Golden Moments 2022

  • HFPA

How It All Began: The HFPA Started As HFCA

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) was founded in 1943 with the name of Hollywood Foreign Correspondents Association (HFCA), by a group of journalists who joined together in order to formalize their relationship with the studios and facilitate their work of interviewing movie stars and film directors for publications around the world. Their motto, as stated in the 10th-anniversary souvenir booklet published in 1953, was “Unity Without Discrimination of Religion or Race.
  • Golden Globe Awards

Golden Globe Moment: Morgan Freeman and Jessica Tandy, 1990

Morgan Freeman and Jessica Tandy both win Golden Globes for Best Actor and Best Actress in a Motion Picture-Comedy or Musical for Driving Miss Daisy, at the awards ceremonies held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Saturday, January 20, 1990.   Directed by Bruce Beresford from the play by Alfred Uhry, the movie is about the 25-year friendship between an African-American chauffeur and the white Southern lady who employs him.