New Duo Will Host Next Golden Globes

Oh, Samberg described as 'perfect choices'
By Rob Quinn,  Newser Staff
Posted Dec 6, 2018 12:10 AM CST
Sandra Oh, left, and Andy Samberg present the award for outstanding directing for a comedy series at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.   (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
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(Newser) – The Hollywood Foreign Correspondents Association has picked a new duo to host next year's Golden Globes. Killing Eve star Sandra Oh and Brooklyn Nine-Nine star Andy Samberg will present the Jan. 6 award show, reports Variety. NBC co-chairmen George Cheeks and Paul Telegdy released a statement calling the pair the "the perfect choices to host this world-class event." "They bring wit, charm, and style to a room filled with the very best of film and television," the co-chairmen said. The AV Club notes that Oh and Samberg —the first duo to host the show since Tina Fey and Amy Poehler finished their three-year run in 2015—won praise earlier this year with their charming presentation of the Emmy for Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series. (Read more Golden Globes stories.)

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