They’re back: Tina Fey & Amy Poehler to host next two Golden Globes

The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. confirmed Tuesday that Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will three-peat as hosts of their annual Golden Globes awardsfest. 

The one-time “Saturday Night Live” castmates and long-time pals — who emceed this year’s kudocast to great acclaim and stellar ratings — have inked a deal to preside over the next two ceremonies. (The 71st ceremony takes place on Jan. 12, 2014 and will air live on NBC.) 

In making the announcement, HFPA president Theo Kingma said, “It’s wonderful news. They have always been our first choice as hosts and we’re delighted they are back for the next two years.”

The audience for this year’s Globes jumped to 19.7 million from 16.8 when Ricky Gervais hosted for the last of three times in 2012 and earned a 6.4 rating in the 18-49 demo (up 28%).

Below, watch the two make merry in their opening monologue last year and vote in our poll as to how they will do this year. 

Have you predicted who will win at this year’s Globes? Nominations will be revealed on Dec. 12.  At the bottom of this post tell us what you think will be named Best Picture (Drama) using our easy drag-and-drop menu. 

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