Rivals by Doris Kearns Goodwin.
Actress in a movie musical or comedy: Jennifer Lawrence in Silver Linings Playbook, based on the novel by Matthew Quick.
For a complete list of nominees and winners click here for the official page.