Last Wednesday (13), the production of Golden Globe (Golden Globe) revealed that Oprah Winfrey will be honored in next year's edition. In this ocasion, Oprah receive the trophy Cecil B. DeMille. The announcement was made by the actor Morgan Freeman, who also won a statuette in 2012. For a video, the actor broke the news and celebrated. “Let me be the first to congratulate you, because you will have an amazing night“, Wished the actor.
The award, which is presented each year within the ceremony, praises a talented individual who has had an incredible impact on the entertainment world. The last to receive the award, was the actress Meryl Streep, where at the time, he made an impactful speech defending the permanence of foreigners in the United States and also, against the president Donald Trump.
Meher Tatna, president of Hollywood Foreign Correspondents Association, through a statement, spoke about Oprah and about your choice to receive the award. “As a world leader in the media, an advocate for humanitarian causes, a producer and an actress, she has created an unparalleled connection with people from all over the world, making her one of the most respected and admired people today“Started Meher.
“For generations, Oprah celebrated strong female characters on and off the screen, and has been a role model for women and youth for decades", continued. "She is one of the most influential women of our time, and that honor is well deserved especially in this year where we celebrate 75 years of Golden Globe“, Finished Tatna.
Oprah has already been Golden Globe in 1986 in the category of best supporting actress for her performance in the film The Color Purple, but lost to Meg Tilly. In 2018, she will be one of the actresses in the film A Fold in Time, gives Disney, based on the eponymous book by Madeleine L'engle.
Since the end of your TV show, Oprah started to dedicate himself entirely to cinema and also, its broadcaster, OWN (Oprah Winfrey Network), where he produces serials and films where the cast of productions, is predominantly black. One of the most successful titles on the channel is the series Greenleaf, shown in Brazil by Netflix.
The ceremony of Golden Globe occurs on the day January 7, 2018 and marks the start of the Hollywood awards season. It is also worth mentioning that the Golden Globe serves as a “thermometer” for awarding the Oscar, one month later.