The organizers of the widely successful 2012 Golden Globes has reasons to smile these days. This developed after some 16.8 million viewers report edly watched the show as carried by NBC from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. Eastern time, on Sunday.
Based on the survey made by Nielsen Co., this year’s Golden Globe awarding ceremony won against its rivals on its time-slot. Nielsen Co, however said that this year’s viewers is slightly lower than last year which has 17 million viewers. This year’s awarding ceremony was hosted by controversial British comedian-actor Ricky Gervais who lampooned many of the nominees, presenters and even the sponsoring Hollywood Foreign Press Association. Golden Globes is an annual awarding ceremony among the brightest stars in Hollywood both in film and television.