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Mahfouz Doss, Former HFPA President and Award-Winning Journalist, Dies at 97

Mahfouz Doss, a former president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association and an award-winning Egyptian journalist, has died. He was 97. The association shared the news of his death in a press release Thursday. His cause of death has not been shared at this moment. “We are incredibly saddened at the passing of Mahfouz Doss,” […]

Critic’s Notebook: Highlights and Lowlights of the 80th Golden Globe Awards

Jerrod Carmichael hosted an evasive, rambling telecast featuring some passionate speeches, some awkward moments and tentative acknowledgment of recent controversies.

Golden Globes Live Blog: Real-Time Takes on the HFPA, the Host and the Winners

After a year off the air due to controversy, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association’s Golden Globe Awards — which honor achievements in film and on television — are back on NBC on Tuesday evening, with the 80th edition emanating from the Beverly Hilton. Scott Feinberg, THR’s executive editor of awards, will be updating this post throughout […]

Golden Globes: Ryan Murphy to Receive Carol Burnett Award for TV Career Achievements

Ryan Murphy has a date with the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. The TV mogul has been confirmed to receive the Carol Burnett Award at the Golden Globes on Jan. 10, one of the night’s highest honors opposite the Cecil B. DeMille Award, which is headed to Eddie Murphy. Murphy, a five-time Globes winner and 16-time […]

Golden Globes: Disney Empire Leads With 17 Noms, Including Searchlight’s 12

The Disney empire scored the most Golden Globe nominations of any film company with a total of 17 nods, including a dozen for specialty division Searchlight Pictures, home of The Banshees of Inisherin. Banshees led all films with eight nominations in virtually every top category, including best picture, musical or comedy, best director, best actor […]

Golden Globes: Comedian Jerrod Carmichael Set to Host NBC Telecast

The Golden Globes have a host. Jerrod Carmichael has signed on to front the 80th Golden Globes, airing live Jan. 10 on NBC and its streaming service Peacock from the show’s longtime home, the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills. The news helps answer a crucial question that has floated through Hollywood events over the past […]

Golden Globes: Nine Awards Strategists Weigh In About Ceremony’s Upcoming Return to TV

On Jan. 10, 2023, the Golden Globe Awards will return to NBC after a year off the air. But will a host, talent and viewers return too? The Globes’ parent organization, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, became highly polarizing in the wake of Feb. 2021 Los Angeles Times reporting about demographical and ethical issues within […]

Golden Globes: HFPA Announces There Will Be No Press Conferences Tied to Awards Show

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association, the organization behind the Golden Globes, will not have any press conferences this awards season. “The HFPA will not be hosting any press conferences during the current awards cycle,” HFPA president Helen Hoehne said in a statement. “Our commitment remains on recognizing the very best in film and television both […]

HFPA Adds New TV Acting Categories for 2023 Golden Globes

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association has added new supporting acting TV categories for the 2023 Golden Globe Awards effective immediately. The new categories are best supporting actor in a television series/musical-comedy or drama, best supporting actress in a television series/musical-comedy or drama, best supporting actor in a limited series/anthology or motion picture made for television […]

Golden Globes Officially Returning to NBC

The Golden Globes are officially returning to NBC for the 80th edition of the awards ceremony. The TV network announced on Tuesday that it is bringing the awards back to its airwaves on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023 — as The Hollywood Reporter exclusively reported back in August that it would — “as part of a one-year […]

Golden Globes: HFPA Adds 103 New Nonmember Voters

The number of Golden Globes voters — but not Hollywood Foreign Press Association members — is more than doubling. For the first time, the L.A.-based organization of journalists from non-U.S. outlets is allowing nonmembers — “recruited from international industry organizations, as well as from active outreach to esteemed foreign film festivals and journalism professionals,” according to an […]

Golden Globes: HFPA Re-Elects Helen Hoehne as President

Helen Hoehne, a German print and broadcast journalist who has served as the president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association during its darkest hour, has been re-elected to that position, the organization behind the annual Golden Globe Awards announced Friday. The HFPA says that Hoehne was re-elected “by an overwhelming margin.” “I am humbled and […]