Casey Affleck won ‘Best Actor’ at the Oscars for Manchester by the Sea. According to the A.V. Club, Constance Wu criticized the Academy for showing such recognition to someone who had to go to court for allegedly harassing two women sexually.
Brie Larson refused to applaud when Affleck won the award and after she handed him the award, she stepped back and stood still with her arms by her side. Her silent response didn’t go unnoticed because social media blew up with tons of memes right after.
In other Oscar news, Chrissy Teigen fell asleep… literally. While Casey Affleck was giving his acceptance speech, Teigen is seen resting on her husband, John Legend’s shoulder. In the video below, she’s behind Meryl Streep on the left.
Of course, people took to social media again with more funny memes. Teigen even tweeted it out too!
Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty presented the nominees for Best Picture at the Oscars. On stage, Beatty was in charge of opening the envelope that was supposed to contain the winner. Well, we know how that turned out.
PwC, an account firm based in London has been tabulating the votes for the Academy Awards for 83 years. They are actually taking full blame for the mishap of La La Land being awarded by mistake. Beatty was handed an envelope meant for Best Actress instead of Best Picture.
The host of The Biggest Loser, Bob Harper shared on Instagram that he had a heart attack two weeks ago. He said he’s feeling better and just taking it easy. “I want to thank everyone for the outpouring of messages and support. It feels good to be cared about. I’ve been home for 8 days now.”
CNN reports that his family has had a history of heart problems.
Well I guess you all heard what happened. Two weeks ago yesterday I had a heart attack. I am feeling better. Just taking it easy. KARL has been a great nurse. I want to thank everyone for the outpouring of messages and support. It feels good to be cared about. I've been home for 8 days now. Again, THANK YOU SO MUCH!! I'm lucky to have such good friends and family to take care of me right now. ❤