Oscars 2023: These oscar controversies and scandals will leave you in shock

WRITTEN BY Tarun Kohli2023-03-15,10:39:07 entertainment

Will Smith slaps Chris Rock

Chris Rock appeared to anger Jada Pinkett Smith by making a joke about her when he was presenting. Later, Will Smith enters the stage and strikes Rock in the face

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Marlon Brando Refused the Award

Marlon Brando received the Oscar for Best Actor in 1973 for his performance in The Godfather, but he chose not to accept it in protest at the way the industry had treated Native Americans



The #OscarsSoWhite movement started in 2015. Every actor nominated for an award that year was white, only two years after the inception of Black Lives Matter

The New York times

Oscar Streaker

When a nude man ran onto the stage during Oscar presenter David Niven's speech at the 46th Academy Awards, the audience erupted in amusement


Angelina Jolie in love with her brother

Angelina Jolie won an Oscar in 2000 for her performance in Girl, Interrupted. She said she was "in love" with her brother during her speech, and the two were afterwards captured kissing

US Weekly

Adrien Brody Kissed Halle Berry

Actor Adrien Brody received the honour from Halle Berry at the 2003 Academy Awards ceremony. He held Berry in his arms and gave her a passionate kiss after receiving it

Mercury news

Wrong winner announced

Opening the envelope, award presenters Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway displayed confusion before announcing La La Land as the Best Picture winner when Moonlight had actually won


Oscar Went Missing

Many people disapproved when Hattie McDaniel became the first African person to win an Oscar. Eventually, it was discovered that her award vanished and has yet to be recovered

Entertainment weekly

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