"I am so thrilled it's a tie, I can't tell you," Close screamed as she accepted the trophy for her performance in 'The Wife'. "I was thinking that you know, the world kind of pits us against each other in this profession and I know that from all the women in this category, and I think I can speak for all the women in this room, we celebrate each other."
The singer burst into tears upon accepting the award as she gave her co-star and director Bradley Cooper a long hug. She said, "I am so honored by this. I went to places in my mind and in my heart that I did not know existed or that I could."
Meanwhile, Gaga also took home the Critics' Choice Award for Best song with 'Shallow.'
The show aired on The CW and was hosted by Taye Diggs, who handed out accolades to achievers in both film and television categories.
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