The two funny ladies are coming back to the Globes!
“It’s wonderful news,” said HFPA president Theo Kingma. “They have always been our first choice as hosts and we’re delighted they are back for the next two years.”
If this year’s show is anything to go by, next year’s should be full of laughs.
Right at the onset Poehler — the star of “Parks and Recreation” — assured the audience that there would only be good-natured jokes during the broadcast, because as the more biting Ricky Gervais has shown, “when you run afoul of the Hollywood Foreign Press, they make you host the show two more times.”
Among their greatest hits:
• “When it comes to torture, I trust the lady who spent three years married to James Cameron.” — Poehler, referring to Kathryn Bigelow, the director of the movie “Zero Dark Thirty,” which stirred controversy over its portrayal of the torture of terror detainees.
• “I have not seen someone so totally alone and abandoned like that since you were on stage with James Franco at the Oscars.” — Fey to Anne Hathaway about the latter’s performance in “Les Miserables.”Read More »
They’re BAAACK! In this exclusive HFPA video Amy Poehler talks about how she and Tina Fey will prepare – or not – when they return to host the 2014 Golden Globes, January 12, 2014 on NBC. (And for the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards in 2015, too!)Read More »