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Are You a Golden Globe Genius?

Are You a Golden Globe Genius?

by Erin Cassin

How much do you know about memorable moments at the Golden Globe Awards? Test your smarts and prove you're an expert!

Accustomed to racking up nominations but not trophies, a stunned Kate Winslet won two Golden Globes in 2009. When accepting her award for “The Reader,” she said:
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“No one is more surprised than me, OK? It’s just … OK, it’s a miracle!”

“You have to forgive me because I have a habit of not winning things.”

“I feel very fortunate to have made it all the way from there to here.”

“When you’ve got nothing, you’ve got nothing to lose.”

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When it was announced that Renée Zellweger won an award at the 2001 Golden Globe Awards, she was in the bathroom. For which movie did she win?
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“Bridget Jones’s Diary”


“Nurse Betty”

"Cold Mountain"

This famous female got a shout-out from actor Tracy Morgan when he accepted his Golden Globe for “30 Rock” in 2009 and then said: “I'm the face of post-racial America. Deal with it ...”
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Sarah Palin

Tina Fey

Kate Winslet

Cate Blanchett

Ving Rhames won a Golden Globe in 1998 for “Don King: Only in America.” During his acceptance speech, Rhames shocked the audience by insisting on giving his award to:
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Dustin Hoffman

Jack Lemmon

Sidney Poitier

Marlon Brando

When Brad Pitt accepted a Golden Globe in 1996 for his performance in “12 Monkeys,” this pretty boy managed to gross out viewers by thanking the makers of:
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In 2007, Prince was running late to the ceremony. Justin Timberlake accepted the award for “The Song of the Heart” on his behalf and poked fun at the pint-sized megastar’s height. Why was Prince delayed?
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He had a wardrobe malfunction

He was stuck in traffic

He was pulled over for speeding

He was in the bathroom

Which celebrity was heavily criticized for groping one of Scarlett Johansson’s breasts while interviewing her on the red carpet at the 2006 Golden Globe Awards?
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Isaac Mizrahi

Joan Rivers

Carson Kressley

Kathy Griffin

Always the wild card at award shows, Jack Nicholson collected his trophy for “About Schmidt” and then confessed to the 2003 Golden Globes audience that he:
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Had taken Valium that night

Had taken Vicodin that night

Had gotten too drunk to pretend he was sober

Had taken Viagra that night

Instead of listing the 172 people he said he needed to thank during his acceptance speech in 2006, “House” actor Hugh Laurie chose strips of paper at random from his pocket. They included the names of his agent, script supervisor and:
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Co-executive producer


First assistant director

The unlucky usher who escorted Chloe Sevigny onto the stage for her “Big Love” win at the Golden Globes in 2010 ruined her moment when he accidentally:
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Tripped her

Knocked over the microphone

Ripped her dress

Pushed her down the stairs