The 2021 award present season has arrived. The 78th annual Golden Globes takes place Sunday, February 28th at eight p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on NBC. The dynamic duo of Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will as soon as once more host the present.
Though the award present is not going to be completely the identical this 12 months, it’ll nonetheless have a star studded showdown. Awkwafina, Kevin Bacon, Cynthia Erivo, Joaquin Phoenix, Kristen Wiig, Annie Mumolo, Salma Hayek, Michael Douglas, Angela Bassett, Margot Robbie, Sterling Ok. Brown, and Renee Zellweger have been introduced as presenters on the present, in response to Leisure Tonight.
The Hollywood Overseas Press Affiliation just lately added extra presenters, the New York Submit reported in February. “Ben Stiller, Amanda Seyfried, Ava DuVernay, Colin Farrell, Gal Gadot, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II and Justin Theroux shall be readily available to (just about) current statuettes to the winners,” per the New York Submit.
The Golden Globe presenters will seem both on the present in Los Angeles or just about in New York dwell for the bicoastal ceremony.
The 2021 Golden Globes Will Be a Present of Firsts
For the primary time in Golden Globes historical past, Fey and Poehler will host the present throughout coasts. Fey is stationed on the Rainbow Room in New York Metropolis, whereas Poehler stays on the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles. Fey and Poehler are not any strangers to internet hosting the present. 2021 marks their fourth time internet hosting the Golden Globes, as they beforehand hosted in 2013, 2014, and 2015.
“We simply have a couple of closing questions which is, When? How? Why? The place? … that’s all we have to discover out however we’re gonna determine it out,” Poehler joked about she and Fey internet hosting the present bicoastal whereas on Late Night time with Seth Meyers in January.
Being bicoastal isn’t the one method the Hollywood Overseas Press Affiliation is switching issues up this 12 months. Like many different award exhibits, the Golden Globes usually packs its tables with administrators, producers, and actors and actresses. However this 12 months, the dwell viewers will embody a restricted variety of frontline and important employees. All viewers members needed to endure varied well being screening and COVID-19 checks.
The Golden Globes can even spotlight its philanthropic partnership with Feeding America, so some meals financial institution employees can even be chosen to attend. The Hollywood Overseas Press Affiliation introduced in February that Feeding America could be its associate, they usually have since donated $2 million to the group.
The presenters will showcase the assorted nominees over video chat, with the winner giving a brief digital speech on the finish. The Golden Globes awards these in each movie and tv, with the HFPA deciding the winners.
The Golden Globe Nominations Sparked Controversy
It wouldn’t be an award present if there wasn’t some controversy concerned. The HFPA introduced nominations earlier this month, and followers questioned a number of the picks. Netflix’s Emily in Paris obtained nominations for greatest efficiency by an actress for star Lily Collins and for greatest tv sequence — musical or comedy.
Shortly after the present acquired nominated, the Los Angeles Instances got here out with a bit hinting at some underneath the desk enterprise. “In 2019, greater than 30 HFPA members flew to France to go to the set of the brand new sequence Emily in Paris,” the outlet wrote. “Whereas there, Paramount Community handled the group to a two-night keep on the five-star Peninsula Paris resort, the place rooms at present begin at about $1,400 an evening, and a information convention and lunch on the Musée des Arts Forains, a personal museum crammed with amusement rides courting to 1850 the place the present was capturing.”
A supply who participated within the set go to instructed the Los Angeles Instances, “They handled us like kings and queens.”
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