Even though Emma Stone is a total twinkle-toes in Golden Globes smash La La Land, we now have video proof that perfect poise doesn’t always translate in real life. Not at all.
In a brief moment of life-affirming normalcy, Stone was captured trying to congratulate the flick’s mastermind Damien Chazelle, who’d just been given the nod for Best Director.
The resulting air-kiss probs wasn’t subject to the same choreographical scrutiny Chazelle oversaw:
— Jarett Wieselman (@JarettSays) January 9, 2017
Some amateurish lip-reading on our behalf reveals Stone said “that was weird, I’m sorry” immediately after puckering up to the void. Oh, and the woman who did successfully deliver a peck to Chazelle? His partner, Olivia Hamilton.
Social media reactions have been… well, expected:
Emma Stone having an awkward moment makes her normal. Except for that whole movie star thing. I’m basically her! #GoldenGlobes
— Hannah Shapiro (@HannahLilNessen) January 9, 2017
That Emma Stone awkward hug GIF was so viscerally relatable that I tasted a little bile.
— JAKE CLELAND (@sawngswjakec) January 9, 2017
Emma Stone’s completely botched air kiss there will live forever in gif history.
— Kyle Hayes (@MrKyleHayes) January 9, 2017
Whoever Dat Is That Curved Emma Stone Kiss At The Awards Sleep Like A Mf?? She Can Come Kiss Me Shidddddd
— YOUNG TRAUMA? (@TraumaBeatz_) January 9, 2017
Doesn’t matter, won Best Actress – Comedy.
Source: Jarett Wieselman / Twitter.