First time in history a transwoman actor won a Golden Globe award. Michaela Jaé “Mj” Rodriguez took home the Golden Globes for Best Actress in a TV drama for her performance in “Pose”.
This is also the first Golden Globe win for “Pose”.
Last year too, Mj Rodriguez made history for being the first trans performer to earn an Emmy nomination in the lead acting categories.
Mj Rodriguez’s win is a milestone in Golden Globes history as the Hollywood Foreign Press Association or HFPA, which awards the globes has often been accused of racism and corruption.