‘The Revenant’ and ‘The Martian’ win big at 2016 Golden Globe Awards

Acting accolades go to Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon, Jennifer Lawrence and Sylvester Stallone

The Revenant and The Martian have won the top film prizes at the 2016 Golden Globe Awards.

The Revenant, a chilly western set in 1820s Montana and South Dakota, took home the prize for Best Motion Picture – Drama as well as Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama for Leonardo DiCaprio and Best Director for Alejandro G. Iñárritu.

Ridley Scott’s sci-fi hit The Martian was named Best Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical and its star Matt Damon picked up the trophy for Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical. Steve Jobs also won two film prizes: Best Supporting Actress for Kate Winslet and Best Screenplay for Aaron Sorkin.

Jennifer Lawrence collected her third Golden Globe in four years when she was named Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical for her performance as the inventor of the Miracle Mop in Joy. The award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama went to rising star Brie Larson for her depiction of a woman imprisoned in a confined space in Room.

Meanwhile, Sylvester Stallone received the Best Supporting Actor prize for reprising his iconic role as Rocky Balboa in boxing spin-off film Creed. Sam Smith’s Bond theme ‘Writing’s On The Wall’ was named Best Original Song.

In the TV categories, Lady Gaga was named Best Actress in a Limited Series or TV Movie for her performance as The Countess in American Horror Story: Hotel. Mad Men‘s Jon Hamm, Empire‘s Taraji P. Henson and The Affair‘s Maura Tierney all took home TV acting trophies too.

Mr Robot and Mozart In The Jungle both won two TV awards, including acting accolades for the former’s Christian Slater and the latter’s Gael García Bernal. BBC Two’s Wolf Hall was named Best Limited Series or TV Movie.

This year’s Golden Globe Awards were held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles with Ricky Gervais serving as host. Check out a gallery featuring all the winners here.