Natalie Portman Presents Best Director: 'Here Are the All-Male Nominees'

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In the most flawless use of words EVER, Oprah sent an important message to young girls around the world and reinforced the #TimesUp initiative. "I urge all of us to not only support survivors and bystanders who are courageous enough to tell their truth, but to promote restorative".

"I actually didn't hear her say that until the next day because I was backstage to present", Gerwig said during an appearance on The View on Tuesday.

The 2018 nominations will be announced on January 23.

Golden Globes 2018: All the fashion from the star-studded red carpet.

The night may have started off hours before Oprah's speech, but it was her moving words while accepting her Cecil B. DeMille honorary award, which served as a testament to everything the #MeToo campaign stands for. "It made me laugh and it made me smile", she told ET. Natalie was presenting the award for the Best Director category and before reading out the nominations, she quips, "And here are the all-male nominees".

On the same night as the biggest sartorial protest for women's rights in Hollywood history, the Golden Globes failed to recognize the contributions of women in one major category: Best Director, Motion Picture.

And on that note, there has NEVER been an all-female group of director nominees, and in all honesty, we'll probably never see one. But as Ron set her up for her line, Natalie was apparently preparing to go off-script.

In response to the official Bafta Twitter announcement of the nominations, multiple people shared a gif of Portman onstage at the Golden Globes, while others said "No woman - AGAIN" and "No women".

And now, American director Steven Spielberg, who was nominated for the award and is also very much, ahem, male, has responded to the 36-year-old actress' call.

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