GREER GRAMMER NAMED MISS GOLDEN GLOBE 2015
Last night, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) and InStyle hosted a press conference and cocktail reception revealing Miss GoldenGlobe 2015 Greer Grammer, daughter of Golden Globe® Award winner Kelsey Grammer and Barrie Buckner, in celebration of the upcoming 72ndAnnual Golden Globe Awards. Chosen by the HFPA, Miss Golden Globe is traditionally the child of a well-known celebrity and assists during the Golden Globe Awards ceremony. HFPA President Theo Kingma made the announcement at the invitation only event held at Fig & Olive in West Hollywood and presented by Aquafina.
“We are delighted to have Greer Grammer continue the tradition and have her as our 2015 Miss Golden Globe,” said Kingma. “She’s following in her father’s footsteps in becoming a standout actress and we can’t wait to see what she does next.”
“I am flattered to have been chosen by the HFPA for this year’s Miss Golden Globe,” said Grammer. “It’s truly an honor to be included in this experience that so many incredible men and women have been a part of.”
Greer Grammer currently stars opposite Ashley Rickards & Beau Mirchoff in the award-winning cable TV series “Awkward” on MTV. She recently starred in “Life Partners” with Leighton Meester, Adam Brody and Gabourey Sidibe, which landed on the Tribeca Film Festival’s list of top 10 indie films this year. Greer’s upcoming film “An Evergreen Christmas” with Naomi Judd, Robert Loggia and BooBoo Stewart will be released this Christmas, and she’ll be seen in the upcoming season of ABC Family’s hit series “Melissa & Joey.”
Greer wore a Patricia Bonaldi dress, Armani shoes and clutch and dazzled in a Haati Chai cuff paired with Erickson Beamon Rocks and Earrings.
Attendees were invited to sip signature cocktails & wines, and enjoy tray-passed hor d’oeuvres featuring Chicken Croquette topped with pine nuts, Beef Sliders sprinkled with gorgonzola, and Truffle Risotto. Guests snacked on a vast buffet including Riviera Salmon, Braised Endive, Penne Funghi Tartufo Pasta, Provence Roasted Chicken with ratatouille while enjoying tunes spun by DJ The British Bardot, also known as Nikki Pennie.
Special guests also in attendance to honor this year’s Miss Golden Globe included: Abbey Lee (Mad Max: Fury Road), Abigail Spencer (This Is Where I Leave You; Rectify), Adam Kaufman (State of Affairs), Aimee Garcia (RoboCop), Aja Naomi King (How to Get Away With Murder), Alexander Koch(Under the Dome), Alexandra Daddario (True Detective), Alfred Enoch (How to Get Away with Murder), Allison Tolman (Fargo), Amanda Crew(Silicon Valley), Amanda Righetti (The Mentalist), Annabelle Wallis(Peaky Blinders), Caitriona Balfe (Outlander), Camille Gauaty (Cake), Chadwick Boseman (Get On Up), Christopher Gorham (Covert Affairs), Colin Egglesfield (Rizzoli & Isles), Dan Bucatinsky(The Comeback), Darby Stanchfield(Scandal), Ellar Coltrane (Boyhood), Emily Bett Rickards (Arrow), Emily Ratajkowski (Gone Girl), Evan Jones (The Homesman), Garcelle Beauvais(Girlfriends’ Getaway), Gina Rodriguez (Jane the Virgin), Gugu Mbatha-Raw (Beyond the Lights), Isabel Lucas (Knight of Cups), Italia Ricci (Chasing Life), Jack Falahee (How to Get Away With Murder), James Marsden (X-Men: Days of Future Past), Jenny Slate (Married), Jeremy Piven (Mr. Selfridge), Jessica McNamee (Sirens), Justin Theroux (The Leftovers), Kaitlyn Dever (Laggies; Men, Women, and Children), Karine Vanasse(Revenge), Karla Souza (How to Get Away With Murder), Kate Walsh (Bad Judge), Katherine C. Hughes (Men, Women, and Children), Katie Findlay (How to Get Away with Murder), Katie Stevens (Faking It), Kerris Dorsey (Ray Donovan), Leah Pipes (The Originals), Lizzy Caplan (Masters of Sex), Logan Lerman (Fury), Manish Dayal (The Hundred-Foot Journey), Matt McGorry (How to Get Away With Murder; Orange Is The New Black),Matthew Morrison (Glee), Mayer Hawthorne (Musician), Michelle Monaghan (True Detective), Morten Tyldum (Director, The Imitation Game),Natalie Martinez(Under the Dome), Nikki Reed (Scout), Paz Vega (Kill The Messenger), Rachel Melvin (Dumb and Dumber To), Sam Heughan(Outlander), Sarah Hyland(Modern Family), Sasha Pietrse (Pretty Little Liars), Shaun Toub (Homeland), Tessa Thompson (Dear White People; Selma), Theodore Melfi (Director, St. Vincent), Timothy Omundson (Galavant), Tracee Ellis Ross (Black-Ish), Travis Tope(Men, Women, and Children), Winter Ave Zoli (Sons of Anarchy), Xavier Dolan (Director, Mommy), Yara Shahidi (Black-Ish) and Zach Braff (Wish I Was Here)
BY HOLLYWOOD FOREIGN PRESS ASSOCIATION
The 72nd Annual Golden Globe® Awards will air LIVE coast-to-coast on NBC with the pre-show from 4:00-5:00 p.m. (PST)/7:00-8:00 p.m. (EST), and main telecast from 5:00-8:00 p.m. (PST)/8:00-11:00 p.m. (EST) from the Beverly Hilton Hotel with hosts Tina Fey and Amy Poehler.
Previous Miss and Mister Golden Globe honorees include: Sosie Bacon, daughter of Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick; Francesca Eastwood, daughter of Clint Eastwood and Frances Fisher; Sam Fox, son of Michael J. Fox and Tracy Pollan; Rainey Qualley, daughter of Andie MacDowell; Gia Mantegna, daughter of Joe Mantegna; Rumer Willis, daughter of Demi Moore and Bruce Willis; Laura Dern, daughter of Diane Ladd and Bruce Dern; Joely Fisher, daughter of Connie Stevens and Eddie Fisher; Melanie Griffith, daughter of Tippi Hedren; Freddie Prinze Jr., son of Freddie Prinze; and Mavis Spencer, daughter of Alfre Woodard and Roderick Spencer. A full list of previous honorees may be found at http://www.hfpa.org/missmr-golden-globe/
ABOUT THE HOLLYWOOD FOREIGN PRESS ASSOCIATION
Founded in the 1940s during World War II, the HFPA was originally comprised of a handful of LA based overseas journalists who sought to bridge the international community with Hollywood, and to provide distraction from the hardships of war through film. Seventy years later, members of the HFPA represent 55 countries with a combined readership of 250 million in some of the world’s most respected publications. Each year, the organization holds the third most watched awards show on television, the Golden Globe® Awards, which have enabled the organization to donate more than $20 million to entertainment related charities and scholarship programs. For more information, please visit www.hfpa.org and www.goldenglobes.com and follow us on Twitter (@goldenglobes) and Facebook (www.facebook.com/goldenglobes).
(Photos credit: Image Group LA on behalf of the HFPA)
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