From the red carpet blackout to the actors’ and actress’ empowering acceptance speeches; the 75th annual Golden Globe was a historic night, which was especially dedicated to the future of women across the industry itself and around the world. Here are the 5 best moments you probably missed at the 2018 Golden Globes awards.
Seth Meyers Hosts the 2018 Golden Globes
The late-night talk show host, without holding anything back, Meyers referenced Harvey Weinstein, and even the President Donald Trump, and shifted attention to the recent wave of sexual harassment accusations, and finally ended things on positive note saying: “Everyone in this room worked really hard to get here, but it’s clear the women worked even harder.”
Oprah’s gives a moving speech for the Cecil B. DeMille Award
Oprah Winfrey took the centre stage to receive the annual Cecil B. DeMille Award, and delivered a very much empowering speech. The superstar said, “I want all the girls watching here and now to know that a new day is on the horizon! And when that new day finally dawns it will be because of a lot of magnificent women, many of whom are right here in this room tonight, and some pretty phenomenal men fighting hard to make sure that they become the leaders who take us to the time when nobody ever has to say ‘Me too’ again.”
Big Little Lies wins Best Limited TV Series
Of course, it was great news for the all-female cast, and actress Reese Witherspoon gave a humble speech by saying: “People out there who are feeling silenced—we see you, we hear you, and we will tell your story.”
Tommy Wiseau joins James Franco on stage
During Franco’s acceptance speech for Best Actor for The Disaster Artist Tommy Wiseau joined him on stage and tried to steal the mic away from Franco, which was instantly iconic and so Wiseau.
Natalie Portman Criticizes the All-Male Director Category
Hollywood actress Natalie Portman alongside Ron Howard, with all simplicity she shaded the best director category by giving them the name of “all-male nominees.”