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15 Deeply Awkward Things That Happened at the Oscars 2017

The Oscars 2017 took place last night and, as well as the biggest names in film donning their best outfits for the red carpet, they endured–and caused–some of the evening’s most awkward moments, too.

1. When Warren Beatty read the wrong envelope for Best Picture

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Historic. After the cast and crew of La La Land had delivered acceptance speeches for the Best Picture Award, Warren Beatty explained he had been given the wrong envelope and that Moonlight had actually won.

2 When Michael Strahan called Matt Damon “Ben”

During an interview with Matt Damon, Michael Strahan seemed to call the actor “Ben” by accident. Damon’s face says it all.

3 When Scarlett Johansson slammed Ryan Seacrest on the red carpet

Speaking about how the actress was presenting an award during the ceremony, Seacrest referenced Johansson’s stilettos and said: “Do you actually wear the shoes that you are wearing tonight for the rehearsal?”

Johansson immediately shot back, saying: “What a ridiculous question.”

4 When we all realized Nicole Kidman doesn’t know how to clap

Seriously, she just doesn’t know how to do it.

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5 When Denzel Washington didn’t hide his true feelings

Denzel Washington lost out to Casey Affleck for Manchester by the Sea in the Best Actor category, and he made no attempt to hide his disdain when Casey thanked him in his winner’s speech.

He said: “It means so much to me, thank you. Whew, damn it. One of the first people who taught me how to act was Denzel Washington, and I just met him tonight for the first time. Thank you.”

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