“He would say something beautiful [in his acceptance speech], something inspiring,” Boseman’s wife Taylor Simone said through tears as she accepted his award at a virtual ceremony. “Something that would amplify that little force inside all of us that tells you to keep going.”
Boseman died in August last year after secretly battling colon cancer for four years. He was 43 years old.
Netflix’s historical drama The Crown, which was already a favourite, won actors Emma Corrin and Josh O’Connor their first Globes for portraying Princess Diana and Prince Charles.