Getty ImagesJulianna Margulies
won a Golden Globe tonight for Best Actress in a Drama for her role in The Good Wife
. She won an Emmy Award for her role on ER
, but was largely not expected to pick up a Golden Globe for her current CBS series. Julianna Margulies (Getty)
When she won, she fawned all over Glenn Close
, who was in the audience, and said she'd bow down to her, but then her dress would rip. She won the award for her portrayal of a woman who goes back to work as an attorney after her politician husband's sex scandal is exposed.
Margulies, who played Nurse Carol Hathaway on ER until 2000, has also appeared on the 2001 miniseries The Mists of Avalon
. She is also nominated for 3 Screen Actors Guild Awards this year for her role in the legal drama series The Good Wife
See more pictures here (click any picture):More Golden Globes coverage: Best and Worst Dressed at the 2010 Golden Globe Awards
The Golden Globes brought some of the most exciting formal fashion in months.