Pundits were bracing for chaos at the 2021 Golden Globes, and the show certainly delivered.
While last year’s Emmys largely avoided devolving into a disaster despite being largely virtual due to the pandemic, the Golden Globes were a different story. Sunday’s telecast, which already seemed fated to be deeply weird, was plagued by technical difficulties and strange choices in presentation — not to mention some seriously wild picks.
Still, the show wasn’t without its highlights. From the good to the bad to the just plain shocking, here are highlights and lowlights from the 2021 Golden Globes.
Fey and Poehler’s bicoastal monologue
It was the first, and hopefully last, Golden Globes to be hosted from two locations at once, with Tina Fey in New York and Amy Poehler in California, and with essential workers making up the audience in both places.