Tina Fey in New York City and Amy Poehler in Beverly Hills.
How do you host an awards show held over the course of a pandemic for films that most people couldn’t see in theaters and which completely overlooked nominating a widely acclaimed TV series led by a Black woman?
By totally burning the whole damn thing down.
Tina Fey and Amy Poehler — hosting jointly but from New York City and Beverly Hills, respectively — decided to roast the hell out of the Golden Globes on Sunday night, using their opening monologue to lean into the controversies that have dogged the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, the group of global journalists who hand out the awards and who have a reputation for being, well, star-fuckers.
“The Hollywood Foreign Press Association is made up of around 90 global, no-Black journalists who take part in film junkets each year in search for a better life,” said Fey.
The HFPA ……
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