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After a tame Globes, is a less-charged awards season ahead?

Jan. 7, 2019 2:02 PM EST

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The Golden Globe Awards looked like it had gone entirely back to frothy, bubbly business as usual, until Regina King did the impossible: She got the orchestra to stop playing her off. Not even Lady Gaga had that much power. King used her platform on stage accepting the...

Mamma Mia! 'Rhapsody' upsets 'Star Is Born' at Globes

Jan. 7, 2019 4:52 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Thunder bolt and lightning rocked the 76th Golden Globes where a string of upsets culminated with the Freddie Mercury biopic "Bohemian Rhapsody" winning best picture, drama, over another movie about musicians: Bradley Cooper's much more heavily favored "A Star Is Born." "A Star Is Born"...

Complete list of winners at 76th Golden Globe Awards

Jan. 7, 2019 1:50 AM EST

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Complete list of winners at the 76th annual Golden Globe Awards, presented Sunday in Beverly Hills, California, by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association: FILM Drama: "Bohemian Rhapsody" Actress, Drama: Glenn Close, "The Wife" Actor, Drama: Rami Malek, "Bohemian Rhapsody"...

Upbeat and energetic, Bridges accepts Globes' DeMille honor

Jan. 7, 2019 12:45 AM EST

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Nearly seven decades after Jeff Bridges appeared as an infant alongside his mother in a film, the prolific — and sometimes underappreciated — actor gleefully accepted the Cecil B. DeMille Award at Sunday's Golden Globe Awards. Bridges, known as "The Dude," stepped...

Gaga, 'A Star Is Born' poised to dominate Golden Globes

Jan. 6, 2019 3:32 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — When the 76th annual Golden Globe Awards get underway Sunday night, who takes home statuettes is only a small part of the intrigue. What the Hollywood Foreign Press Association's Beverly Hills, California, ceremony lacks in gravitas it usually makes up for in freewheeling frivolity and fun....

Golden Globes another sign of value of Asian inclusion

Jan. 5, 2019 12:42 PM EST

The Golden Globe Awards is set to feel like a major evolution from its 2015 broadcast, when comedian Margaret Cho's appearance as a North Korean film journalist who spoke in heavily accented English was slammed by some as awkward and racist. Cho was the only Asian on stage the entire evening. Sunday's show will...

What to watch for at this Sunday's Golden Globes

Jan. 4, 2019 3:54 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Dramatic period pieces will vie for the top comedy-musical awards and song-stuffed movies are poised to dominate the dramatic categories. Welcome to the 76th annual Golden Globes. Category confusion often reigns at the Globes. Remember when laughers like "The Martian" and "Get Out" competed...

Sandra Oh, Andy Samberg want lighter tone at Golden Globes

Jan. 3, 2019 8:17 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actress Sandra Oh wants to bring a lighter tone to the Golden Globes after last year's awards show took a much more serious approach centered on the #MeToo movement. Oh said Thursday that she and fellow host Andy Samberg will provide a "moment of joy" at the 76th annual Golden Globe...

Michael B. Jordan, Ben Stiller among Golden Globe presenters

Jan. 3, 2019 9:53 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael B. Jordan, Ben Stiller and Idris Elba are among the first presenters announced for Sunday's Golden Globe Awards. Other presenters announced Thursday by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association include Catherine Zeta-Jones, Dick Van Dyke, Jamie Lee Curtis, Chrissy Metz, Felicity...

Jeff Bridges to receive Cecil B. DeMille Award at Globes

Dec. 17, 2018 9:21 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jeff Bridges may have once been considered as one of Hollywood's most underappreciated actors, but next month's Golden Globe Awards will showcase his life and illustrious career next month by bestowing him one of its highest honors. Bridges will receive the Cecil B. DeMille Award during...