The Golden Globes is the year’s first major awards show. It sets the mood for the 2018 awards season, and always becomes a major trending topic on Twitter.
A lot of buzz
Hosted by the ever-lovable Seth Meyers, the 2018 Golden Globes brought together the biggest personalities from the TV and movie industry. The awards night had a lot of great moments. Here are the ones that really got fans tweeting according to Twitter itself.
Golden Globes most tweeted moments
- Oprah Winfrey accepting the Cecil B. DeMille Award
- Sterling K. Brown winning Best Actor in a TV Series – Drama
- Saoirse Ronan grabbing Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Comedy
- Big Little Lies bagging the Best Limited Series Award
- Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri winning Best Motion Picture – Drama
— Ava DuVernay (@ava) January 8, 2018
Oprah’s acceptance speech was the most applauded that night.
Golden Globes most talked about on the red carpet
- Dakota Johnson
- Meryl Streep
- Millie Bobby Brown
- Debra Messing
- Sebastian Stan
— E! Style (@EOnlineStyle) January 8, 2018
Fans and the press definitely loved Johnson’s simple yet elegant style that was splashed with glittering diamonds.
The most discussed TV shows of the night
- Stranger Things
- Big Little Lies
- The Handmaid’s Tale
- This Is Us
- Game of Thrones
— Shannon Coe (@shannonjcoe) January 8, 2018
There is really nothing strange about Stranger Things’ popularity; it’s a great show. Everyone is talking about it, and if you want to be popular when it is trending use our Twitter Retweet Service to drive it to the top of the trending topic timeline.
The most popular films of the evening
- Lady Bird
- The Shape of Water
- I, Tonya
- Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
— TIFF (@TIFF_NET) January 8, 2018
The trailer alone is sure to make you want to watch the Best Motion Picture winner Three Billboards Outside of Ebbing, Missouri.
Golden Globes most tweeted stars of the event
- Oprah Winfrey
- James Franco
- Natalie Portman
- Nicole Kidman
- Sterling K. Brown
— The Disaster Artist (@DisasterArtist) January 8, 2018
Franco’s performance for The Disaster Artist definitely deserved all the props. Tommy trying to steal his microphone was the perfect moment.
Golden Globes: What the stars said
Celebrities also took to Twitter to talk about their experience at the Golden Globes. From getting prepped up for the event:
— Hugh Jackman (@RealHughJackman) January 7, 2018
To applauding Meyers’ hosting skills:
Dear @sethmeyers – I laughed aloud at the dog shot into space
— Jimmy Kimmel (@jimmykimmel) January 8, 2018
And many congratulations were given to the winners:
— Chadwick Boseman (@chadwickboseman) January 8, 2018
— aasif mandvi (@aasif) January 8, 2018
Congratulations to Gary Oldman on winning the #GoldenGlobe for Best Actor in a Drama for his role in @DarkestHour! Here he is visiting #ChurchillWarRooms, where you can explore the historic events and location that inspired #DarkestHour: https://t.co/q8OnzRFpGO #GoldenGlobes pic.twitter.com/EImCA8Ozhf
— Imperial War Museums (@I_W_M) January 8, 2018
With all the buzz about this year’s Golden Globes, it has definitely become one of the most talked about events of January. If you were keeping tabs on Twitter’s Events Calendar, you were already there discussing the #GoldenGlobes and your favorite stars with your Twitter followers. This is not only effective for riding trends, but is also a fun way to get more engagement on Twitter.
Check out the other award events lined up for this month, and be ready to talk all about entertainment once again with your audience.