If you are on a stage the show always, and I mean always, must go on. Even when you show you don’t really know who are you talking to in front of millions of viewers, or if you make a mess of the job you’re probably paid a hefty sum to do correctly and ruin someone’s night in the process, and even when your own mother admits she’ll never watch a movie you star in.
1. Emma Watson mixing up Jimmy Fallon and Jimmy Kimmel on The Tonight Show
The English actress told Jimmy Fallon that she loved his “I Told My Kids I Ate Their Halloween Candy” videos and was embarrassed to find out they were Jimmy Kimmel’s!
2. Julianne Moore’s red carpet shoes
Everything for a set of designer high heels, huh?
Source: Twitter | @jaimeprimak
3. In-love J-Law finding out Seth Meyers was engaged
She working up the courage for a long, long time only to discover at the last moment it wasn’t such a good idea.
4. Justin Bieber forgetting the words to his own song “Despacito” singing gibberish
He truly brought a new interpretation to his song “What Do You Mean?”
Source: Instagram | @justinbieber
5. Ariana Grande almost getting run over by a Victoria’s Secret Angel on the runway
The incident gave birth to the meme face to end all meme faces.
6. Zac Efron dropping a condom at The Lorax premiere
Efron managed to keep it together and simply laugh off the incident, despite promoting the adaptation of one of the most beloved children’s book of all time.
Source: YouTube | Disney Vidder
7. Tom Hanks making the biggest mistake of his life
I’ll be honest, Tom read that situation perfectly. That’s EXACTLY the joke you should make. Come on, Tom Selleck! Have a sense of humor, especially in the bathroom!
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8. Christina Aguilera leaking
The NYC-born was belting out a tribute to Etta James when something dripping down her leg, later to be identified as spray tan liquid.
9. Jerry Seinfeld rejecting Kesha’s hug on the red carpet at an event
Source: YouTube | The View
10. La La Land’s short-lived moment of triumph at the Oscars
Source: YouTube | Whochit Entertainment
11. Beyoncé getting her hair caught in a fan during a concert
She remained thoroughly professional and simply kept on singing.
12. Katy Perry falling on top of a cake during her performance
And perhaps even more embarrassing, not being able to get up for quite a while.
13. Jennifer Lawrence tripping while walking up the stairs at the Oscars to receive her Academy Award
14. Janet Jackson’s nipslip during the Superbowl Halftime Show that changed television history
15. When John Travolta called Idina Menzel “Adele Dazeem”
Luckily Idina Menzel found the whole thing amusing and didn’t get offended.
16. Ashlee Simpson getting caught lip syncing on Saturday Night Live
17. Sofia Vergara’s dress breaking at the seams during the Emmys
Ellen later spoofed this moment by going as Sofia for her talk show’s Halloween episode!
18. Madonna falling off the stage backwards at the Brit Awards in 2015
Of course, she continued singing, and more importantly, her cape didn’t fall off.
19. Nicole Richie fake-breastfeeding her dogs
Was this because she was on The Simple Life at the time?!
20. When Kanye West walked into a street sign
As always, paparazzi were at hand to catch the embarrassing moment on video.
21. Jennifer Lawrence spilling a bunch of mints and trying to hide it from everyone
Of course, she could trick neither the cameras nor Liam Hemsworth.
22. Steve Harvey announcing the wrong winner of Miss Universe 2015
Miss Colombia went from triumph to being completely devastated when Steve had to correct himself and say Miss Philippines won instead!