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Silent hit "The Artist" wins 3 golden Globes

Silent hit "The Artist" wins 3 golden Globes
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This years Golden Globe awards have been held in Los Angeles with Hollywood’s great and the good putting in appearances.

George Clooney won best actor in “The Descendants” which also took best film award.

French star Jean Dujardin won best comedy actor for the black-and-white silent film hit “The Artist” .

The film which also won best comedy and best original score tells of a famous silent actor whose career falls apart in the transition to talkies.

Best foreign language film went to the Iranian production “A Separation”.

Of some of the other awards, Meryl Streep, as expected, took best actress for her portrayal of Margaret Thatcher in “The Iron Lady” and Martin Scorsese went home with the best director globe for his film “Hugo”.