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Golden Globes 2020: Taron Egerton Wins Best Actor for Elton John Rocketman Portrayal

Posted On January 6, 2020 at 3:35 am by / Comments Off on Golden Globes 2020: Taron Egerton Wins Best Actor for Elton John Rocketman Portrayal

Taron Egerton, who portrays Elton John in last year’s biopic Rocketman, has won the Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy. He beat out Leonardo DiCaprio (Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood), Eddie Murphy (I Am Dolemite), Daniel Craig (Knives Out), and Roman Griffin Davis (Jojo Rabbit) for the trophy. See this year’s full list of winners and nominees here.

Rocketman was also nominated for Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy. Elton John and Bernie Taupin won the Golden Globe for Best Original Song.

Read “What Rocketman Star Taron Egerton Is Listening to Right Now” on the Pitch.

Follow along with the rest of Pitchfork’s coverage of this year’s Golden Globes.

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