That’s certainly not how Regina King imagined this year’s Oscar opener! In addition to stars such as Reese Witherspoon (45), Brad Pitt (57) and Joaquin Phoenix (46), the actress also awarded one of the coveted trophies at the award ceremony. In fact, the “If Beale Street Could Talk” actress was the very first celebrity on the Oscarstage – and opened the evening with a small mishap: Regina almost fell!
On the way to the stage, the 50-year-old in her long Louis Vuitton dress once walked across Union Station in Los Angeles – and could hardly have looked more elegant. Arriving at the stage, her performance then took a somewhat more uneleganous turn. She stumbled clearly visible, but fortunately was able to catch herself again quickly. Quite the professional, she reacted confidently to the small accident: “This is live TV”.
With her stumble reminded Regina strongly recalled one of the most memorable moments of the recent OscarHistory. In 2013, Jennifer Lawrence (30) stumbled upon her dress when she wanted to pick up her golden boy. other than Regina But she could not catch herself in time and fell on the stairs.
Yes, of course, I do that every year.
No, it’s much too late.
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