Kevin Costner He already had two Golden Globes and won his third in the early hours of Tuesday to Wednesday, but was unable to pick it up in person. The actress Regina Hall, in charge of giving the prize, did not hide her laughter when she explained the reasons for the absence of the star of ‘Yellowstone’ at the gala. According to the official version, she could not go because of the strong storms in Southern California, but she read the message with little credibility and added as a suspicious justification: “No, this is a sad story.”
Still stuck in the mire of an awkward situation, she added: “He’s stuck in Santa Barbara. Let’s all pray”, without being able to avoid new nervous giggles. “No, that’s horrible,” she continued, before empathizing with those affected by the storm, according to ‘The Hollywood Reporter’.
Still not recovered from the successive controversies that have so damaged the prestige of the Foreign Press Association in Hollywood and the awards it awards every year, in its 80th edition, apologies for the absences of some of the most famous stars accumulated. expected: zendaya, cate blanchett, Amanda Seyfried…
If there was a boycott, it was not openly. Costner posted a video on Twitter Tuesday explaining that he and his wife, Christine BaumgartnerThey were sorry they had to miss the ceremony, even though she had already chosen a “beautiful dress.” In the images you can hear some wind, but the day seems rather sunny, which was commented on by one of her followers.
—Kevin Costner & MW (@modernwest) January 11, 2023
“Yesterday we had to take the children out of school, and in Santa Barbara, it is the second time in five years, the highways were flooded,” explained the actor. “We found ourselves on the wrong side of town and we couldn’t get back last night. We haven’t even been able to get home this morning with the highways closed. Nobody is sadder than us for not being able to be at the Golden Globes », he says in the video.
Great female absences
In the case of zendaya, the explanations were more concise. The actress, who won best actress in a dramatic series for ‘Euphoria’, had other commitments that night. “She’s busy. She is working », they justified her. The interpreter could have her own reasons, unrelated to other controversies: her performance in the first season of the HBO series was not awarded, although she did win the Emmy. In 2021 she also had no reward for the movie ‘Malcolm & Marie’. In any case, she in recent years she doesn’t seem very fond of attending the ceremony.
When he saw that this time he had won, he posted a message on Instagram in which he began by regretting his absence: “I’m so sorry I couldn’t be there tonight, but I just wanted to thank the Golden Globes for this incredible honor. To my fellow nominees, it is a privilege to be named by your side, I deeply admire you all…».
Of cate blanchettwinner as best actress for the film ‘Tár’ against rivals such as the Spanish-Cuban Ana de Armas, we know he was missing because he’s shooting a movie in the UK.” It was her fourth award at the Golden Globes, on the other hand.
Amanda Seyfried, winner for the miniseries ‘The Dropout: The Rise and Fall of Elizabeth Holmes’, was also unable to collect the award. The presenters Mo Brings Plenty Y cole hauser they explained that the winner “was deep in the process of creating a new musical this week.” Then, she thanked the award received with a video on Instagram.