Kelsey Grammer’s daughter, Greer Grammer, who currently stars on MTV’s hit series ‘Awkward’ was named Miss Golden Globe 2015! Unfortunately, her famous father missed out on the ceremony.
Congrats, Greer Grammer! The actress, 22, was named Miss Golden Globe 2015 by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association on Thursday, Nov. 20 in Los Angeles. Kelsey Grammer missed out on her big night, but Greer insists that her dad is “super proud.”
Greer Grammer Named Miss Golden Globe 2015
Greer was glowing with excitement, as her new role, which has been a Hollywood tradition for 50 years, was announced on Nov. 20 in West Hollywood, Calif.
“I’m so honored and so thrilled to have been chosen by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association to be this year’s Miss Golden Globe,” Greer said, as she took the podium. “I grew up watching the Golden Globes. I would look at Miss Golden Globe every year and hope that some day I’d be able to do that so I’m just so honored to be joining a long line of actresses.”
The actress, who plays Lissa on MTV’s Awkward, thanked her dad Kelsey Grammer for allowing her to follow his footsteps into acting, during her speech, but he was not present at the ceremony.
Kelsey Grammer Misses His Daughter’s Miss Golden Globe Ceremony
Kelsey was not at his daughter’s Miss Golden Globe announcement, but the actress not only thanked her father, she also explained how proud he is of her big role.
“[My parents are] both so excited. They were so happy for me,” Greer told Us Weekly. “My mom, the first thing she said was, ‘What? That’s amazing!’ She knows how much I’ve wanted this for a couple of years now. And my dad is super proud, I told him yesterday. He’s not the best at keeping secrets sometimes, so I told him yesterday and he was so over the moon and so happy about it.”
Kelsey has been married four times and has six children, including Greek actress Spencer Grammer, 31. Greer’s mother is make up artist Barrie Buckner. He was formerly married to Real Housewives of Beverly Hills alum Camille Grammer, and is currently married to Kayte Walsh with whom he shares two young children.
HollywoodLifers, do you think that Greer is the perfect choice for Miss Golden Globe 2015? Let us know!
— Elizabeth Wagmeister