Ben Affleck Wins Directing Globe for ‘Argo’ After Oscar Snub

Ben Affleck won the Golden Globe for directing “Argo,” after being shut out from the Oscar nominations in the same category.

Actresses Amy Poehler and Tina Fey hosted the ceremony tonight from Beverly Hills, California. “Lincoln” leads the nominations with seven, including best picture and best director.

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