The most cringeworthy blunders at the Academy Awards

The most cringeworthy blunders at the Academy Awards
The most cringeworthy blunders at the Academy Awards
TOPSHOT-US-OSCARS-SHOW Arguably the most important gaffe in all of Oscar history, Faye Dunaway mistakenly introduced “Los Angeles La Land” because the winner of the 2017 Best Picture award after co-presenter Warren Beatty was given the incorrect envelope. Once the forged arrived on degree, the target audience may see a panicked shuffling happening in the back of them, and it was once soon announced that the true winner used to be “Moonlight.”

Getty Photographs

Screen Shot 2018-02-27 at 3.30.48 PM Sammy Davis Jr. was the first to announce the incorrect winner at the 1964 Oscars whilst he used to be passed the inaccurate envelope and introduced that an award for ranking was once going to John Addison. But he was no longer among the nominees, leading to a particularly puzzled target audience. Davis corrected his mistake and the award used to be offered to Andre Previn for “Irma Los Angeles Douce.”


Mama Steps Out
Alice Brady received her award for Easiest Aiding Actress in 1938 however was once too ill to wait the event. So while her title was called, a man walked up to accept her award for her. Usual protocol, apart from one thing. Nobody knew who the person used to be. The trophy vanished along side the person and was never seen again. Alice Brady died of most cancers in 1939 prior to a substitute Oscar might be made.

Getty Photographs

Elizabeth Taylor Reacts To Streaker At Oscars Conceptual artist, photographer and homosexual rights activist Robert Opel had a name for streaking within the ’70s, but he took it the Oscar level in 1974 — right before Elizabeth Taylor walked out.

Getty Photographs

Filmmakers Roger Ross Williams (L) and E Roger Ross Williams and Elinor Burkett fought for the microphone when they gained for Very Best Documentary Short for “Tune Through Prudence” in 2010. Burkett instructed Salon, “What happened used to be the director and that i had a bad distinction over the route of the movie that resulted in a lawsuit that has settled amicably out of court docket. But there have been these types of occasions around the Oscars, and i wasn’t invited to any of them. And he isn’t speaking to me. So we weren’t even in a position to speak about ahead of the time who would be the only individual allowed to speak if we received.”

Getty Photographs

87th Annual Academy Awards - Show Adele Dazeem.
Need we are saying more? that’s the title John Travolta blurted out while looking to welcome Idina Menzel to the stage to accomplish her rendition of “Let It Cross” from “Frozen” in 2015.

Getty Images

Rosalind Russell Rosalind Russell was so sure it was her time to receive an Oscar after losing twice sooner than, she stood up before the winner was introduced. The Oscar went to Loretta Young for “The Farmer’s Daughter,” leading to an embarrassing take a seat-down.

Getty Pictures

MV5BOGRlOTc2YWQtNzU5Yi00YWU0LWExNmYtODc4NzJjNTBkYWRhXkEyXkFqcGdeQXVyMDI2NDg0NQ@@._V1_ On The 1933 Academy Awards, Will Rogers announced the award for Best Possible Director by means of simply stating, “Come on up and get it, Frank.” the issue used to be that there have been two Franks nominated. Frank Capra made his manner as much as the degree, however the winner was once in truth Frank Lloyd for “Cavalcade.”


What's Your Reaction?

Cry Cry
Cute Cute
Damn Damn
Dislike Dislike
Like Like
Lol Lol
Love Love
Win Win

log in

Become a part of our community!

Don't have an account?
sign up

reset password

Back to
log in

sign up

Join Community

Back to
log in
Choose A Format
Personality quiz
Series of questions that intends to reveal something about the personality
Trivia quiz
Series of questions with right and wrong answers that intends to check knowledge
Voting to make decisions or determine opinions
Formatted Text with Embeds and Visuals
The Classic Internet Listicles
Open List
Submit your own item and vote up for the best submission
Ranked List
Upvote or downvote to decide the best list item
Upload your own images to make custom memes
Youtube, Vimeo or Vine Embeds
Soundcloud or Mixcloud Embeds
Photo or GIF
GIF format

Send this to a friend