Los Angeles, Jan 17 (Agencies): In the category of motion picture drama, British actor Colin Firth and actress Natalie Portman were awarded Golden Globe awards.

While Firth took home the trophy for his role as a stammering King George VI in "The King's Speech", Portman won it for her role in "Black Swan".

Firth took away the glory from Jesse Eisenberg ("The Social Network"); James Franco ("127 Hours"); Ryan Gosling ("Blue Valentine") and Mark Wahlberg ("The Fighter").

Portman on the other hand beat competition from Halle Berry ("Frankie and Alice"); Nicole Kidman ("Rabbit Hole"); Jennifer Lawrence ("Winter's Bone") and Michelle Williams ("Blue Valentine").