Full of laughs, tears, and surprises, tonight’s Golden Globe awards show (and red carpet) rang up over 3.6 million Tweets, bringing the grand total of Globes-related Tweets over the past 24 hours up to 4.2 million.
During the show, viewers at home tweeted along with all of the night’s most exciting, entertaining, and emotional moments. The moments that drove the biggest Twitter conversation of the night were:
Nominees and attendees started their tweeting early, giving all their followers a personal glimpse into what it takes to get ready for one of the year’s biggest red carpets:
Having a blast at rehearsals for #eRedCarpet coveragefor the #GoldenGlobes w/ @ giulianarancic & @ georgekotsi twitter.com/MissKellyO/sta…
— Kelly Osbourne ( @MissKellyO) January 12, 2013
Getting ready for the #GoldenGlobes with Team Eva! @ makeupbyelan @ kenpaves say.ly/Lfm4XaE
— Eva Longoria ( @EvaLongoria) January 13, 2013
Golden Globes, here we come!!! twitter.com/janemarielynch…
— Jane Lynch ( @janemarielynch) January 14, 2013
Getting ready for the #goldenglobes !! say.ly/VAN4XdT
— Sofia Vergara ( @SofiaVergara) January 14, 2013
The stars continued to tweet (those tiny clutches must have just enough room for a cell phone!), offering fans at home a virtual seat at their table. As the winners were announced, tweets from attendees, as well as celebs watching from home, showed an intimate glimpse of what it’s like to see your fellow nominees, co-stars, or favorite stars, take the stage to accept a Golden Globe:
There ain’t anything like a Dame.Congratulations Dame Maggie Smith!It was an honor to have my name mentioned in a category with you!
— hayden panettiere ( @haydenpanettier) January 14, 2013
Nothing makes me happier then getting to say “The winner is Claire Danes” for #Homeland.. Coolest moment ever!!!!
— Lea Michele ( @msleamichele) January 14, 2013
Yay! @ lenadunham and the entire cast of “Girls”! Congrats!!!!!
— Jesse Tyler Ferguson ( @jessetyler) January 14, 2013
Thank you #JodieFoster for your sharing your grace & grit over 47 yrs, and most of all tonight. #AnExample #GoldenGlobes
— Chelsea Clinton ( @ChelseaClinton) January 14, 2013
Everyone watching along, whether at home or in the audience, also weighed in on hosts Tina Fey and Amy Poehler. Based on the outpouring of complimentary Tweets, it looks like they were two of the night’s big winners too.
#Amy&Tina are killing at the #goldenglobes.Too funny.
— Star Jones ( @StarJonesEsq) January 14, 2013
Tina & Amy are killing the opening segment!!! Hilarious!! #GoldenGlobes
— OMAR EPPS ( @omarepps) January 14, 2013
Tina Fey and Amy Poehler hit a HOME RUN tonight!!! Congrats. #GoldenGIobes
— jimmy fallon ( @jimmyfallon) January 14, 2013
Tina and Amy, you were worth it!Kristin and Will, too. #GoldenGlobes
— Judy Blume ( @judyblume) January 14, 2013
Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are hilarious. I don’t know why someone didn’t think of this sooner. #GoldenGlobes
— Ellen DeGeneres ( @TheEllenShow) January 14, 2013
With many more awards shows paving the way until the Oscars, we can’t wait to see what keeps everyone else buzzing throughout awards season!
Posted by Grace Chu Lee (@gracelee)