There were winners and losers at the 70th Golden Globe Awards Sunday, but one of the biggest newsmakers of the evening was Lifetime Achievement Award winner Jodie Foster, who came out as a lesbian and seemed to retire from Hollywood during her speech.
After being presented with the award by former co-star and close friend Robert Downey Jr., Foster took a few light-hearted jabs at her own highlight reel and said she felt like the prom queen of the night. However, her speech quickly took a turn when Foster announced she had "the sudden urge to say something that I've never been able to air in public. I'm just going to put it out there loud and proud. I am going need your support on this. I am...
James Bond has still got it.
The iconic secret agent, who recently celebrated his 50th birthday, debuted atop the box office once again this weekend. Skyfall, starring Daniel Craig as 007 for a third time, grossed an estimated $87.8 million, according to Box Office Mojo. Skyfall broke the record previously held by Quantum of Solace for biggest...
A quick look back at some of what got this critic talking about TV this week:
THE MAIN EVENT: Now that's how you do a TV debate, as the veep candidates squared off Thursday night in a lively encounter that made for great TV, unlike last week's unfocused and lost-in-the-weeds presidential face-off. Rousing, contentious, scrappy, with an actively engaged moderator...
Saturday Night Live welcomed Daniel Craig as host, but even James Bond was no match for the week's biggest star: Big Bird! The Sesame Street mainstay appeared on "Weekend Update" to discuss being mentioned by Governor Mitt Romney during last week's presidential debate. "It's so weird to think about that just a few days ago, I could just blend in like every other perfectly normal 8-foot talking bird." Watch the clip below...
Up All Night's Christina Applegate will host Saturday Night Live on Oct. 13 with musical guest Passion Pit, NBC announced Monday.
The following week, Bruno Mars will act as both host and musical guest on Oct. 20.