LOS ANGELES, Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Moet & Chandon, the champagne of cinema, is proud to announce its 20th year as the official champagne of the Golden Globes®. To mark the occasion, Moet & Chandon will unveil its limited-edition Gold Awards Season Moet & Chandon Imperial bottle at today's Golden Globe® nominations ceremony with a celebratory toast between Philip Berk, President of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, and Anne DiGiovanna, President of Moet & Chandon N.A.
"Twenty years ago, when Moet & Chandon entered into this relationship with the Hollywood Foreign Press, we could not have known that the Golden Globes® would become the inspiration and template for the fifteen major cinema-related events we now support around the world," says Anne DiGiovanna. "We are pleased that we have been able to grow this partnership with the Golden Globes® and be a participant in one of Hollywood's most beloved ceremonies."
At the 68th Golden Globes®, Moet & Chandon will serve its flagship champagne, Moet Imperial. Over 1,000 Moet & Chandon Imperial minis and 500 magnum bottles will be served on both the red carpet and inside the ballroom, totaling over 9,000 glasses of Moet & Chandon Imperial enjoyed during one of Hollywood's biggest nights.
"Once again we're happy to have Moet & Chandon on board with us as the official champagne of the Golden Globes®," remarked HFPA President Philip Berk. "And delighted this year to celebrate our 20th year together."
The limited-edition Gold Awards Season Moet & Chandon Imperial bottle will be available starting Jan. 1 at fine wine stores everywhere. Retailing pricing starts at $39.99.
About Moet & Chandon, the Champagne of Cinema
For over 260 years, Moet & Chandon has been the symbol of glamorous celebrations, turning the ordinary into the extraordinary with the pop of a cork. Moet has been the champagne of cinema since the early days of Hollywood, supporting several hundred films since the 1930s, ranging from small productions to international blockbusters including iconic films such as Love in the Afternoon, The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie, Pretty Woman, Titanic, Ocean's 12, Nine, Up in the Air, and more recently Sex and the City 2 and Wall Street 2. In the same way legendary film directors preserve timeless moments on film, Moet & Chandon continues to showcase its legendary love affair with the magic of movies. Moet & Chandon is part of the LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton portfolio, the world's leading luxury goods group. www.moet.com.
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