“Thank you for allowing me to be a part of this journey with you”, DiCaprio said.
Despite some diversity in the nominee ranks, the film acting awards were still won exclusively by Caucasians, rousing some worry that the Oscars may follow suit despite increased scrutiny after last year’s #OscarsSoWhite criticisms.
The “Titanic” actor’s reaction will surely be remembered as one of best moments of American award show.
Ricky Gervais once again made all the headlines at the Golden Globes it his fourth stint at hosting. But four years later, he was back on stage to host the awards ceremony.
Regarded as one of the most loved on-screen couples globally, DiCaprio, 41, and Winslet are best of friends in real life.
“I’m going to try not to get emotional, because I am the sum total of everyone I’ve ever met and I’m lucky to absorb some of it”, Stallone told the star-studded event, before thanking his wife and three daughters for their support.
Gervais’ snark aside, the Golden Globes have worked for years to shed an image of eccentric selections made by a group of little-known global journalists.
Oscar Isaac won a supporting actor award for his work in “Show Me a Hero“, the HBO limited series about the struggle to build public housing in Yonkers, N.Y. Also presenting will be Mel Gibson, who is returning to the Hollywood spotlight after keeping a low profile for nearly a decade, following an explosive drunken-driving arrest and public custody dispute. Let’s face it, that’s rarely the case.
-Actress, Musical or Comedy: Rachel Bloom, “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend”. But an awards show is most definitely not fun when you’ve never even heard of the film or TV series taking home an award! Oscar nominations will be announced Thursday, with the show following on February 28.
-Supporting Actress, Motion Picture: Kate Winslet, “Steve Jobs“. The whole “I’m the bear from The Revenant” thing was riotously unfunny.
Thumbs Down: Jamie Foxx is awful, too.
“Who knew that playing an ex convict would take me all around the globe?!”, Henson said of her character, who spent 17 years in jail for selling crack cocaine.
Best actress victor Jennifer Lawrence channels modern day Hollywood glamour in her sleek red Dior Haute Couture column with insane side slits. Oops, Foxx mock-apologized, the actual victor was Ennio Morricone for “The Hateful Eight“.