Jennifer tumbles on steps leading up to the stage
Jennifer Lawrence was left red-faced at the Oscars last night when she fell over while making her way on stage to collect the Best Actress award.
The 22-year-old star – who won for her role as widow Tiffany Maxwell in Silver Linings Playbook – was given a standing ovation by the crowd after she tripped up on the steps.
‘Thank you so much,’ said Jennifer.
is nuts. You guys are only standing up because I fell and you feel bad. That
Losing her balance on stage isn’t the first awkward moment that Jennifer has endured during this year’s awards season.
At the Screen Actor’s Guild Awards last month, her Dior dress appeared to split as she went to pick up her gong.
Dior later explained that the gown was actually designed in layers and that Jennifer had just revealed some skin when she hitched it up.
Jennifer admitted that she’d been worried before heading to the Oscars yesterday.
‘The process today was so stressful. It was kind of fun, but it was mostly chaotic, yeah,’ said Jennifer.
‘I just woke up and tried on a dress, and it fit, thank God, and then I took a shower… and then I got my hair and make-up done, and then I came to the Oscars.’
Watch Jennifer Lawrence trip up at the Oscars…
Full list of winners at the Oscars 2013:
BEST PICTURE: Argo
BEST ACTOR: Daniel Day-Lewis – Lincoln
BEST ACTRESS: Jennifer Lawrence – Silver Linings Playbook
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR: Christoph Waltz – Django Unchained
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS: Anne Hathaway – Les Miserables
BEST DIRECTOR: Ang Lee – Life of Pi
BEST ANIMATED FILM: Brave
BEST ANIMATED SHORT: Paperman
BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT: Inocente
BEST LIVE ACTION SHORT: Curfew – Shawn Christensen
BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY: Django Unchained – Quentin Tarantino
BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY: Argo – Chris Terrio
BEST SONG: Skyfall – Adele Adkins and Paul Epworth
BEST ORIGINAL SCORE: Life of Pi – Mychael Danna
BEST VISUAL EFFECTS: Life of Pi
BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE: Searching for Sugar Man
BEST SOUND MIXING: Les Miserables
BEST SOUND EDITING: Zero Dark Thirty and Skyfall
BEST FILM EDITING: Argo
BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM: Amour
BEST MAKE-UP: Lisa Westcott and Julie Dartnell – Les Misérables
BEST COSTUME DESIGN: Jacqueline Durran – Anna Karenina
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY: Claudio Miranda – Life of Pi
BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN: Lincoln
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