'I don't think I could do that, ' Oh told her co-host when he brought up going down the political road as hosts. I want to focus on that because people can pooh-pooh Hollywood all they want - and there is a lot to pooh-pooh, sure - but we also make culture.
The duo agreed that as hosts, they don't plan to "go hard into detailed politics stuff", as Samberg said.
In 2018, it was impossible to tune into a major award show without hearing some political jabs and comedy from the sitting host of the event. "I don't think it's shallow to [number one] have fun and [number two] be honestly celebratory", adding that she is "not interested in [mentioning President Trump] at all".
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At the time , the FSB said Whelan had been detained "during an act of espionage " but did not provide any details. Russian authorities said that, if convicted, Whelan could face between 10 and 20 years in a Russian prison.
Hosts Sandra Oh and Andy Samberg also rolled out the red carpet on Friday, ahead of the star-studded awards ceremony on Sunday night. "I think people are ready and could use a little smile".
"After Trump's election and #MeToo, people felt like they had to speak up", said Tim Gray, awards editor at Hollywood publication Variety.
With the 2019 Golden Globes coming on Sunday, a slew of new presenters announced on Friday, including the two stars of A Star Is Born. The $200 million-grossing A Star Is Born landed the same nominations, while the vibrant rom-com Crazy Rich Asians was nominated for best ensemble at the SAG Awards and Best Motion Picture (Musical/Comedy) at the Golden Globes. Which Marvel star are you most excited to see present?
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Earlier on Thursday, China's top prosecutor said the two Canadians had "without a doubt" violated the law . The latest advice also warns of "special restrictions" on those who hold dual US-Chinese citizenship.
Samberg won a Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical in 2014 for his work on "Brooklyn Nine-Nine", a series whose sixth season will begin in January on NBC.
The "Killing Eve" star, who made history previous year as the first Asian woman nominated for the Emmy award for best actress in a drama series, has long spoken out about the importance of diversity and representation in Hollywood, and the paucity of roles for Asian actors. It seems that both hosts agree that they want the Golden Globes to be a bit of an escape for fans. This year's Oscars will take place on 24 February, with both nominations and a host yet to be announced.
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Every team studies how we play, especially in the Premier League and we know how hard it is to play this way. It produced a thrilling encounter and Sane said the players could feel the tension with so much at stake.