The film industry’s most-anticipated awards night happened yesterday at what used to be known as the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles (because Kodak filed for bancruptcy, the theatre is said to be called the Hollywood and Highland Theatre). A lot of surprises filled the ceremony, giving Hollywood elitists a run for their reputation.
The 84th Academy Awards wasn’t only a chance for winning celebrities to see their paychecks skyrocket or play dress-up. It was also a platform for humorous and tasteless celebrities to make a fool out of themselves—in style.
From Sacha Baron Cohen painting the red carpet ‘grey’ to Angelina Jolie’s heavy leg exposure, many thought this year’s affair saw a lot of things happen that you wouldn't normally see in the Academy Awards.
Instead of stating the obvious highlights such as the Cirque du Soleil performance depicting a decade of memorable films, or Billy Crystal’s opening monologue, below are some of the best moments you might have missed.