Hollywood's awards season kicks-off with Golden Globes 2017

A smattering of celebrities walked the red carpet at the Golden Globe Awards held in Los Angeles on January 9.

Hollywood actress Reese Witherspoon was lovely in a yellow figure-hugging gown with a slit.

Hollywood actress Reese Witherspoon was lovely in a yellow figure-hugging gown with a slit. (AFP)

Dev Patel posed for a picture with eight-year-old Sunny Pawar, his co-star from 'Lion' which was nominated for the best drama motion picture.

Dev Patel posed for a picture with eight-year-old Sunny Pawar, his co-star from 'Lion' which was nominated for the best drama motion picture. (AFP)

Oscar-winning actor Eddie Redmayne was dashing in black.

Oscar-winning actor Eddie Redmayne was dashing in black. (AFP)

'Black Swan' actress Natalie Portman brought a dash of sunshine to the red carpet in a yellow dress.

'Black Swan' actress Natalie Portman brought a dash of sunshine to the red carpet in a yellow dress. (AFP)

Viola Davis, who won Best Supporting Actress for 'Fences', was bright as sunshine in a yellow one-shoulder gown.

Viola Davis, who won Best Supporting Actress for 'Fences', was bright as sunshine in a yellow one-shoulder gown. (AFP)

Meryl Streep received the Cecil B DeMille Award for outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment.

Hollywood actress Meryl Streep received the Cecil B DeMille Award for outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment. (AFP)

Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra glittered in gold.

Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra glittered in gold. (AFP)

Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone was elegant in yellow at a Golden Globe after-party.

Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone was elegant in yellow at a Golden Globe after-party. (AFP)

Actress Felicity Jones was elegant in a pale pink gown.

Actress Felicity Jones was elegant in a pale pink gown. (AFP)

Actress Isabelle Huppert, winner of Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama for 'Elle,' was elegant in a silver outfit.

Actress Isabelle Huppert, winner of Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama for 'Elle,' was elegant in a silver outfit.
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Casey Affleck, Best Actor - Drama for Manchester By The Sea, was dapper in a black tux.

Casey Affleck, Best Actor - Drama for 'Manchester By The Sea', was dapper in a black tux. (AFP)

Actors Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone won Best Performance by an Actor/Actress in a Motion Picture � Comedy or Musical for 'La La Land'.



Actors Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone, who won Best Performance by an Actor/Actress in a Motion Picture Comedy or Musical for 'La La Land', were all smiles. (AFP)