The accusations came after Franco won the Golden Globe for Best Actor in a Musical or Comedy, but he says they are completely untrue.
The show's closing moments found Del Toro onstage, hoisting his best picture trophy. And she said someone told her that his three-year-old saw the movie, and when the movie ended, the boy said, "When I grow up, I want to be a woman!"
Olivia Munn hosted the dinner ceremony, which was broadcast live on the CW network.
"The decision to wear black at the Golden Globes was the easiest decision I ever made". Is a show of solidarity a one-time thing?
On TV, Hulu's The Handmaid's Tale picked up Best Drama and Best Actress for star Elizabeth Moss, while Amazon's The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel won Best Comedy and Best Actress for its star Rachel Brosnahan. "And we will continue to band together to make strides uniting for equality", shared Gadot.
Angelina Jolie stuns in white feathered dress at 2018 Critics Choice Awards
The no-show comes amid sexual misconduct allegations from several women, including Violet Paley and Sarah Tither, which Franco has disputed. Instead, Walton Goggins collected the award on his behalf, thanked the audience and said James couldn't be there so we accept it.
The former Daily Show correspondent didn't bring a biting social or political edge in a hosting performance that missed more than it hit. Joined by actress Niecey Nash, they raised a glass "to all the good guys in Hollywood", who held meetings in conference rooms rather than hotel rooms.
Wahlberg was paid more than 1,000 times what co-star Michelle Williams received for last year's high-profile reshoots for Ridley Scott's All the Money in the World - which aimed to replace disgraced actor Kevin Spacey with veteran Christopher Plummer. "You deserve a big musical number to open your awards show, so that's exactly what I'm going to give you with Jay Pharaoh".
The 23rd Annural Critics' Choice Awards went down in Los Angeles on Thursday evening and there wasn't much color in the winner's circle this year. So although this is progress, there's still a long way to go. Her "Big Little Lies" husband Alexander Skarsgard has a shot to do this as well, but his 8/5 SAG odds have him in second place behind Robert De Niro ("The Wizard of Lies"), who leads with 10/11 odds.