Elizabeth Banks was tripped by ‘Cocaine Bear’ on stage on the 2023 Academy Awards.
The actress-turned-director took to the stage to current her award for Greatest Visible Results on the Academy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles on Sunday evening (12.03.23) and was joined by an individual in an animal costume who represented the lead junkie in his new movie “Cocaine Bear” – however nearly fell to the ground throughout the skit.
After narrowly avoiding an embarrassing fall, she instructed the viewers, “‘You hit the bull’s eye … Oh, my God, he tripped me.”
He then went on to say, “I just lately directed the film ‘Cocaine Bear.’ With out visible results, that is what the bear would appear like.”
The bear continued to bother her throughout his speech prompting the actress to quip: “It is terrifying, cease it. No director desires to take care of it. What are you doing? Cease it, put your paw down, are you making an attempt to attain effectively now? You need to wait l ‘afterparty like everybody else.’
Elizabeth’s voice sounded hoarse as she tried to current the award and he or she apologized to the viewers, saying, “Visible results – excuse my voice – can improve any story and are an unbelievable instrument for filmmakers like me. With out visible results , ‘Cocaine Bear’ would have been an actor in a bear go well with, in all probability on cocaine.”
He then introduced ‘Avatar: The Manner of Water’ because the winner of the Academy Award for Greatest Visible Results with the blockbuster triumphing over ‘All Quiet on the Western Entrance’, ‘The Batman’, ‘Black Panther: Wakanda Endlessly’ and ‘ High Gun”. : Maverick’.