Celebrity News January 09, 2017
Stars React to Meryl Streep’s Golden Globes Speech About President-elect Donald Trump
Meryl Streep’s Cecil B. DeMille Award acceptance speech is certainly the most talked-about moment of last night’s 74th Annual Golden Globes.
The actress, a huge Hillary Clinton supporter, took aim at President-elect Donald Trump as she defended Hollywood against charges of elitism, and called for actors to remain resilient and proactive in the face of intolerance. Many of her fellow actors spoke to “Extra” about her speech, seconding her sentiments.
Casey Affleck, who won Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama, reacted to Meryl’s speech backstage, telling “Extra’s” Jerry Penacoli, “Unbelievable… Really beautiful, emotional, spot-on in every way.”