Posts tagged "awards show"

The Most Memorable Moments From The 2014 MTV VMAs

Hey! So you probably noticed The Frisky was down all day. We seem to be up and running -- FOR NOW!!!! -- so I can finally bring you this hilariously late recap of last night's MTV VMAs. I know, you forgot it happened already. Without the promise of Miley Cyrus’s flapjacks twerking against Robin Thicke’…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 25, 2014

RuPaul Does Not Suffer Award Show Fools

"I didn't see the Golden Globes, because the idea of watching of watching the popular rich kids in high school congratulating themselves, the idea of the popular, beautiful rich kids from high school putting on a show to congratulate themselves ... oh boy." --RuPaul, on the whole trouble with awards season, in Paper magazine. Ru also dishe…

By: Julie Gerstein / January 15, 2013

The Best & Worst Hair And Makeup At The 2013 Golden Globes

It's not often that you can find so many celebs in the same room -- which is why we're taking this opportunity to ogle the amazing hair and makeup at the 2013 Golden Globes. Who got it right? And who got it tragically, tragically wrong? We've made our picks -- now tell us yours i…

By: Julie Gerstein / January 14, 2013

What The Celebs Wore To The 2013 Golden Globes After-Parties

As the saying goes, from great R&B bard/lady pee-er on-er R. Kelly, "After the show is the after-party." And so we've decided to take a look at some of the Golden Globes after-party pics -- full of celebs who changed outfits between the Globes and getting their drink on. These also include some celebs who…

By: Julie Gerstein / January 14, 2013

The Good, The Bad & The WTF: VH1 Divas

The word diva has been horribly overused of late. Virtually everyone's a diva. You send your chicken dish back because it tastes funny? Diva. You want your water at room temperature? Divalicious. You can't stand yellow M&Ms? Complete diva behavior. But then there are some real divas. And Sunday night, VH1 put together a little…

By: Julie Gerstein / December 17, 2012

The Good, The Bad & The WTF: The Critics’ Choice Television Awards

Last night, the 2nd annual Critics' Choice Television Awards were held. The big winners were ... well, there were a lot of winners. But Christina Hendricks and Jon Hamm were honored for their work on "Mad Men," Tina Fey won for "30 Rock," and even Danny Devito took home a prize (the "Television Icon Award,"…

By: Julie Gerstein / June 19, 2012

The Good, The Bad & The WTF At The 2012 Tony Awards

The Tony Awards were last night, and Once was the big winner, taking home eight of the 11 awards it was nominated for, including Best Musical. Audra McDonald, who stars in Porgy and Bess, won top honors as Best Actress -- her fifth Tony award. Peter and the Starcatcher received five awards, and Clybourne Park

By: Julie Gerstein / June 11, 2012

The Good, The Bad & The WTF: The 2012 CMT Awards

The CMT Awards come but once a year -- a celebration of all things country music. We're not particularly huge country music fans, but we can appreciate the way country music has veritably dominated pop music these days -- that stuff is everywhere. And so it seems not that surprising to see mainstream stars like…

By: Julie Gerstein / June 7, 2012

What It Costs To Make Charlize Theron Look Good

This week's issue of New York magazine features a fascinating look at the high cost of celebrity culture. One major money area of celebrity life? Awards shows, where celebs swan around in couture gowns, dripping in jewels with perfect hair and makeup. It seems, though, that the more famous a celebrity, the less they actually…

By: Julie Gerstein / January 30, 2012

The Screen Actors Guild Awards: The Bad!

It wasn't all immaculately turned out Tilda Swintons and stunning Zoe Saldanas at the Screen Actors Guild Awards. No, there were some terrible fashions, too. And though some of these actresses may have won big at the SAGs, they definitely disappointed on the style front. Click through to find out who sagged at the SAGs.

By: Julie Gerstein / January 30, 2012

The Totally Awful Looks At The 2012 People’s Choice Awards

When it comes to last night's People's Choice Awards, I don't even know where to begin. I'll start by saying that I didn't actually watch them. My standard when it comes to which awards are worth viewing? If Brad and Angelina are there, then I'm all in. While the reigning king and queen didn't come…

By: Rachel Krause / January 12, 2012

The Good, The Bad & The WTF At The Country Music Awards

So, let's talk about the fashions at the Country Music Awards. Everyone thinks they should get a special dispensation because it's the Country Music Awards and Nashville is where sparkle glitter was invented or something, but I say no! Taylor Swift still manages to look classy! So can you Miranda Lambert! And everybody else! Take…

By: Julie Gerstein / November 10, 2011

The Good, The Bad & The WTF: The Q Awards

This past weekend, Brit music rag Q held its annual awards fest. There were new popsters (Jessie J) and old legends (Siouxsie Sioux) wandering around, and lots and lots of bad fashion. Let's take a look, shall we?

By: Julie Gerstein / October 24, 2011