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75th Golden Globes overshadowed by sex abuse scandal

Stars attending the glittering annual event dressed in all black to make a statement against the systemic sexual harassment in Hollywood.

The scandal in Hollywood over allegations of sexual harassment by actors and directors dominated the big night at the Golden Globes.

The 75th ceremony for the stars of the big and little screen was a more sombre and political occasion than usual – following the #MeToo campaign against sexual harassment.

Oprah Winfrey, who won an award for lifetime achievement, used her acceptance speech to plead for social justice and inclusion.

Al Jazeera’s Hannah Hoexter has more.