In case you missed it, yesterday night was the 2010 Golden Globes Awards ceremony. The show was pretty zippy, though the seating arrangements were kind of awkward in that a lot of the award winners seemed to take a while to get from their tables to the stage. I guess that’s what you get for putting your A-list celebrities in the front rows, instead of your actual nominees. Avatar
was definitely the big winner of the night, though that isn’t too surprising considering how much the foreign press has been loving it up. The Hurt Locker
got the worst snub of the night, getting shut-out completely, though (500) Days of Summer
and even Inglourious Basterds
, to an extent, should’ve gotten more love.
Ricky Gervais was pretty awesome as host. He really doesn’t give a damn, and all his bits were biting and hilarious. At one point, he quips that a Golden Globe can’t be bought, not officially, anyway, following it up with “what the hell, I’m not going to do this again anyway.” His joke at the end of the following clip was the comedic highlight of the night, and the funniest one I’ve heard at an awards show, maybe ever:
Catch the video and full winners list after the jump. More»