'The Kominsky Method' won best TV comedy at the Golden Globes and people are joking how they never even heard of it

Netflix‘The Kominsky Method’ was a surprise two-time winner Sunday night at the Golden Globes.
  • Netflix’s “The Kominsky Method” won best TV comedy and best comedy actor at the 2019 Golden GlobesSunday at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills Sunday.
  • Many were upset the show beat out favourites like “The Good Place” and last year’s winner, “The Marvellous Mrs. Maisel.”
  • However, more people were confused by the wins, remarking they never even heard of the Netflix comedy. It started a lot of jokes.

The 2019 Golden Globes took place Sunday at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills and one of the big surprise winners of the evening is Netflix‘s “The Kominsky Method.”

The streaming service’s comedy is from “Big Bang Theory” creator Chuck Lorre and stars Michael Douglas and Alan Arkin as a once-famous actor and his longtime agent in Los Angeles, respectively.

Kominsky methodMike Yarish/NetflixAlan Arkin and Michael Douglas in a scene from ‘The Kominsky Method.’

Throughout the evening, the show surprised viewers as it won two awards for best TV comedy and best TV actor for Douglas’ role as the titular character, Sandy Kominsky.

Notably, people were upset favourites like NBC’s “The Good Place” and Amazon’s ‘The Marvellous Mrs. Maisel” lost to the Netflix series.

But most were asking the same question: What even is “The Kominsky Method”?

Many on Twitter said they never even heard of the Netflix show, which premiered on Netflix in November.

Many jokes surrounding the comedy quickly started circulating online.

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