A ragtag bunch of star-struck tourists were invited into the Oscars ceremony this year, presumably for the purposes of entertainment.
Referred to as a ‘bus tour’, these characters — including a couple who got ‘married’ by Denzel Washington there and then — seemed to have been hand-picked to enter the theatre and take selfies with a few superstars.
They included Ryan Gosling, who kissed one of the women on the cheek, as well as newly-minted Oscar winner Mahershala Ali.
Host Jimmy Kimmel told them not to speak to Matt Damon, and also persuaded Jennifer Aniston to give her sunglasses to them as a gift.
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Everyone watching was a bit confused about why this happened, really.
But many found it thoroughly entertaining.
Other entertainment that’s been provided so far tonight (we’re halfway through) includes a performance by Sting, and an energetic Justin Timberlake opening.
Makes you wonder just how hard-up Hollywood is for a decent bit of singing and dancing. We’ll take acrobatics too. Juggling ain’t bad.
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