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19 Things That Happened At The 2000 Golden Globe Awards

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1. Reese Witherspoon and Ryan Phillippe were young and in love:

Witherspoon was just 23 years old!
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Witherspoon was just 23 years old!

2. LeeLee Sobieski "put a bird on it" and felt the need to show it off on the red carpet:

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3. Haley Joel Osment was there as a nominee for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in The Sixth Sense:

He lost to Tom Cruise, who won for his performance in Magnolia.
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He lost to Tom Cruise, who won for his performance in Magnolia.

4. It was the year that Keri Russell had this haircut:

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5. Jodie Foster and Russell Crowe attended the award show together:

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6. Minnie Driver and Josh Brolin were very much in love:

They were also briefly engaged the following year before calling it quits in October 2001.
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They were also briefly engaged the following year before calling it quits in October 2001.

7. R.E.M.'s Michael Stipe was there and he looked thrilled, as usual:

Stipe was there to support Man on the Moon.
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Stipe was there to support Man on the Moon.

8. Jim Carrey, who was nominated in the Best Actor -- Musical or Comedy category, brought his fiancée, Renée Zellweger:

Carrey took home the award for his performance in Man on the Moon.
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Carrey took home the award for his performance in Man on the Moon.

9. Gwyneth Paltrow, apparently, was going through a quasi-goth phase...

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10. ...while her frenemy Winona Ryder was riding high with Matt Damon as the ~it~ couple:

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11. Hugh Grant and Elizabeth Hurley were still going strong:

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12. Best Actress – Musical or Comedy nominee, Julia Roberts was there with boyfriend Benjamin Bratt:

Roberts, who was nominated for her performance in Notting Hill, lost to Janet McTeer, who won for her performance in Tumbleweeds.
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Roberts, who was nominated for her performance in Notting Hill, lost to Janet McTeer, who won for her performance in Tumbleweeds.

13. Courtney Love came looking like she had been shipwrecked on an island for five months:

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14. A very lucky Seth Green was sandwiched backstage by Halle Berry and Claudia Schiffer:

Berry was a big winner that night taking home the award Best Actress – Miniseries or Television Film for her performance in Introducing Dorothy Dandridge.
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Berry was a big winner that night taking home the award Best Actress – Miniseries or Television Film for her performance in Introducing Dorothy Dandridge.

15. Sex and the City took home the award for Best Series – Musical or Comedy:

Sarah Jessica Parker also took home the award for Best Actress -- Musical or Comedy Series for her performance as Carrie Bradshaw.
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Sarah Jessica Parker also took home the award for Best Actress -- Musical or Comedy Series for her performance as Carrie Bradshaw.

16. The Sopranos won for Best Series – Drama:

While James Gandolfini and Edie Falco each took home the award for Best Actors in a Drama Series for their performances on the show.
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While James Gandolfini and Edie Falco each took home the award for Best Actors in a Drama Series for their performances on the show.

17. Best Supporting Actress winner Angelina Jolie was still very much in her wild child phase:

Jolie won the award for her performance in Girl, Interrupted.
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Jolie won the award for her performance in Girl, Interrupted.

18. Hilary Swank and Denzel Washington took home the award for Best Actors -- Drama:

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Swank won for her performance in Boys Don't Cry, while Washington won for his performance in The Hurricane.

And, in case you're wondering, American Beauty won for Best Film – Drama and Toy Story 2 won Best Film – Musical or Comedy.

19. And finally, Sean Hayes motorboated Camryn Manheim:

And that was the greatest thing of the night!
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And that was the greatest thing of the night!

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