The award marks the third Golden Globe for the Australian actress, who previously won for her lead role in "Elizabeth" (1998) and her supporting role in "I'm Not There" (2007). She has an additional six Globe nominations.
For Blanchett, "Blue Jasmine" fulfilled a long-standing goal of working with Allen, who called her at her Sydney, Australia, home in 2012 and told her he had something for her.
To prepare for the role, she conducted research trips to the shops, cafes and restaurants of
The 71st Golden Globes are being held at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, at a ceremony hosted by