Bale picked up two gongs - best actor and best actor in a comedy - for his role in political biopic Vice, while Colman scooped the best actress in a comedy prize for her portrayal of Queen Anne in The Favourite.
Social media has gone into overdrive after the result of the Best Actress in a Limited Series at the Critics Choice Awards was a tie. The 24th annual gala is always watched with close attention by film fans, as it is seen as the most accurate predictor of the Academy Award nominations.
The actor, who underwent a drastic physical transformation to play controversial former vice president Dick Cheney, compared the politician to Satan during his Golden Globes speech.
Gaga also won best song for Shallow from the Star Is Born soundtrack.
While Black Panther didn't bring home the Best Picture award, the record-breaking film certainly didn't go home empty-handed.
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Hollywood's award season was in full swing late Sunday, with Alfonso Cuaron's "Roma" - an ode to the director's childhood in 1970s Mexico City - the big victor at the Critics' Choice Awards.
"I want the other woman up here", she confidently said, prompting the announcement of Patricia's victory.
The award comes after Gaga's upset at the Golden Globe Awards, at which Glenn Close unexpectedly took out best actress in a drama for The Wife.
In the television category, the stars of Killing Eve, The Marvelous Mrs Maisel and The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story all took awards home.
Other fans were stoked that both actresses were recognised. Leading the nominations with 14 nods is The Favourite - starring Olivia Colman, Rachel Weisz and Emma Stone - including best picture, best acting ensemble and best director for Yorgos Lanthimos.
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