Celebrities announce they contracted COVID days after attending the Golden Globes – Le Journal de Montréal

Celebrities announce they contracted COVID days after attending the Golden Globes – Le Journal de Montréal

A number of celebrities have tested positive for COVID-19 after attending the Golden Globes party.

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Several stars, including Collin Farrell, Brendan Gleeson, Jamie Lee Curtis and Michelle Pfeiffer, announced they had contracted the virus within days of the awards ceremony.

Celebrities announce they caught COVID days after attending the Golden Globes

The Critics Choice Awards, which aired Sunday, required contestants to take a drug test.

Forced to stay at home, some celebrities have taken to social media.

Pfeiffer was scheduled to present a lifetime achievement award to actor Jeff Bridges, who instead received his award from John Goodman.

Celebrities announce they caught COVID days after attending the Golden Globes

According to The Hollywood Reporter, safety measures such as drug testing, vaccinations and mask requirements were inconsistent at various galas earlier in the year.

Some in-person events and ceremonies did not require health measures, while others, such as the Golden Globes and Critics Choice Awards, required either testing, proof of vaccination, or both.