The Golden Globes on Twitter: 2.6 Million Tweets is 24% Increase Year Over Year

By Adam Flomenbaum 

golden-globes-759Last night’s Golden Globes drove 2.6 million tweets between 8pm EST and 11pm EST – a 24% increase compared to last year.

Twitter’s Head of TV, Andrew Adashek, detailed the highlights in a blog post after the event. Below, the top moments on Twitter followed by an interactive grid showcasing the most-shared photos: this Twitter blog post details how the event unfolded on Twitter, including the following:

The moments that drove the most conversation:

  • “Glory” (Selma) wins Best Original Song
  • Matt Bomer (The Normal Heart) wins Best Supporting Actor in a Mini-Series
  • Billy Bob Thornton (Fargo) wins Best Actor in a Mini-Series

The most-Tweeted-about talent from the evening:

  • Amy Poehler
  • Tina Fey
  • George Clooney

The most-Tweeted-about celebrities from the red carpet:

  • Amy Adams
  • Jennifer Lopez
  • Amal Clooney