Saturday, June 15, 2024

Golden Globes: Tarantino, Anne Hathaway, Game Change, Christoph Waltz Among Winners


Quentin Tarantino picked up Best original Screenplay for “Django.” Add that to Christoph Waltz’s win for Best Supporting Actor, and you have something interesting going on…

“Amour” wins Best Foreign Film. The HFPA members are old enough to relate to it. Claire Danes wins Best Actress for “Homeland.”

Anne Hathaway just won Best Supporting Actress from “Les Miz.” She gave a lovely speech with a great nod to fellow nominee Sally Field.

UPDATE: “Homeland” actor Damien Lewis just won Best Actor, Drama Series. Claire Danes will win Best Actress. “Homeland” will win Best Drama Series. Yawn! Maggie Smith and Don Draper should team up against those people…

“Game Change” and its star Julianne Moore just picked up more awards at the Golden Globes after winning Emmy Awards last fall. Christoph Waltz won Best Supporting Actor in a film for “Django Unchained.” Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are doing great at poking fun at the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. But there’s more. Coming….

Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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