Golden Globes 2017: Hollywood Finds Its Voice as Trump Takes the Presidency

  • Indiewire
Golden Globes 2017: Hollywood Finds Its Voice as Trump Takes the Presidency
Leave it to Hollywood treasure Meryl Streep to give Hollywood a 2017 rallying cry — and remind the industry, gathered Sunday night at the Beverly Hilton, that they have a voice and a say in where this country is heading.

Accepting the Golden Globe Awards’ Cecil B. deMille honor for lifetime achievement, Streep elicited tears and a standing ovation from the crowd as she reminded the Globes audience that Hollywood is made up of talent from all over the country — and the world.

“Hollywood is crawling with foreigners,” she said. “Take them all out and you’ll end up watching Monday Night Football and mixed martial arts, which are not the arts.”

Read More: Golden Globes Winners List: ‘La La Land’ Sweeps, While ‘Moonlight,’ ‘The Crown’ and ‘Atlanta’ Triumph

But in particular, Streep drew high marks from the crowd for criticizing the coarseness of political discourse, specifically pointing out the moment that
See full article at Indiewire »

Similar News


Recently Viewed