What you need to know
- Jason Sudeikis has won a Golden Globe for his performance in Ted Lasso.
- He gave an acceptance speech over Zoom that drew a great reception.
Jason Sudeikis has won a 2021 Golden Globe for Best Comedy Actor for his performance in Apple TV+ smash-hit Ted Lasso.
From TV Line:
Wearing a hoodie and sporting his iconic mustache, Sudeikis seemed visibly surprised with the win, and took several moments to get his bearings before simply replying "That's nuts". Then, in typical Coach Lasso fashion, Sudeikis pulled an inspiring speech right out of the top drawer. From Esquire:
Esquire described it as maybe "only thing worth taking away from the three-hour-long charade," as Sudeikis continued:
Twitter was awash with support for the speech and Sudeikis' appearance at the awards:
jason sudeikis's speech has been the most honest moment of "an awards show in the midst of a pandemic"jason sudeikis's speech has been the most honest moment of "an awards show in the midst of a pandemic"— broti gupta (@BrotiGupta) March 1, 2021March 1, 2021
Watching the Golden Globes—an hour behind—and actually just fist pumped when @jasonsudeikis won for Ted Lasso. Also, his speech was so genuine and great. Awesome.Watching the Golden Globes—an hour behind—and actually just fist pumped when @jasonsudeikis won for Ted Lasso. Also, his speech was so genuine and great. Awesome.— Eric Engels (@EricEngels) March 1, 2021March 1, 2021
Stephen Warwick has written about Apple for five years at iMore and previously elsewhere. He covers all of iMore's latest breaking news regarding all of Apple's products and services, both hardware and software. Stephen has interviewed industry experts in a range of fields including finance, litigation, security, and more. He also specializes in curating and reviewing audio hardware and has experience beyond journalism in sound engineering, production, and design.
Before becoming a writer Stephen studied Ancient History at University and also worked at Apple for more than two years. Stephen is also a host on the iMore show, a weekly podcast recorded live that discusses the latest in breaking Apple news, as well as featuring fun trivia about all things Apple.
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