Why Gina Rodriguez Is the Golden Globes' Biggest Winner

January 12, 2015 8:43 PM

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The biggest winner at tonight's Golden Globe Awards wasn't Birdman or Boyhood -- as many pundits were predicting. But Gina Rodriguez -- a first-time nominee for her lead role on the CW's hit show Jane the Virgin, who walked away with the award for Best Actress in a Television Series Musical or Comedy.

Rodriguez, 30 -- an actress of Puerto Rican descent from Chicago -- was the only Latina nominated at the Golden Globes this year, which isn't at all unusual -- it's still extremely rare for Latina actresses to be nominated at the Globes. How rare? The last time a Latina was nominated for a Lead Actr...

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