Entertaiment

Hugh Laurie Cracks Trump Jokes at Golden Globes

Hugh Laurie Cracks Trump Jokes at Golden Globes

Claire Foy, who plays the Queen in Netflix's royal epic The Crown, was named best TV drama actress and the show won best TV drama.

Laurie, who's nomination this year marked his seventh from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, can now be seen starring in Hulu's original series Chance.

There are a few things a memorable Golden Globes acceptance speech needs.

The mini-series for which these actors were commended was itself written by Oxbridge graduates. The Night Manager, which the eponymous series was based on, was written by Oxford graduate John le Carré in 1993, and was adapted for screen by Cantab David Farr.

He recalled meeting a group of doctors and nurses with Doctors Without Borders who said they had binged watched "The Night Manager". However Colman was not at the ceremony to collect her award.

China's forex reserve drop narrows in 2016, pressure remains
Despite market expectations of further strengthening of the USA dollar, it can not be ruled out that the dollar will decline. In the long term, the high valuation of the United States dollar is expected to keep additional gains restricted.

Hugh Laurie's anti-Trump joke at the Golden Globes didn't mention Trump by name, but everyone knew just who Laurie was referring to.

"I won at the last ever Golden Globes", Laurie told the audience at The Beverly Hilton hotel as he collected his trophy.

"Thank you to also the many, many people who gave me this wonderful, extraordinary, once in a lifetime opportunity", said the actor.

In a reference to US President-elect Donald Trump, he continued: "I don't mean to be gloomy". After appearing on the most recent season of Veep, it's clear that Laurie picked up more than a few tips on cutting, but also very amusing, political comedy.


  • Brazil's Ronaldo endorses Cristiano's Ballon d'Or triumph

    Brazil's Ronaldo endorses Cristiano's Ballon d'Or triumph

    Ronaldo will be hoping to add to last month's Ballon d'Or triumph in recognition of his fine 2016. Messi missed the ceremony along with all other Barcelona players who had been invited.
    Soulja Boy Drags Chris Brown's Daughter Royalty Into Ongoing Feud

    Soulja Boy Drags Chris Brown's Daughter Royalty Into Ongoing Feud

    Fake or not, the Money Man is on Team Soulja. "Soulja's got a lot riding on this fight". A few hours ago, Chris Brown trolled Soulja Boy and their upcoming match on Instagram.
    Can Clemson's D-line match Alabama's?

    Can Clemson's D-line match Alabama's?

    For the first time since before the BCS era, the national title game will be a rematch of the previous year's title tilt. When asked about how hard that is, Swinney said there's so much that goes into it, it's hard to pinpoint one key.
  • Golden Globes air heartfelt tribute to Carrie Fisher, Debbie Reynolds

    Golden Globes air heartfelt tribute to Carrie Fisher, Debbie Reynolds

    Fisher, who had suffered a medical emergency on December 23 on a flight from London, died on December 27 at the age of 60 . And on Saturday, HBO is set to air their documentary Bright Lights: Starring Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds (8 ET/PT).

    33 more inmates die in Brazil prison clashes

    The states of northern Brazil, which border top cocaine producers Bolivia, Colombia and Peru, are battle zones in the drug trade. Sunday's prison riot in Manaus was the deadliest in Brazil in years with 87 prisoners managing to escape and 47 still at large.
    NY Times app pulled by Apple in China after government request

    NY Times app pulled by Apple in China after government request

    Since 2008, app makers have received $60 billion from Apple , which means that they received a third of it only thanks to 2016. In a statement to Vocativ, the Times' spokeswoman Eileen Murphy called Apple's decision to pull its app "deeply regrettable".
  • Dead, 8 Wounded In Ft. Lauderdale Airport Shooting

    Dead, 8 Wounded In Ft. Lauderdale Airport Shooting

    A passenger in the airport told Fox News he heard the first gunshots as he was picking up his luggage from baggage claim. In response to the attack, President-elect Donald Trump tweeted , "Monitoring the bad situation in Florida".

    US Backs Turkish Support for Anti-Assad Rebels in Syria Fighting Daesh

    Kaynak said that the Incirlik air base, "used by North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and the US -led coalition", was "on the government's agenda".
    This three-monitor laptop is Razer's latest wild CES concept

    This three-monitor laptop is Razer's latest wild CES concept

    Project Valerie is a Razer laptop with a built-in mechanical keyboard and three , 17.3-inch 4K monitors. Project Valerie is the second Razer notebook to utilize Razer's Ultra-Low-Profile Mechanical switches.
  • Trump blasts 'fools' against Russian friendship, takes aim at DNC

    Trump blasts 'fools' against Russian friendship, takes aim at DNC

    Director of National Intelligence, an office created after the September 11 attacks. Dan Coats, seen in November in Washington , will be appointed as the U.S.
    Apple App Store Subscription Billings Jump Amid Fee Cut

    Apple App Store Subscription Billings Jump Amid Fee Cut

    Among the App Store's more than 2 million offerings, Apple said Pokemon Go was the most downloaded app. The restrictions on speech and expression in China have grown steadily over the past four years.

    Carlo Ancelotti Backs Pep Guardiola For Manchester City Success

    He attempted to clear that up as he held a press conference to preview Friday's FA Cup third-round tie at West Ham. Guardiola believes it is not just the manager but several other factors that determine success at a club.