Christopher Nolan (director of The Dark Knight) was referred to as "Chris Nolan".
The song during the opening presentation was When I Grow Up by The Pussycat Dolls.
Heath Ledger is the first posthumous Golden Globe winner since Peter Finch in 1976 who won for "Network".
Sally Hawkins: (accepting her award) I'll try and get through as much as my voice and nerves and knees will let me.
Kate Winslet: (accepting her award) You have to forgive me because I have a habit of not winning things.
This is referring to her being nominated for 5 Academy Awards without winning.