What to Expect from the 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards Tonight

Don Cheadle, Laura Dern and Anna Kendrick at the 74th annual Golden Globe Awards nominations on Monday December 12, 2016 from the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA.

We’re only a few hours away from the 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards and everyone at Celeb Secrets can hardly contain their excitement!

From the hosts and presenters to most anticipated moments, here’s everything you can expect from the first event of the award show season and Hollywood’s most exciting party.

The 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards airs TONIGHT, January 8th @ 8PM ET/5PM PT on NBC.

The Hosts: This year, comedian and The Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon is scheduled to host tonight’s show. We can’t wait to hear his opening monologue and all of the jokes he will tell throughout the evening!

The Presenters: Ben Affleck, Kristen Bell, Annette Bening, Pierce Brosnan, Naomi Campbell, Jessica Chastain, Leonardo DiCaprio, Gal Gadot, Hugh Grant, Jon Hamm, Chris Hemsworth, Felicity Jones, John Legend, Ryan Reynolds, Sting, Emma Stone, Carrie Underwood, Vince Vaughn, Carl Weathers, Kristen Wiig Drew Barrymore, Steve Carell, Priyanka Chopra, Matt Damon, Viola Davis, Laura Dern, Goldie Hawn, Anna Kendrick, Nicole Kidman, Brie Larson, Diego Luna, Sienna Miller, Mandy Moore, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Timothy Olyphant, Chris Pine, Eddie Redmayne, Zoe Saldana, Amy Schumer, Sylvester Stallone, Justin Theroux, Milo Ventimiglia, Sofia Vergara, and Reese Witherspoon will present awards to their respective winners. 

The HFPA Presents: Globes Red Carpet Live: For the first time ever, The Hollywood Foreign Press Association and the Golden Globes will team up with Twitter to stream The HFPA Presents: Globes Red Carpet Live. It will be available in the United States for Twitter’s logged-in and logged-out audience on Twitter and connected devices and can be found at goldenglobes.twitter.com, in Twitter Moments or @goldenglobes. Streamed live from the red carpet at The Beverly Hilton, the pre-show will feature exclusive interviews with talent and celebrity Twitter content, offering fans a front row seat to experience the excitement of the Golden Globe Awards first-hand. Questions sourced from Twitter will also enable fans to participate in Hollywood’s biggest party. Make sure to tune in @ 6PM ET/3PM PT on Twitter.

Most Anticipated Moments: From red carpet fashion to winners, there are many things to look forward to at this year’s Golden Globes. In addition, one of the most anticipated moments for the 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards will be from Meryl Streep. The eight-time Golden Globe-winner will be honored with the 2017 Cecil B. DeMille Award. 

Chosen by the HFPA Board of Directors, the Cecil B. DeMille Award is given annually to a talented individual who has made an incredible impact on the world of entertainment. Recent recipients include Denzel Washington (2016), George Clooney (2015), Woody Allen (2014), Jodie Foster (2013), Morgan Freeman, (2012), Robert De Niro (2011), Martin Scorsese (2010), Steven Spielberg (2009), Warren Beatty (2007), Anthony Hopkins (2006), Robin Williams (2005), Michael Douglas (2004), Gene Hackman (2003), Harrison Ford (2002), Al Pacino (2001), and Barbra Streisand (2000).

Another moment we’re looking forward to seeing is The Stallone Sisters on stage! For the first time ever, three girls will be on stage handing out statuettes to the winners. Chosen by the HFPA, the honoree is traditionally the son or daughter of one of the industry’s most respected actors/actresses/directors/producers of our time.

Winners: Will Stranger Things win a Golden Globe tonight? Who will take home Best Motion Picture — Drama? Make sure to read our predictions on who we think will come out big on the film categories here and television categories here.

Juliet Schroder

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.