The Golden Globes are the one televised award show where it feels like anything could happen, and where something usually goes wrong. Golden Globes fails are pretty much one of the only reasons that people watch the show. From drunken acceptance speeches, to total teleprompter screw up, the awkward Golden Globes moments on this list aren’t just award show fails, they’re award show gold. A lot of the funny Golden Globes clips on this list live in that amazing moment where a fail isn’t just a fail - it’s funny too. If you’re an obsessive award show viewer, you’re not going to want to miss this list featuring the all time most awkward Golden Globes FAILS.
Some of the Golden Globes flubs on this list are absolutely painful. It seems actors can memorize lines until the cows come home, but if they have to pronounce a name with more than two syllables their tongues jump out a window. However, some of the other funny Golden Globes moments on this list come to us courtesy of technical difficulties, and camera operators who got a little excited and captured stars before they were ready. It may be a Golden Globes gaffe to Hollywood, but to the viewers at home these fails are the best parts of the show.This massive list of awkward Golden Globes FAILS is going to make you cringe until you laugh, so vote up the funniest Golden Globe moments below!
Who Knew Bono Wasn't a Hugger?
This video of Bono and P. Diddy's failed hug/kiss thing is more cringeworthy than any episode of The Office.
Dennis Quaid Can't Pronounce Saoirse Ronan’s Name
Dennis Quaid was basically the John Travolta of the 2016 Golden Globes nomination announcements.
Amy Poehler and Tina Fey's "So-Bad-It's-Good" Bill Cosby Joke
If anyone thought that Tina and Amy weren't going to pull any punches on their final Golden Globe hosting gig they weren't just wrong, they were SUPER wrong.
Paul Rudd and Salma Hayek Just Hanging Out
On award shows, teleprompter fails happen to everybody, but they should happen to Paul Rudd more often.