Golden Globes television Review: Ricky Gervais’ Return Flounders On of Big Wins For ‘1917’, ‘Once Upon A Time In Hollywood’, ‘Succession’ & night ‘Fleabag’

Golden Globes television Review: Ricky Gervais’ Return Flounders On of Big Wins For ‘1917’, ‘Once Upon A Time In Hollywood’, ‘Succession’ & night ‘Fleabag’

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From the eve associated with the beginning of Harvey Weinstein’s rape test, there have been literally no bombshells on the Golden Globes tonight.

Bombshell celebrity Charlize Theron lost down on a Best Actress – Drama trophy through the Hollywood Foreign Press Association to Judy’s Renee Zellweger, and going back host Ricky Gervais veered a long way away through the subject for the much-accused producer and once-frequent Globes attendee until one practically hidden quip in the extremely end associated with evening.

In the 5th stint as frontman for the nevertheless boozy NBC broadcast ceremony, After lifetime creator Gervais oddly distinctly prevented being topical from the whole with nothing straight to be said on escalating tensions at the center East, Donald Trump, the WGA’s battle using the uber-agencies over packaging. In reality, except for a slicing Jeffrey Epstein remark at Tinseltown’s underbelly and a really unsuccessful Felicity Huffman jail slag, Gervais was cheeky that is weakly than cutting tonight during the 77th yearly Globes ceremony.

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