- Publish Date
- Tuesday, 7 January 2020, 10:08AM
"You'll be pleased to know this is the last time I'm hosting these awards. I don't care anymore."
Ricky Gervais had celebs — including Tom Hanks, who did not seem to be enjoying himself during several audience cutaways — wincing with his opening monologue.
Finishing his opening monologue with a stern lecture insisting stars don't get political during their speeches (which was ignored by many award winners), he said: "Most of you spent less time in school than Greta Thunberg. Accept your award, thank your agent, and your god, and f*ck off."
This article was first published on nzherald.co.nz and is republished here with permission