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Golden Globes 2017: Tom Hiddleston Wins Best Actor in a Limited Series for The Night Manager
The 74th Golden Globe Awards, hosted by Jimmy Fallon, are broadcasting live from Los Angeles on NBC

Tom Hiddleston took home the award for best performance by an actor in a limited series or TV movie at Sunday evening’s Golden Globes.

The Night Manager actor, 35, was nominated alongside Riz Ahmed (The Night Of), Bryan Cranston, (All the Way), John Turturro (The Night Of) and Courtney B. Vance (The People v. O.J.: American Crime Story) for the award.

Upon accepting the award, the British actor said, “Wow, um, well this is lovely, thank you.”

After thanking his agents, his team and those at BBC, the actor shared a touching story about the impact the series had made on those providing international aid in war-inflicted areas of Africa.

“A quick story, I know it’s been a long night. I recently went to South Sudan, which is the youngest country in the world in East Africa,” the actor began about his trip to Africa.

“The Night Manager is about arms dealing and there are far too many arms going into South Sudan,” he continued.

While in East Africa, Hiddleston said that he and a group were out having a meal and a “dirty beer” when they were approached by aid workers who came to say hello — and admitted that they had binge-watched The Night Manager.

“The idea that we could provide some relief and entertainment for the people who work for Unicef … made me immensely proud,” he said before concluding his speech with a dedication.

“I dedicate this to those out there who are doing their best,” said Hiddleston.

The 74th Golden Globes Awards are airing live on NBC from the Beverly Hilton Hotel’s Grand Ballroom.


Gong Yoo was appointed as an ambassador for UNICEF Korea on October 8th 2014, and he visited Cambodia in order to meet with Cambodian children, and check their social rights.

Gong Yoo is the first person who was appointed as children’s right ambassador for UNICEF Korea, and he is promoting protection of children’s social rights, protection, development, and participation.

Cambodia is one of the poorest countries in the world, and their child exploitation is at a serious degree.

During his visit to Cambodia, Gong Yoo met up with children in three different regions, and took a look around their living environments.

He also gave special messages to children who are suffering from various diseases and abuse, and filed a video called ‘End Violence.’

Gong Yoo said, “I believe that UNICEF should continue sending aids so that every child can grow in much better environment.”

He also said, “I learned many things while watching the children never losing their smile even in such inferior environments.”



‘The children of Nepal have taught me that with a lot of passion, optimism and hard work, anything is possible. That’s the message I would like to convey to young people across the world: Believe in your dreams and pursue them.’


UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Audrey Hepburn visits Somalia, September 19–24, 1992 Audrey made her final field visit for UNICEF. She travelled to Somalia, which was caught in the middle of civil war and the worst drought in its history. From there, Audrey flew to Kenya, where many of the Somali refugees had travelled. In northern Kenya, she visited various refugee camps and emergency programmes. Finally, she flew to Nairobi, where she met with press to discuss her experiences.

You know, Shakira is an accomplished South American singer/songwriter with Lebanese roots who speaks fluently four languages, is an UNICEF Goodwill ambassador, was honored at the Latin Grammys as the Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year on 2011 for her philanthropy and contributions to Latin Music, works for efforts to increase literacy and promote early child development, founded the Pies Descalzos Foundation (a Colombian charity with special schools for poor children all around Colombia) and sometimes I still remember when she was a coach in The Voice Adam Levine kept making fun of her accent while speaking English and I get so mad like HOW DARE YOU