Voting is now open for the 20th annual show, airing live on June 5 at 9 p.m. ET.
'King's Speech' rules the night, with 'The Fighter' and 'The Social Network' also winning big.
Javier Bardem, Jeremy Renner, Mark Ruffalo, Annette Bening and more nominees also thank Academy for the recognition.
'We knew the movie was about basic human emotions and the need for acceptance,' producer Michael De Luca tells MTV News.
'The King's Speech' leads the pack with 12 nominations.
'It's a great way to start the morning,' Sorkin says of film's eight nominations.
Natalie Portman shouts out her 'Black Swan' director for bringing her and her fiancé together, while Christian Bale gets emotional.
Natalie Portman takes home Best Actress, and 'The Social Network' wins Best Picture.
'King's Speech' and 'Social Network' got the most Globe love, but that doesn't mean Oscars will follow suit.
'It's not hard to understand how bright women could be appalled,' Sorkin responds to unsuspecting commenter's critique of Facebook flick.
David Fincher's Facebook movie maintains first place, while 'Life as We Know It' settles for the #2 slot.
'When a film is this well received across the board — audiences and critics — it goes a long way with Oscar voters,' one expert says.
David Fincher and Aaron Sorkin's Facebook feature scores big, while few moviegoers are compelled to see 'Let Me In.'
Critics rave about the 'sizzling ethical-dramatic question' that drives David Fincher's latest.
'Anyone who loves movies loves David Fincher,' Justin Timberlake tells MTV News.
'It's incredibly painful to read it, so I stay off of it,' actor says of reading about himself online.
JT says his friends got into a heated Facebook discussion 'without me ... steering the conversation in any way' after a screening.
'He prioritizes Facebook over his personal relationships. This is not something that I think is bad,' Eisenberg says.
As he dives into other projects, Eisenberg hasn't paid attention to anticipation for this fall's Facebook flick.
'It actually is a really good message story,' the actress says of the film about Facebook creator Mark Zuckerberg.
The star of 'Adventureland' and 'Zombieland' is about to take on cyber-land, playing the founder of Facebook in his next flick.