Golden Globes: 'La La Land''s Justin Hurwitz Wins Best Original Score in a Motion Picture

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The 74th annual awards show, hosted by Jimmy Fallon, took place at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday.

La La Land's Justin Hurwitz took home the Golden Globe for best original score in a motion picture on Sunday night.

"This is very much appreciated," Hurwitz said after being presented the award by Sting and Carrie Underwood.

Other nominees in the category include Nicholas Britell for Moonlight; Johann Johannson for Arrival; Dustin O'Halloran and Hauschka for Lion; and Hans Zimmer, Pharrell Williams and Benjamin Wallfisch for Hidden Figures.

Following the win for best original score, La La Land also was awarded the best original song Globe for "City of Stars."

The movie is nominated for five other Golden Globes, including best picture — musical or comedy.

Jimmy Fallon hosted the 74th annual Golden Globe Awards, which took place at the Beverly Hilton on Jan. 8.

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