Awkwafina won the award for her work on the comedy ‘The Farewell’
Actress Awkwafina surprised the audience at the Golden Globe 2020 by stating in her thank-you speech at the award that she will sell her statuette if she is in financial trouble.
“That’s great. If I go through hard times, I’ll sell it here, so it’s great, ”Awkwafina said amid laughter from colleagues at the theater where the ceremony was held.
The 31-year-old celebrity received the Best Actress in a Comedy or Musical Award for her work on ‘The Farewell’. She defeated actresses like Ana de Armas, Cate Blanchett, Beanie Feldstein, and Emma Thompson.
The actress later thanked the event’s organizers, filmmakers starring her, and actress Shuzhen Zhao, the interpreter of her character’s grandmother in ‘The Farewell’.