The Hollywood Foreign Press Association’s Golden Globes last night were a roller-coaster of fun drunks, unprepared speeches and Matthew McConaughey. Here were our top favorite moments (besides Emma Thompson’s boozy rant against high heels, which we just didn’t have room for but loved anyway), in no particular order. Read More
It’s time for the Golden Globe nominations, and with some of the more satellite awards pulling for early frontrunners (Gotham, Film Critics from New York, LA and Boston, etc.,) we’re starting to see some movie trends confirmed. Everyone loved 12 Years a Slave! Unsurprisingly! And Breaking Bad and Girls and Nebraska and American Hustle and Spike Jonze and Martin Scorcese movies that aren’t even out yet!
But there are some surprises…Brooklyn Nine-Nine, anyone? Rush? The Butler gets no love? Greta Gerwig for Frances Ha? That movie was great and all, but Lena Dunham is already representing the affected Brooklyn 20-something constituents with her Girls nominations, are you telling us that the portrayal of overly self-involved young women trying to “make it” in New York is going to start being a thing? Is already a thing?
See the full list of nominees below. Read More
Welcome to New York Observer‘s Golden Globe coverage of the 2012, where you’ll be able to read (and participate!) in real time as Drew Grant and Dan D’Addario take bets on which acclaimed actor will be the first to slap that lopsided grin right off Ricky Gervais‘ face. Let the fun begin! Read More
Please join us at 7:30 tonight for liveblogging the 69th Golden Globe Awards. While the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) may have decided to brave another year of Ricky Gervais emceeing their annual excuse to party with the stars, our liveblogging will be emceed/typed by Drew Grant. Read More
Ricky Gervais may still be trending from last night’s flame ball monologue, but the true Golden Globes media winner is Piers Morgan.
Golden Globes host Ricky Gervais got noticeably less screentime after his incendiary opening. Some said that’s standard for awards show hosts, but fellow Brit and Larry King successor Morgan jumped on Read More