- Golden Globe Awards has been postponed because of the COVID-19 pandemic
- Academy Awards will happen on April 25, 2021
- This 12 months’s version was once hung on January 5
On account of the coronavirus pandemic, the 2021 Golden Globes will happen on February 28, about 8 weeks ahead of the 93rd Academy Awards.
In line with Selection, the Hollywood International Press Affiliation made the announcement on Monday morning. Only a week previous, the Academy of Movement Image Arts and Sciences introduced that the 93rd Academy Awards telecast has been postponed by way of two months to April 25, 2021.
In mid-Would possibly, Selection was once first to file that the Academy was once taking into account delaying the large night time within the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The organisation stated, “To house each home and global movie and tv productions, the HFPA will supply additional steering round eligibility, balloting duration and revised nominations announcement timing within the coming weeks.”
The brand new date signifies that the result of the Globes may just affect Oscar nominations balloting, as the method does not start till every week in a while March 5.
The Golden Globe Awards authority introduced on Twitter, “We’re excited to announce the 78th annual Golden Globe(r) Awards will happen on Sunday, February 28, 2021. The rite will air are living coast to coast 5-Eight p.m. PT/8-11 p.m. ET on NBC from The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California.”
The Golden Globes have typically been held at the first Sunday of the calendar 12 months as a kick-off to the Hollywood awards season. This 12 months’s version was once hung on January Five with the HFPA pronouncing six days later that Tina Fey and Amy Poehler would host the 2021 ceremonies.
Then again, the HFPA didn’t element the layout of the Globes however stated the rite will air continue to exist NBC from the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills.
The awards are voted on by way of a bunch of about 85 newshounds who duvet Hollywood for global shops. When put next, about 8,500 participants of the Academy of Movement Image Arts and Sciences can vote for the Oscars.
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