via press release:
STARZ RECEIVES GOLDEN GLOBE® AWARD FOR KELSEY GRAMMER’S PERFOMANCE IN REVERED DRAMA SERIES, “BOSS”
MULTIPLE GOLDEN GLOBE AWARD WINNER KELSEY GRAMMER WINS FIRST IN DRAMA CATEGORY FOR HIS WORK IN STARZ DRAMA, “BOSS”
Beverly Hills, Calif., January 15, 2012 – Kelsey Grammer was acknowledged by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association today at the 69th Annual Golden Globe® Awards Ceremony with the award for Best Actor In a TV Series – Drama, for his performance on the STARZ Original series, “Boss.”
“We’re incredibly proud of the HFPA’s recognition of Kelsey Grammer’s standout work in “Boss” as both an actor and executive producer. As Mayor Tom Kane, Kelsey has yet again created one of the most memorable and thrilling characters on television,” said Starz President and CEO Chris Albrecht.
This marks Kelsey Grammer’s third Golden Globe® Award out of nine nominations and his first nomination and win in the Drama category. He is the second actor to ever win a Golden Globe for both a comedy and drama lead actor in a television series.
Farhad Safinia created and executive produces “Boss” along with Grammer, Gus Van Sant, Brian Sher, Stella Bulochnikov, Richard Levine and Lyn Greene. Lionsgate Television produces “Boss” in association with Grammer’s Grammnet NH Productions, Roya Productions and Old Friends Productions.
About Starz Entertainment
Starz Entertainment, LLC, is a premium movie and original programming entertainment service provider operating in the United States. The company offers 17 premium channels including the flagship STARZ® and ENCORE® brands with approximately 19 million and 32.8 million subscribers respectively. Starz Entertainment airs in total more than 1,000 movies and original series every month across its pay TV channels. Starz Entertainment is recognized as a pay TV leader in providing HD, On Demand, HD On Demand and online advanced services for its STARZ, ENCORE and MOVIEPLEX brands. Starz Entertainment (www.starz.com) is an operating unit of Starz, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Liberty Media Corporation (NASDAQ: LMCA).