HFPA Announced the first group of presenters for the 70th Annual Golden Globe Awards earlier today. Among the presenters are George Clooney (three-time Golden Globe Award winner and 11-time Golden Globe Award nominee), Will Ferrell (two-time Golden Globe Award nominee), Nathan Fillion, Jennifer Garner (2002 Golden Globe Award winner and four-time Golden Globe Award nominee), Jennifer Lopez (1998 Golden Globe Award nominee), Debra Messing (eight-time Golden Globe Award nominee), Jeremy Renner (2011 Golden Globe Award nominee), Amanda Seyfried, Jason Statham, Meryl Streep (eight-time Golden Globe Award winner and 27-time Golden Globe Award nominee, including a 2013 nomination for Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical; Hope Springs), Kerry Washington and Kristen Wiig (2012 Golden Globe Award nominee.
Grek-American Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will host the event from the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday, Jan. 13. The show will be broadcast live at 5 p.m. PT/ 8 p.m. ET on NBC.
The 70th Annual Golden Globe® Awards will be seen in more than 192 countries worldwide and is one of the few awards ceremonies that span both television and motion picture achievements. The special will be produced by dick clark productions in association with the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.
About the Hollywood Foreign Press Association:
Founded in the 1940s during World War II, the HFPA was originally comprised of a handful of LA based overseas journalists who sought to bridge the international community with Hollywood, and to provide distraction from the hardships of war through film. Sixty-eight years later, members of the HFPA represent 55 countries with a combined readership of 250 million in some of the world’s most respected publications. Each year, the organization holds the third most watched awards show on television, the Golden Globe Awards, which have enabled the organization to donate more than $12 million to entertainment related charities and scholarship programs. For more information, please visit www.goldenglobes.org.
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