Held on Tuesday night at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles, the 2023 Golden Globes awarded top acts in television, film and music.
Our favorites in entertainment received their flowers during the 2023 Golden Globes. Held at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles, the ceremony was hosted by actor and comedian Jerrod Carmichael, who was the first Black person to host the 80th Golden Globe Awards.
This was a comeback of sort for the Golden Globes. This is the first — and probably last — time NBC aired the show since the release of a story that revealed the HFPA contained no Black members and had engaged in shady practices.
It was an interesting night, however, containing highs and lows. Here are five standout moments from the Golden Globes.
1. Jerrod Carmichael’s $500,000 monologue
Here is how Carmichael started out his monologue:
“I’ll tell you why I’m here. I’m here because I’m Black… This show, the Golden Globe Awards, did not air last year because the Hollywood Foreign Press Association — which I won’t say were a racist organization, but they didn’t have a single Black member until George Floyd died [in 2020]. So do with that information what you will.”
He then revealed that he was offered $500,000 and he…