The FOX hit show "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" has just won a Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series - Comedy or Musical on Jan. 12, 2014, at the 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif. The Golden Globe Awards are presented by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association and honors the best in television and film. Tonight’s show was hosted by Amy Poehler and Tina Fey live on NBC.
Accepting the Golden Globe Award was Daniel Goor. "Almost went to med school. So glad I didn't. This is way better than saving a human life."
"Brooklyn Nine-Nine" is an ensemble comedy series about a group of detectives and how they cope with getting a new captain at their precinct.
This is the first Golden Globe win and nomination for "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" for Best Television Series - Comedy or Musical.
Also nominated for Best Television Series - Comedy or Musical were:
- "Parks and Recreation"
- "Modern Family"
- "The Big Bang Theory"
"Brooklyn Nine-Nine" has been nominated for two Golden Globe Awards tonight. Its other nomination was for Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical for Andy Samberg.
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-Kay Shackleton is a film historian with special focus on Silent Films, see her work at SilentHollywood.com