Whereas the Golden Globes was slammed as “awkward” and “uncomfortable” in its comeback on Tuesday hosted by Jerrod Carmichael, the present did handle to deliver again some Hollywood glitz to the proceedings by attracting A-list stars together with Brad Pitt, Rihanna, Selena Gomez, Eddie Murphy, Sean Penn and extra.
Contained in the Beverly Hilton, the awards — as soon as recognized for its unhinged, boozy glamour as in comparison with the staid Oscars — was a bit extra subdued this time round.
However as in different years, the true motion went down on the bar in the back of the ballroom, and within the crowd when the cameras have been off and the celebs and Hollywood execs may schmooze.
Rihanna — who has been recognized for displaying up fashionably late to purple carpet occasions just like the Met Gala — was the final star to reach on the Globes, strolling in a half hour after the awards began, on the arm of rapper ASAP Rocky.
Rihanna and ASAP Rocky arrived on the Golden Globes fashionably late. NBC by way of Getty Photos
A couple of minutes after her arrival, the pop star misplaced within the Greatest Tune class. However she was later seen graciously congratulating the class’s winners — Kala Bhairava, M.M. Keeravani, Kala Bhairava and Rahul Sipligunj — behind the tune “Naatu Naatu” from the overseas import “RRR.”
After Rihanna’s loss, Rocky was seen hanging on the again bar with fellow hip hop artist T.I. The Atlanta rapper was seen ordering a whisky, then asking the bartender, “Do you settle for suggestions?” When the server mumbled that he did, T.I. pulled out a $100 invoice and handed it throughout the bar.
Quentin Tarantino attended the awards with spouse Daniella Decide. NBC by way of Getty Photos
Behind the ballroom, “Pulp Fiction” director Quentin Tarantino was seen along with his spouse, Daniella Decide, congratulating Austin Butler for his win as finest actor for “Elvis.”
“You killed it on ‘Saturday Evening Stay!’,” Tarantino advised Butler, referring to his latest internet hosting gig on the NBC comedy present.
Butler then introduced up traditional movie star Steve McQueen to the onetime movie buff-turned-director Tarantino — and mentioned he’d been fascinated with studying about McQueen’s profession.
On the similar time, Decide — in a gold robe with a plunging again — spun round and requested “Elvis” director Baz Luhrmann what he considered the frock. (He authorised.)
Pregnant Hilary Swank and her hubby took a break from the present to chow down. NBC by way of Getty Photos
On the finish of the present, Sebastian Stan of the “Captain America” franchise waited to meet up with his “Pam & Tommy” star Lily James. “I used to be going to say the nicest issues about you if I gained,” James advised Stan with amusing when she noticed him.
Hollywood mensch and “Barry” star Henry Winkler was seen asking a desk of company when he handed by their off-the-beaten-track part of the ballroom in the event that they’d like him to take an image for them. They did need a pic of their group — and he fortunately obliged as celeb photographer.
Henry Winkler was a Hollywood mensch on the awards. NBC by way of Getty Photos
Again within the bar space — the place snacks are additionally served all through the present — Hilary Swank, pregnant with twins, was being ushered in by her husband, Philip Schneider, because the present entered its third hour.
The 2 stood and noshed for 3.
Selena Gomez hit the bar space accompanied by her 9-year-old sister, Gracie.
At an official after-party, Globes winners may get their trophies engraved, and “White Lotus” creator Mike White was noticed being congratulated on the bash by Jennifer Coolidge, Heidi Klum and “Higher Name Saul” star Bob Odenkirk.
Tarantino, Lurmann and Leonardo DiCaprio (who was not on the awards) have been later seen on the Soho Home in West Hollywood holding court docket within the nook of a rooftop backyard.
Andrew Garfield, Austin Butler and Brad Pitt bond on the Golden Globes. NBC by way of Getty Photos
The trio have been there as company at an A-list bash hosted by Leisure 360 energy supervisor Justin Gray Stone, WME’s Elyse Scherz and Soho Home’s Samantha Stone.
Additionally noticed on the celebration have been Margot Robbie, Julia Gardner, Dakota Fanning, James Marsden, Evan Peters, Claire Danes, Tyler the Creator, and plenty of extra.
Elsewhere on the social gathering circuit, sizzling distributor A24 — which is behind the movies “All the pieces In every single place All at As soon as” and “The Whale” — partied on the Beverly Hills Resort, and the Steven Spielberg film “The Fabelmans” celebrated the movie with a non-public affair at Tommy’s Beverly Hills.