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76th Annual Golden Globe Awards

Nathalie Sibal, Co-Copy Editor

January 25, 2019

Since 1943, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) holds an annual award show featuring highly acclaimed movies and TV series. Comedian Andy Samberg and actress Sandra Oh hosted the star-studded event on Jan. 19 and was aired live on NBC.   Throughout the three hour show, the two ente...

Oprah’s Golden Globe Speech Calls for Truth and Female Empowerment

Makayla Riley, Writer

January 29, 2018

The 75th Annual Golden Globe Awards was the highlight of last week which premiered on January 7. The show brought out the problematic issues that pursued over the previous year, including the controversial topic on sexual abuse. The pinnacle of the show had been Oprah Winfrey accepting the Cecil B. ...

Hollywood Still Needs Improvement

Nathalie Sibal, Co-Copy Editor

January 24, 2018

On Jan. 7, The 75th Golden Globe Awards was a night of acknowledging sexual harassment and gender inequality within the industry. Actors wore black to show their support for the victims of abuse in the hands of powerful figures. Acceptance speeches addressed the growing movement and hoped it will brin...

The Golden Globes had a Golden Night

Nicole Najera, Writer

January 31, 2017

  A night full of surprising moments, much tears and heartfelt moments is how I would describe this year’s Golden Globes.A great amount across the country, including me, tuned in Sunday night to witness this night full of elegance and gratitude towards Hollywood’s biggest names. The 74th annual ...

I’d like to thank the Academy…

Brandon Pineda

March 7, 2011

In what appears to be one of the worst Oscar award shows in broadcasted history, a not profound and risky idea, allowing two young “hip” actors host, displayed a grande, repulsing presentation for the most important night for the movie business. The Oscars did not have a “bam”, out of the blue...

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