Amid the Ongoing HFPA Controversy, NBC Will Not Be Airing the 2022 Golden Globes

Amid the Ongoing HFPA Controversy, NBC Will Not Be Airing

NBC won’t be airing subsequent yr’s Golden Globe Awards amid the continued controversy with the Hollywood Overseas Press Affiliation. On Monday, NBCUniversal launched an announcement saying it believes “the HFPA is dedicated to significant reform,” nevertheless, “change of this magnitude takes time and work, and we really feel strongly that the HFPA wants time to do it proper.” Nonetheless, NBC is not writing off all reveals simply but. “Assuming the group executes on its plan, we’re hopeful we will probably be ready to air the present in January 2023,” the assertion added.

Previous to this yr’s ceremony, the Los Angeles Instances revealed in a two-part exposé that the HFPA has no Black members and “stands accused of moral lapses.” Shortly after, the HFPA launched an announcement in response, saying, “We perceive that we have to herald Black members, in addition to members from different underrepresented backgrounds, and we are going to instantly work to implement an motion plan to attain these objectives as quickly as doable.” The HFPA additionally promised 13 % Black membership by subsequent yr’s Golden Globes.

A number of stars, together with Ava DuVernay, Ellen Pompeo, and Jane Fonda, have publicly known as out the HFPA, whereas Tom Cruise has since returned his three Golden Globe statues.

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