Top 10 Most Controversial Oscar Moments


Will Smith slapped Chris Rock Will Smith slapped Chris Rock in the face during the Oscars 2022, as he offended Jada Pinkett Smith with a joke. 

Marlon Brando refuses Oscar Marlon Brando refused to accept the 1973  Oscar  for Best Actor  and sent Sacheen Littlefeather instead to address the issue of Native Americans being treated unfairly.

#OscarSoWhite The campaign started in 2015, pointing out the Academy's lack of inclusion. Since then the issue has been bought into Academy's notice several times. 

Announcing the wrong Best Picture  In 2017, the wrong film was announced as the Best Picture, La La Land instead of Moonlight.

Naked man sprints across the stage This incident happened at the 46th Academy Awards, when a naked man sprinted across the stage while presenter David Niven was speaking.  

Angelina Jolie Kissing her Brother In 2000, Angelina Jolie won the Oscar for her role  in Girl, Interrupted. She was photographed lip locking with her brother on the red carpet.  

Adrien Brody Kissed Halle Berry Adrien Brody was presented with the Oscar by Halle Berry at the 2003 Oscars. At the moment, Brody kissed Halle on the mouth onstage. 

Roman Polanski winning the award Roman Polanski won the Oscars  after he had fled the country in order to escape from being sentenced for a crime. 

Sacha Baron Cohen  spills Kim Jong Il's ashes The actor was escorted out from the ceremony as he spilled the 'ashes from the urn on TV host Ryan Seacrest. 

Cher's unforgettable showgirl dress This was Cher's rebellious way of showing the Academy that she could dress as a serious actress. 

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