Jan 5, 2020 - Energy & Environment

Russell Crowe sends climate message from Australia after Golden Globes win

: Russell Crowe presents the AACTA Award for Best Asian Film Presented By PR Asia during the 7th AACTA Awards Presented by Foxtel | Ceremony at The Star on December 6, 2017 in Sydney

Russell Crowe in Sydney in December. Photo: Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images for AFI

Russell Crowe couldn't accept his Golden Globe in person because he's "in Australia protecting his family from the devastating bushfires," said Jennifer Aniston, who accepted the award on his behalf Sunday, delivering his message on climate change:

"Make no mistake, the tragedy unfolding in Australia is climate change-based. We need to act based on science, move our global workforce to renewable energy, and respect our planet for the unique and amazing place it is. That way, we all have a future."

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