1. Golden Globes, baby! The red carpet successes and failures! The backstage feuds! The confirmation or denial of rumoured romances! Oh, and the recognition of talent. That. The Golden Globes is arguably the best awards show of the year because the fact it’s about film and TV means you get double celebrity bang-for-buck.
The moments that everyone are talking about? Jodie Foster’s somewhat rambling, at times angry and sarcastic but very heartfelt speech in which she opened up about her sexuality, loneliness and her kids. Must-watch. See the speech here.
Other celebrity revelations from the evening: Bradley Cooper denying that – despite their amazing on-screen chemistry – he and co-star Jennifer Lawrence in The Silver Linings Playbook are not dating. US Weekly reports that when questioned about the rumoured romance, Cooper responded:
“Oh my God. That’s very funny. No, my God. No… We’ve done two movies together. If it didn’t happen by now, it’s not going to happen. No, no, no, no, no. Not even close. First of all, I could be her father. No, I’m kidding. But no, not even close.”
So… That’s a ‘no’, then?
Another must-see moment: Taylor Swift’s reaction to Adele winning Best original Song for “Skyfall”. Ms Swift was nominated for the same award for a song she contributed to The Hunger Games. While Adele charmed the crowd with her giggly acceptance speech, Taylor was caught on camera doing this:
3. Surprise engagements and pregnancies: Maybe it’s the new year inspiring celebrities to commit, but January has seen numerous celebrity engagements and baby news.