.Los Angeles, CA, USA
Golden Globes awards were broadcasted in the US in February earlier this year. (Photo credit: Twitter/@goldenglobes)

  • 'Minari' was not allowed to compete for the best comedy and best drama prizes
  • Other renowned movies like 'Parasite' were also restricted from prestigious nominations
  • "Language will no longer be a barrier to recognition as the best", the HFPA President said

.California City, CA, USA
Actor Tom Cruise returned two Golden Globes awards for Best Actor category and one for Best Supporting Actor category. (Photo credit: Instagram/ @tomcruise)

  • Tom Cruise has given back three Golden Globe trophies to protest against Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA)
  • HFPA is facing criticism for zero involvement of a person of color in their all-white core team
  • Several actors and big companies have boycotted the HFPA in the past few days

.California City, CA, USA
(Photo credit: Twitter/@goldenglobes)

  • NBC has cancelled its broadcast of next year's Golden Globes Awards over diversity row
  • "We feel strongly that the HFPA needs time to do it right," NBC said in a statement
  • Golden Globes has faced condemnation from major Hollywood studios and stars

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
'Minari' also won the best foreign-language Golden Globe award. (Photo credit: Twitter/ @PrimeVideoIN)

  • Academy Award-nominated drama film "Minari" will have its digital premiere on May 11
  • The movie will release on Amazon Prime Video on Tuesday
  • Minari is a drama film about a family of Korean immigrants trying to realise their American dream in the 1980s

.New York, NY, USA
The Golden Globe Awards have been slammed by Hollywood for its record on diversity several times. (Photo credit: Golden Globes/ Instagram)

  • The Golden Globes are second in importance only to the Oscars in Hollywood's film award season
  • However, their future status has been called into question by threats of a boycott
  • Former president Philip Berk was expelled last month for dubbing Black Lives Matter a "hate movement"

.Los Angeles, CA, USA
Gal Gadot last featured in the film Wonder Woman 1984. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • Gadot made the announcement on Instagram on Monday
  • The 35-year-old actors whole family appeared in the post credit scenes of 'Wonder Woman 1984'
  • The actor also appeared at the Golden Globe Awards on Sunday

.Beverly Hills, CA, USA
Zendaya Coleman‘s name was not heard at the Golden Globes 2021. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@Zendaya)

  • Zendaya, 24, made history at the 2020 Emmys
  • She became the youngest ever best actress in a drama series
  • The previous winner was Jodie Comer, who won last year at the age of 26

.Los Angeles, CA, USA
Sean Penn is the co-founder of CORE. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • Sean Penn spoke about the work done by Community Organised Relief Effort (CORE) organisation
  • His hairstyle caught netizen's attention, with some convinced that he had cut his own hair
  • Golden Globe Awards were presented on February 28

.Beverly Hills, CA, USA
Gillian Anderson’ GoldenGlobes look (Photo credit: Twitter/Golden Globes)

  • This is the first time the event happened virtually
  • However, A-listers created fashion buzz for their Zoom close-ups 
  • Fey and Poehler are hosting the show from different states owing to the ongoing pandemic

.Beverly Hills, CA, USA
During their opening monologue, Fey and Poehler made fun of the controversy. (Photo credit: AFP Photos)

  • Fey and Poehler are hosting  the show from different states owing to the ongoing pandemic
  • This is the fourth Globes hosting outing for Tina Fey and Amy Poehler
  • During the opening monologue, they made fun of the much talked about diversity controversy