Taylor Swift arrived at the Golden Globes to present some of the music-related awards alongside Idris Elba.
According to Ladbrokes, Malek is odds-on to scoop the award at 4/7, with Christian Bale at 9/4 after his Best Actor in a comedy or musical Golden Globe win.
While shedding 4.5 percent of the prior year's overnight rating is never a good thing, things could be worse.
Veteran actress Julia Roberts, a frequent suit-wearer on the red carpet, chose black trousers and a tan top for the awards, in which she scored her first nomination for a television role for "Homecoming".
Among the biggest-spending brands that used Sunday night's Globes as a marketing springboard were Walmart, Chevrolet, Amazon Prime Video, L'Oreal Paris, Discover Card, Verizon, HBO, McDonald's, Pepsi and T-Mobile.
"Killing Eve" star and co-host of the ceremony Sandra Oh donned a long white gown, while People magazine's "sexiest man alive" Idris Elba chose a dark green and black tuxedo.
In a mild surprise, best comedy series went to Netflix's "The Kominsky Method", starring Michael Douglas as an aging thespian who runs a prestigious acting class. Douglas also won the award for best actor in a TV comedy.
"The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story" won two awards: Best TV movie or limited series, and Darren Criss for best actor.
"I have no idea what is happening", she said, looking stunned (or maybe just mock-stunned) upon returning to her hosting duties, her Golden Globe still in her hand. She made history as the first Asian woman to win Best Actress in a Drama Series in nearly 40 years. The latest Academy Awards (-16%), Grammys (-20%), Emmys (-10%), CMAs (-24%) and AMAs (-21%) were all down double digits from their respective previous installments.
Follow below for live updates from the 76th Golden Globe Awards. He thanked the man on whom his character was based. Cuaron still won as best director and the Mexican-born filmmaker's movie won best foreign language film. That left the Oscar hopeful from Netflix, Roma, out of the top group. Best supporting actress in a drama movie went to the Oscar front-runner Regina King for her work in the "If Beale Street Could Talk". The critically praised show, which just wrapped its sixth and final season, stars real-life couple Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys.
Olivia Colman won best actress in a comedy/musical for her part as Queen Anne in "The Favourite". We want nothing to do with Hollywood's serious movies or their obnoxious politics, or their neverending celebrations of self.