Golden Globe Award

The Golden Globe Awards are awarded annually awards for movies and TV shows. The last ceremony was held on 12 January 2014.

The award ceremony has been organized since 1944 by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association ( HFPA ). About the award determines a group of about 100 always international journalists working in Hollywood. In the early years only screen productions were evaluated, but given the growing popularity of television it was decided in 1956 to take into account the newer medium also. In these two areas of the American entertainment industry, the Golden Globes ( the Oscars ) or the Emmys as their second most important award apply after the Academy Awards.

The award ceremony is part of a gala dinner at which is charged, who in Hollywood rank and name. Since the voting for the Oscars often only a few days after starting, hope many stakeholders to rise by a successful showing at the Golden Globes in the favor of Academy members.

News Categories

The Golden Globes are awarded film and television in the two divisions. The rising in different categories are further divided part in " Drama " and " Comedy or Musical":



Former categories

A selection of categories, which are now no longer part of the program of the Golden Globe Awards: