Facebook to live stream 2018 Golden Globe Awards red-carpet show
MUMBAI: Facebook is the exclusive live streaming platform for the 75th annual Golden Globe Awards red-carpet show ‘The HFPA Presents: Globes Red Carpet Live’. The event was live streamed on microblogging platform Twitter last year.
This is the official red carpet pre-show of the awards that recognises both film and television work. Fans will be able to see interviews with stars other content.
“We’re thrilled to partner with Facebook and give viewers a front-row seat to the red carpet that can’t be found anywhere else,” HFPA president Meher Tatna said in a statement. “We hope to enhance the overall viewing experience so fans at home can feel they’re enjoying the show alongside their favorite stars at Hollywood’s biggest party of the year.”
“Facebook has had a long collaborative relationship with the entertainment community, and we’re thrilled to be able to extend that through our work with the Golden Globes. We always aim to create unique experiences which bring communities together, and partaking in the kickoff of award season in conjunction with the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, is a demonstration of our commitment to bring fans together through entertainment they enjoy,” said Facebook head of entertainment partnerships Sibyl Goldman.
The pre-show can be seen at facebook.com/GoldenGlobes. Seth Meyers will host the show from the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills.