Golden Globe Gossip: The 2024 Edition – Trivia, Triumphs, and Trailblazers!

Welcome to the 2024 Golden Globes Trivia Galaxy! The 81st Golden Globe Awards, held on Jan. 7 in Los Angeles, wasn’t just a night of glitz and glam; it was a trivia treasure trove! Let’s embark on a journey through the night’s most fascinating facts.

1. Fort Knox or Beverly Hilton?

Increased Security Measures: This year’s Golden Globes could’ve been mistaken for a high-security summit. Picture this: a police perimeter around the Beverly Hilton, complete with vehicle checks that would make James Bond sweat. It’s like they were guarding the Crown Jewels, not just the golden statuettes!

2. The Host with the Most (Surprise)

Jo Koy at the Golden Globes 2024
Jo Koy. Screenshot: Golden Globes 2024

Jo Koy, the comedic maestro, revealed he was tapped as host just 10 days before the event. Talk about a last-minute plot twist! He probably had less time to prepare than it takes to binge-watch a season of ‘Succession.’

3. Cinematic Champions

Major Winners: ‘Oppenheimer’ and ‘Poor Things’ stole the show. ‘Oppenheimer’ blasted its way to Best Drama, Best Director (Christopher Nolan), and Best Actor (Cillian Murphy). Meanwhile, ‘Poor Things’ took Best Musical or Comedy, and Emma Stone snagged Best Actress in a Musical or Comedy. Barbemheimer – out; Poorpenheimer – in!

4. TV Titans Take the Throne

Sarah Snook at the Golden Globes 2024
Sarah Snook wins for Succession. Screenshot: Golden Globes 2024

‘Succession’ and ‘The Bear’ reigned supreme in TV categories. ‘Succession’ clinched Best Drama, proving that family drama is more entertaining than your last Thanksgiving dinner. ‘The Bear’ grabbed Best Comedy because who doesn’t love a side of humor with their haute cuisine?

5. Netflix Nails It

Netflix’s ‘Beef’ carved out its spot in history, winning Best Limited TV Series. Ali Wong and Steven Yeun broke records as the first Asian Americans to win in their categories. That’s one sizzling achievement!

6. Barbie’s Ballad and Box Office Bonanza

Margot Robbie and Greta Gerwig at the 2024 Golden Globes
Barbie’s Margot Robbie and Greta Gerwig. Screenshot: 2024 Golden Globes

Despite being a dollhouse favorite, ‘Barbie’ bagged two Globes – Best Song (“What Was I Made For” by Billie Eilish) and the new Cinematic and Box Office Achievement award. Seems like Barbie’s not just a pretty face!

7. A Ribbon of Solidarity

Yellow Ribbons Worn by Attendees: In a nod to the 1979 Iran hostage crisis, attendees sported yellow ribbons to support the “Bring Them Back” campaign aimed at the return of 130 hostages taken by Hamas on Oct. 7, 2023. It’s not just a fashion statement; it’s a statement statement.

8. Culkin’s Crowning Moment

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Kieran Culkin wins for Succession. Screenshot: 2024 Golden Globes

Kieran Culkin won Best Actor in a TV Drama for ‘Succession.’ Guess it pays to be the black sheep of the Roy family, huh?

9. Snook Snatches Success

Sarah Snook won Best Actress in a TV Drama for ‘Succession.’ Seems like Shiv Roy can add ‘Golden Globe Winner’ to her resume right under ‘Professional Backstabber.’

10. Gladstone’s Groundbreaking Glory

Lily Gladstone at the 2024 Golden Globes
Lily Gladstone. Screenshot: 2024 Golden Globes

Lily Gladstone’s win for ‘Killers of the Flower Moon’ marked a historic moment. She became the first Indigenous woman to win Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama. Now, that’s what we call rewriting the script!

So, there you have it, trivia buffs and Hollywood enthusiasts! The 2024 Golden Globes were more than just a night of awards; they were a celebration of groundbreaking achievements, historic firsts, and, of course, a little bit of Hollywood magic. Stay tuned to for more trivia that turns your everyday news into a knowledge feast!

🔥Take the 2024 Golden Globes Quiz

We assembled 9 essential multiple-choice questions about the 2024 Golden Globes for your next pub quiz. Click “start” when you’re ready to test your knowledge of Hollywood’s glitzy night.

2024 Golden Globes Quiz (Pop-Culture Trivia Game)

News Quiz: 9 Multiple-choice general knowledge questions to summarize Jan. 7, 2024’s Golden Globe Awards. No time-limit. How smart are you today?

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1. Which film won the Golden Globe for Best Musical or Comedy in 2024?

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2. Which TV show won the Golden Globe for Best Comedy in 2024?

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3. Who won the Golden Globe for Best Actor in a TV Drama for ‘Succession’ in 2024?

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4. Lily Gladstone made history at the 2024 Golden Globes by winning Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama for which film?

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5. What unique language did Lily Gladstone speak during her acceptance speech at the 2024 Golden Globes?

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6. ‘Oppenheimer’ won the Golden Globe for Best Director in 2024. Who directed the film?

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7. Which new category was introduced at the 2024 Golden Globes?

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8. Netflix’s ‘Beef’ won the Golden Globe for Best Limited TV Series in 2024. Who were the lead actors?

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9. What did attendees at the 2024 Golden Globes wear to show support for hostages held by Hamas?

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