As the 65th Annual Golden Globe Awards ceremony was cancelled, the 2008 Miss Golden Globe, Rumer Willis, will be now Miss Golden Globe during the 66th Golden Globe Awards in January, 2009.
HOLLYWOOD, CA, November 14, 2007 – The Hollywood Foreign Press Association today announced Rumer Willis as its selection as Miss Golden Globe for "The 65th Annual Golden Globe Awards" to be telecast live on NBC on Sunday, January 13, 2008. HFPA President Jorge Camara made the announcement at a morning press conference. Traditionally, Miss Golden Globe, who assists in the Golden Globes ceremony, is the daughter of a well-known celebrity.
Rumer, age 19, is the daughter of two-time Golden Globe nominee Demi Moore and Bruce Willis, who received four Golden Globe nominations and a Golden Globe as Best Actor in a Television Series (Comedy or Musical) for "Moonlighting.""We are delighted to have Rumer Willis join us to celebrate 'The 65 th
Annual Golden Globe Awards,'" said Camara at the announcement. "Since both of her parents have enjoyed successful entertainment careers in the acting profession, she is doubly qualified to serve as Miss Golden Globe."Rumer Glenn Willis was born August 16 th
, 1988 and currently resides in Southern California. She was named after British novelist Rumer Godden. She made her film debut at the age of five in the movie "Now and Then." She continued acting alongside her parents in such films as "Striptease," "The Whole Nine Yards" and "Hostage". After graduating high school, she attended USC for a few semesters, until she decided to pursue acting full time. Since spreading her acting wings, Rumer has completed two films to be released in 2008. She most recently wrapped "I Know What Boys Like" opposite Anna Faris and Collin Hanks at Sony and the independent "From Within" directed by Phedon Papamichael, starring Adam Goldberg and Thomas Dekker.Previous Miss Golden Globe honorees include Lorraine Nicholson (daughter of Jack Nicholson and Rebecca Broussard), Laura Dern (daughter of Diane Ladd and Bruce Dern), Joely Fisher (daughter of Connie Stevens and Eddie Fisher), and Melanie Griffith (daughter of Tippi Hedren).Nominations for "The 65 th
Annual Golden Globe Awards" will be announced at 5:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 13. "The 65 th
Annual Golden Globe Awards" will take place Sunday, January 13, 2008 at The Beverly Hilton with a live telecast airing on NBC at 8 PM (EST) and produced by Dick Clark Productions in association with the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. Jorge Camara is President of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. Barry Adelman is executive producer. Chris Donovan is director. Al Schwartz is consulting producer. Ken Shapiro is producer. Ron Weed is consulting producer. Bob Bardo is executive in charge of production.MISS AND/OR MR. GOLDEN GLOBE1963 Eva Six (movies)Donna Douglas (television)1964 Linda Evans1971 Ann Archer1972 Pamela Powell1973 Kelley Miles1974 Linda Meikle John1975 Melanie Griffith1976 Lisa Farringer1977 Nicole Ericson1978 Elizabeth Stack1979 Stephanie Haymes1980 Kim Karath1981 Rosanne Katon1982 Laura Dern1983 Lori Leonelli & Rhonda Shear1984 Anita Finch1985 Lisabeth Shatner1986 Calista Carradine1987 Candace Savalas1988 Gigi Garner1989 Kyle Aletter1990 Katharine Kramer1991 Kaitlin Hopkins1992 Joely Fisher1993 Erin Hamilton1994 Alex Martin1995 John Clark Gable1996 Jaime Nicole Dudney & Freddie Prinze Jr.1997 Kehly Sloane1998 Clementine Ford 1999 Tori Reid2000 Liza Huber2001 Katie Flynn2002 Haley Giraldo2003 Dominik Garcia-Lorido & A.J. Lamas2004 Lily Costner2005 Kathryn Eastwood2006 Dakota Johnson2007 Lorraine Nicholson