72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Season 72
Michael Keaton, "Birdman", Winner, Best Actor - Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical at the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Jan. 11, 2015. Paul Drinkwater—NBC

Watch Michael Keaton's Emotional Best Actor Speech at the Golden Globes

Jan 11, 2015

In the latest steps along the comeback trail, Michael Keaton misted up while accepting the Golden Globe for Best Actor in a Film, Musical or Comedy, for his role as a washed-up actor struggling to make it on Broadway in Birdman. First he thanked Birdman director Alejandro González Iñárritu profusely, saying the director could now get any actor he wants for his next project. Then, emphasizing his upbringing in Pennsylvania as one of seven children, he noted how his family-centered childhood made him who he is today, and described his son, Sean, as his closest friend.

Golden Globes 2015: Red Carpet Photos

NBC's "72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards" - Red Carpet Arrivals
Jessica Chastain arrives to the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Jan. 11, 2015.Christopher Polk—NBC/Getty Images
NBC's "72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards" - Red Carpet Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
Jessica Chastain attends the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on Jan. 11, 2015 in Beverly Hills, Calif.
NBC's "72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards" - Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
attends the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 11, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California.
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
NBC's "72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards" - Arrivals
NBC's "72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards" - Red Carpet Arrivals
NBC's "72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards" - Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
NBC's "72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards" - Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
NBC's "72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards" - Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 11: 72nd ANNUAL GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS -- Pictured: (l-r) arrive to the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 11, 2015. (Photo by: Kevork Djansezian/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank)
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals
Jessica Chastain arrives to the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Jan. 11, 2015.
Christopher Polk—NBC/Getty Images
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