Award shows are amazing for several
reasons. Celebrities unite, everyone’s friendly, the votes are locked in, awards
are flying across the room and the world makes sense again, even if for a
However, while some may be fans of the glitz and glam of award shows,
others enjoy watching celebrities being uncomfortable.
Although it is always
easier to overcome an awkward moment from the comfort of your home, having the
world watching while you are humiliated is a totally different concept.
Let’s look back at the top 5 awkward celebrity
moments during award show season:
Kanye West Messing up Taylor Swift’s Speech
It all happened at the 2009 VMAs, when
Taylor took home the Best Female Video award, but Kanye called her out on it,
certain that Beyoncé’s ‘Single Ladies’ video should have carried the title.
Covering your face, yet?
La La Land Wins Best Motion Picture by Mistake
Yikes! La La Land had about half-a-minute
time to celebrate winning Best Motion Picture at last year’s Oscars, before the
title was rightfully given over to ‘Moonlight.’ Mistakes do happen.
Ian Somerhalder Goes in for the Kiss, Ariana Grande Doges it
The Vampire Dairies actor tried to kiss
singer Ariana Grande at the 2014 Teen Choice Awards after receiving an award,
but it all went sour pretty quickly after Ariana awkwardly avoided overexcited
Lawrence Falling up the Stairs in time for her Best Actress Motion Picture
Acceptance Speech at the Oscars
Who doesn’t remember this? Lawrence’s first
Academy Award win announcement was followed by the actresses sprawling across
the stairs leading to the Oscar podium. She was mortified!
Harvey Declares Wrong Miss Universe Winner
The 2015 Miss Universe pageant became Steve
Harvey’s biggest nightmare as the comedian announced the winner for the title…and
it was the wrong girl! Ouch, that had to hurt!
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