The star, 32, revealed on E!'s Red Carpet at the 2019 Golden Globes that Bradley Cooper's attempts to make her be "more present on set". It's a BIG night for the periwinkle-clad princess, and she definitely dressed for it.
Her remarks elicited a standing ovation from the star-studded crowd, including Lady Gaga, who rose to her feet to celebrate the actress. "I said yes to the fear of being on this stage tonight because I wanted to be here to look out into this audience and witness this moment of change, and I'm not fooling myself", she said at the podium.
"I really had to pack it before a long evening", she explained before passionately sharing her empowering advice for women.
In her acceptance speech, thanked her parents before saying in Korean, "Mom, Dad, I love you". Sandra Oh and Andy Samberg will host the 76th annual awards show at 8 p.m. ET/ 5 p.m. PT on NBC.
The Golden Globes gave Queen musical "Bohemian Rhapsody" its top prize on Sunday in an unexpected victory over romance A Star is Born, and named 1960s segregation-era roadtrip Green Book the best comedy or musical film.
Leading the nominations is Vice, a satirical biopic of former US Vice-President Dick Cheney, with six.
"So, when I was little, I felt like Muhammad Ali who was destined to be a boxer; I felt destined to be an actress", she finished.
The Golden Globes, organized by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, are the first major showbusiness awards in the countdown to the Oscars in February.
In television, Cold War spy drama series The Americans, and actors Michael Douglas (The Kominsky Method) and Richard Madden (Bodyguard) took home trophies.