Golden Globes Winners 2014: Matthew McConaughey Wins Best Actor

Golden Globes Winners 2014: Matthew McConaughey Wins Best Actor

The Best Actor award was anyone's to win tonight but it went to Matthew McConaughey continuing the year of the McConaughey combeack story (think, Mud, Wolf of Wall Street, True Detective AND Dallas Buyers Club). McConaughey proved that none of that success had changed him when during his acceptance speech he fell right back into the lilting southern dude drawl we all know and love him for. 

The other nominees in the category were:

Chiwetel Ejiofor, 12 Years A Slave
Idris Elba, Mandela
Tom Hanks, Captain Phillips
Robert Redford, All Is Lost

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Elena Sheppard

Elena is the Arts & Entertainment Editor at Mic. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, Salon, Time Out New York, The New York Times Upfront, ABC News, and various travel publications. She is also a Princeton alum, a former Thailand resident, and a Brooklyn native.

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