Robert Downey Jr, Meryl Streep, James CameronBlue alien boasting sci-fi epic, Avatar, has been named best film drama at the Golden Globe awards - boosting its chances of further glory at the Oscars in March - while James Cameron also bagged the best director award.

Other winners last night at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles were Sandra Bullock and Meryl Streep - who won the best actress prizes - with Jeff Bridges and Robert Downey Jr taking home their male equivalents.

Find out now who else took home a shiny new Globe for their mantelpiece...