(Don’t sigh. It’ll be fine.)
For the uninitiated, the Golden Globe Awards are a curious celebration of both film and TV that serve as both the kickoff for the 2020 awards season, again, for both film and to a lesser extent, TV. For cinema, there’s a direct line from the January 5 ceremony to the Academy Awards, just a month later, but impact of the Globes on the small screen is far more inscrutable. So let’s focus on TV.
Part of that mystery comes from who’s running the show. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) is a non-profit organization consisting of around 90 international journalists located in Southern California,