Golden Globe Moments

The Golden Globes, held in January, are often thought of as the appetizer to the main event – March's Oscars. But that doesn't mean the first big player in Hollywood's awards show season isn't just as scrumptious when it comes to head-turning moments. Whether it's Hilary Swank besting veterans like Meryl Streep, or Jodie Foster turning up with Russell Crowe on her arm, the stars always make the Golden Globes a memorable event.

DON'T WALK AWAY RENÉE

When 2001's best actress in a musical or comedy (for Nurse Betty) winner Renée Zellweger heard her name called, she was primping in the ladies' room. "I thought I had something on my teeth," she told PEOPLE, "so I went to check."