Zooey Deschanel, Brad Pitt
Awards season kicks off Sunday with the 69th Golden Globe Awards (8 ET/5 PT on NBC). Who will emerge victorious? We don't know yet, but we can have fun predicting — and so can you. Download your ballot here, make your picks and compare them to ours below.
Zooey Deschanel, Bryan Cranston
Oh, Golden Globes. You never fail to amuse and bemuse us with your quirky, awesome and weird nominations. After coming up empty with the Screen Actors Guild, Homeland landed three nominations from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association and was just one of the many new shows that reaped nods. And with so many shiny new toys to play with, the HFPA once again forgot about Breaking Bad. But those weren't the only things that caught our attention Thursday.
Think Ricky Gervais went too far while hosting the Golden Globes? He doesn't.
"I think last year I didn't go far enough," he said afterward. "This year, I went about right. If anyone was offended, then I don't care."
Top Moments: Globes host Ricky Gervais bites Hollywood's hand
He zinged Hugh Hefner, Scientologists, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, Charlie Sheen's recent hotel debacle, the age of the Sex and the City 2 stars and The Tourist for even being among the nominees.
The 49-year-old British comic then seemingly disappeared for nearly an hour of the telecast, sending the Twitter world into a frenzy of conspiracy theories.
Glee, The Social Network top Golden Globe Awards
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12. Best Shout-Out to the HFP-Who? Here's how Best Supporting Actor winner Christian Bale (The Fighter) thanked the ragtag group of journalists abroad known as the Hollywood Foreign Press Association: "I never really knew who those guys were. I'd always leave the press junkets going, 'Who are those awful characters in that room?' I usually just sat there and they'd be arguing amongst themselves... And now I know who you are, and I realize how wise and spectacular and perceptive those guys really are! ...What a bunch of characters."