HOLLYWOOD FOREIGN PRESS ASSOCIATION, DICK CLARK PRODUCTIONS AND NBC WILL BRING THE 75TH ANNUAL GOLDEN GLOBE(R) AWARDS LIVE COAST-TO-COAST ON JANUARY 7, 2018
HOLLYWOOD, CA, March 8, 2017 - The Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) and dick clark productions (dcp) will present the 75th Annual Golden Globe Awards on Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018. The ceremony will air on NBC live coast-to-coast.
Produced by dcp in association with the HFPA, the Golden Globe Awards are viewed in more than 236 countries worldwide and are one of the few awards ceremonies to include both motion picture and television achievements.
In January, NBC's telecast of "The 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards" averaged 20.0 million viewers and a 5.6 rating (+2%) in adults 18-49, according to Nielsen Media Research. That represented a year-to-year gain of 1.5 million persons or 8% versus the prior year's 18.5 million viewers, making it the second most-watched "Golden Globes" in the last 10 years. Additionally, The Hollywood Foreign Press Association, dick clark productions and Twitter partnered for an exclusive live official pre-show for this year's Golden Globe Awards, which garnered 2.7 million unique viewers in its initial airing.
About the Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Founded in the 1940s during World War II, the HFPA was originally comprised of a handful of L.A.-based overseas journalists who sought to bridge the international community with Hollywood, and to provide distraction from the hardships of war through film. Seventy years later, members of the HFPA represent 56 countries with a combined readership of 250 million in some of the world's most respected publications. Each year, the organization holds the third most watched awards show on television, the Golden Globe(R) Awards, which has enabled the organization to donate more than $25 million to entertainment-related charities and scholarship programs. For more information, please visit www.GoldenGlobes.com and follow us on Twitter (@GoldenGlobes) and Facebook (www.facebook.com/GoldenGlobes).
About dick clark productions
dick clark productions (dcp) is the world's largest producer and proprietor of televised live event entertainment programming with the "Academy of Country Music Awards," "American Music Awards," "Billboard Music Awards," "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest," "Golden Globe Awards," "Miss America" and the "Streamy Awards." Weekly television programming includes "So You Think You Can Dance" from 19 Entertainment and dcp. dcp also owns one of the world's most unique and extensive entertainment archive libraries with more than 55 years of award-winning shows, historic programs, specials, performances and legendary programming. For additional information, visit www.dickclark.com.