Elisabeth Moss Thanks Margaret Atwood for Speaking out in Golden Globes Speech

Elisabeth Moss Thanks Margaret Atwood for Speaking out in Golden Globes Speech

Elisabeth Moss thanked The Handmaid’s Tale author Margaret Atwood in her acceptance speech for the Best Actress in a Television Series Drama award at the Golden Globes last night. Having thanked the cast and crew of the Hulu production, Moss went on to quote and thank Atwood, saying:    This is from Margaret Atwood: ‘We were the people who were not in the papers. We lived in the blank white spaces at the edges of print. It gave us more freedom. We lived in the gaps between the stories.   Margaret Atwood this is for you and all of the women …

Read Oprah Winfrey’s Inspiring Golden Globes Speech in Full

Read Oprah Winfrey’s Inspiring Golden Globes Speech in Full

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Veritable bookworm Oprah Winfrey won the Cecil B. Demille Award for lifetime achievement at the 2018 Golden Globes, for which she delivered an incredibly moving acceptance speech. Below is a full transcript. Enjoy!   In 1964, I was a little girl sitting on the linoleum floor of my mother’s house in Milwaukee watching Anne Bancroft present the Oscar for best actor at the 36th Academy Awards. She opened the envelope and said five words that literally made history — “The winner is Sidney Poitier.” Up to the stage came the most elegant man I ever remembered. His tie was white, …

’13 Reasons Why’ Star Katherine Langford Receives Golden Globe Nomination

’13 Reasons Why’ Star Katherine Langford Receives Golden Globe Nomination

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The 2018 Golden Globe nominations have been revealed, and congratulations goes out to Katherine Langford, who has received a nomination for Best Television Actress in a Drama for her role as Hannah Baker in the Netflix adaptation of Jay Asher’s 13 Reasons Why. The list of names congratulating the actress is long and established, including costars and Selena Gomez, who produced the show as a “passion project.”      AND to this gorgeous, kind hearted lady. You endured this character with such strength and softness. @katherinelangford I am so proud you are being acknowledged for doing just that! GOLDEN GLOBE NOMINEE!!! Ladies …

‘Big Little Lies’ Set to Dominate the Golden Globes!

‘Big Little Lies’ Set to Dominate the Golden Globes!

The 2018 Golden Globe nominations have been announced, and it’s looking like a good year for book adaptations. Specifically, Big Little Lies (based on Liane Moriarty’s novel) has absolutely swept the floor in the TV categories. Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, Shailene Woodley, Laura Dern, and Alexander Skarsgard were all nominated for their performances. The show is also nominated in the Best TV Movie or Limited-Series category.   Other notable book adaptation nominees include Outlander, whose Caitriona Balfe was nominated for Best Performance by an Actress in a TV Series – Drama. That’s big for Outlander, which is frequently overlooked for awards. …

Exciting News for ‘Game of Thrones’ Fans at the Golden Globe Awards

Exciting News for ‘Game of Thrones’ Fans at the Golden Globe Awards

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The Golden Globes are just around the corner and are set to go ahead on January 7th 2018 and THIS YEAR WE WANT TO SEE GAME OF THRONES WIN GOT DAMMIT.   Image Via gizmodo.com HBO has thrown a curveball and has submitted not one but two of its leading actors for the category Best Actor in a Leading Role. If you haven’t guessed already yes, it is Kit Harington and Emilia Clarke who have been nominated for their respective roles as Jon Snow and Daenerys Targaryen.   This choice carries some significance as no actor or actress from the show has ever been …