Golden Globes Awards date set for January
That lively, star-filled ode to film and television the Golden Globe Awards will take place on Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, announced the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, dick clark productions and NBC on Tuesday.
The 70th annual awards show will air live on NBC from its annual home at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills. Nominations will be announced at 8 a.m. EST on Thursday, Dec. 13. The deadline for Globe submissions is Nov. 2, and the deadline for nominations ballots to be mailed to HFPA members is Nov. 29.
The Globes, produced by Dick Clark Productions in association with the HFPA, is long considered the lighter toned, boozier sister to the Academy Awards. This past year’s Globes telecast, hosted by snarky, sassy Ricky Gervais, averaged 16.9 million viewers. The show is viewed in 160 countries worldwide.