[PHOTOS] 2016 Best Awards Moments: Taraji P. Henson’s Golden Globes speech, Renee Elise Goldsberry’s Tony triumph

From the worthy winners to the memorable speeches on stage, Gold Derby’s editors and writers share their favorite 2016 awards moments in our end-of year photo gallery. Did we leave anything off our list? Be sure to sound off in the comments section below with your fave moments and then click through our photo gallery above.

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Our writer Denton Davidson praises Taraji P. Henson‘s Golden Globes acceptance speech for “Empire” as his favorite, while my top choice is Sarah Paulson finally became an Emmy winner in 2016 for playing embattled prosecutor Marcia Clark on FX’s “The People v. O.J. Simpson.”

Gold Derby’s Top 24 Users predict the Golden Globes TV noms

Senior editor Daniel Montgomery‘s best memory is Renee Elise Goldsberry winning the Tony for “Hamilton.” Rounding out our gallery, writer Riley Chow brings up the strange moment when Quentin Tarantino took over the Golden Globes stage for absentee winner Ennio Morricone (“The Hateful Eight”).

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