Oscars 2017 What You Didn’t See on TV
And the Oscar goes to … La La Light? The Best Picture mix-up at the 89th Academy Awards overshadowed much of Hollywood’s biggest night on Sunday, February 26. While viewers were busy picking their jaws off the floor after Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway erroneously presented the top prize to La La Landinstead of Moonlight, Us Weekly was inside Hollywood’s Dolby Theatre to witness it all. Check out everything you didn’t see on TV from the nearly four-hour broadcast!
3:30 p.m. PT: Chrissy Teigen and John Legend arrive on the red carpet and glide through security holding hands.
3:40: A fan in the stands yells, “You work that dress, Taraji!” Taraji P. Henson (in Alberta Ferretti) turns around and says, “Ooh, who said that?” and smiles and waves to the crowd.
3:41: Clad in a white Stella McCartney dress, Karlie Kloss poses for E!’s 360 camera. She then wanders around for 15 to 20 minutes by herself, before picking up an ACLU ribbon and posing with a selfie stick and an Oscar statue, posting Facebook 360 photos.
3:50: Riz Ahmed and his friend have a really animated conversation.
4:03: A woman stops best actress nominee Ruth Negga as she enters the theater and fawns over her. The Loving actress appears embarrassed but is really nice about it. She takes a picture with the woman, though they don’t appear to know each other.
4:17: Emma Roberts squeals, “I have almonds!” She hugs Scream Queens costar Glen Powell close to her and says, “What are the odds?” She appeared excited to be at the Oscars.
4:22: Pharrell Williams trips over a floor light and almost falls on the ground while arriving with his Hidden Figures producing partner, Mimi Valdes.
4:40: Josh Dallas holds the back of his wife Ginnifer Goodwin‘s Zuhair Murad dress as he leads her into the theater.
4:42: Janelle Monáe struggles to get up the stairs and requires a lot of people to help her carry her black Elie Saab tulle gown. She’s excited when she finally makes it to the top of the stairs and exclaims, “Yes, I made it!”