I used to think that prizes were demeaning and divisive, until I got one, and now they seem sort of meaningful and real.
Bill Nighy, who last night was awarded the Golden Globe for best actor in a TV mini-series for Gideon's Daughter. A significantly wittier and more cohesive remark than Hugh Laurie, who only managed:-
Thank you, thank you very much. My goodness, this is stunning, absolutely stunning. I am speechless. I am literally without a speech. Er...
when he received the best TV drama actor award.