The biggest award show blunders
See which stars fumbled their very simple tasks
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Celebrities are often made famous through their work, which is presented to audiences with their lines and lyrics already memorized and fully edited in production. Stars, therefore, seem completely polished to us, which is why it's all the more fun and surprising when they make royally cringeworthy errors—especially in high-stakes environments like awards ceremonies.
Whether it's trouble with the teleprompter, backstage envelope mix-ups, or just a simple error of judgment made on the spot, these mistakes have been cemented in televised history, and they usually end up in embarrassing moments for the other celebrities involved as well, like accepting illegitimate awards, or even ones that don't exist!
Click through to see the biggest award show blunders, and get ready to cringe...
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