Warren Beatty Accidentally Gave the Best Picture Award to "La La Land" Instead of "Moonlight"

Warren Beatty Accidentally Gave the Best Picture Award to "La La Land" Instead of "Moonlight"

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Warren Beatty Accidentally Gave the Best Picture Award to "La La Land" Instead of "Moonlight"

If you didn’t watch the Oscars last night, here is what you missed out on. Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway were announcing the winner for Best Picture and were handed the wrong envelope. This resulted in Beatty and Dunaway awarding La La Land the Oscar for Best Picture. Unfortunately for the cast of La La Land, the movie Moonlight had actually won the award. Watch the video above to see the mishap for yourself.

About a minute later, the Academy Awards crew realized that a mistake had been made and they took to the stage to let the crowd know that Moonlight had actually won. The whole thing was pretty awkward. Here’s some dude trying to explain the situation:

Yeah. Awkwardness abound. At least it made the Oscars interesting again!

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