Ricky Gervais: Film Companies Pay Golden Globes to Win an Award

‘One Hollywood publication said that me hosting would mean that some film stars would stay away for fear of being made fun of’

GERVAIS: "One Hollywood publication said that me hosting would mean that some film stars would stay away for fear of being made fun of. As if film stars would stay away from the chance of winning a Golden Globe. Particularly if their film company has already paid for it."

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