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Hey! You may have heard Andy Samberg won a Golden Globe for best comedic actor at the recent Golden Globes while his show, "Brooklyn Nine-Nine," won for best comedy. This was the biggest upset of the Golden Globes, and prompted a torrent of abusive tweets from the Newsday TV critic, decrying the win and insisting that the august body comprising those who do the voting for the Hollywood...Read more »
Why don't the Golden Globes just drop the TV category? Go ahead, Hollywood Foreign Press Association -- no one will notice. Oh, sure, there will be some stories by the usual newspapers and websites decrying the decision and then, 10 minutes later, everyone will forget about the whole thing. It'll blow over like nothing ever happened.
The point here is simply that TV doesn't matter to the Hollywood...Read more »
"Masters of Sex" -- the Showtime freshman based on Newsday reporter Tom Maier's biography of William Masters and Virginia Johnson -- scored a nomination for best drama in the just-announced Golden Globes. In addition, Michael Sheen earned a nod for the best actor in a drama category.
Meanwhile, on the downside, what happened to HBO Thursday morning? A not great day for TV's king...Read more »