Wednesday, 12 December, 2018

Sandra Oh, Andy Samberg to co-host 2019 Golden Globes

Lady Gaga has been nominated for best original song and best actress in a drama film Lady Gaga has been nominated for best original song and best actress in a drama film
Guillermo Jimenez | 06 December, 2018, 06:47

It was recently announced that 2019 Golden Globes will be hosted by Sandra Oh and Andy Samberg, with the news eliciting excitement among social media users.

While it is unclear if Samberg may be nominated in the Best Actor - Television Series Musical or Comedy category, many have speculated that Oh could be nominated for her work on Killing Eve.

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"Sandra and Andy are the flawless choices to host this world-class event", said Paul Telegdy and George Cheeks, Co-Chairmen, NBC Entertainment in a joint statement.

The actors are both Golden Globe winners themselves. "It's sure to be another unforgettable, fun-filled night".

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The Golden Globes, chosen by members of the small Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA), are the first major ceremony in Hollywood's long awards season culminating with the Oscars on February 24.

"For years I have been asked if I would ever host the Oscars and my answer was always the same", he captioned a photo of one of the golden statues.

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Andy Samberg and Sandra Oh will be co-hosting the 2019 Golden Globes, ET has learned.

Meher Tatna, president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, which hosts the annual Golden Globes show, said he was looking forward to seeing the duo's "undeniable chemistry" onstage. And in 2015, Samberg hosted the Emmy awards to generally positive reviews. "This innovative pairing sets the flawless tone for the most entertaining awards celebration of the year". Since then, he has hosted four times, Fey and Poehler three times, with NBC's late-night stars Jimmy Fallon and Seth Meyers taking turns the last two years. Dick Clark Productions executive chairman Allen Shapiro, CEO Mike Mahan and EVP of television Barry Adelman will serve as executive producers. "Brooklyn Nine-Nine", on which he stars as Detective Jake Peralta, was canceled by Fox in May after five seasons.

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