Thats the opinion of Erica Beth Keller, a spokeswoman for Media Training Worldwide, who says Whitaker missed a prime opportunity to showcase his brilliance, not just as an actor, but as a real person.
Keller also gives low marks to Martin Scorsese, who made the error of wasting the time allotted for his acceptance speech by mentioning he only had a certain amount of time.
Some Golden Globes winners did have acceptance speeches that deserved awards themselves such as Jennifer Hudson, who Keller says gave a speech that was genuine and touching.
As she puts it, You can always tell if someone is giving a good speech when the camera pans on audience members who are crying.
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