23 Super Embarrassing Celeb Moments That Prove We're All Cringe At The End Of The Day

1.When Hilaria Baldwin forgot the English word for "cucumber," even though English is her first language and she is not, as she led many to believe, from Spain:

Hilaria Baldwin cooking

2.When John Travolta tried to introduce Idina Menzel at the 2014 Oscars and failed horribly:

John Travolta mispronounces a name during an award show presentation

3.When Flavor Flav confused Miley Cyrus for Gwen Stefani at the iHeartRadio Music Awards:

Flavor Flav and Miley Cyrus converse humorously at an event, with Flavor Flav promising Cyrus a clock

4.When Lady Gaga blew Stevie Wonder a kiss after his Grammys tribute, even though he's blind and obviously wouldn't be able to see it:

Lady Gaga blowing Stevie Wonder a kiss

5.When Noah Centineo made this head-scratching statement at the People's Choice Awards, which quickly became a meme:

Closeup of Noah Centineo

6.When Kylie Jenner said this about 2016, which also quickly became a meme:

Kylie Jenner in an interview, wearing a grey sweater, with captions of her quotes about personal realizations
Kylie Jenner / YouTube / Via youtube.com

7.When Katy Perry did this weird prank for Vanity Fair where she appeared as part of an art installation and people sort of vaguely recognized her but didn't get very excited:

Three-panel image of a celebrity virtual reality experience, with guests and a person resembling Katy Perry
Vanity Fair / Via youtube.com

8.When Prince invited Kim Kardashian onstage at a concert to dance with him and she just sort of awkwardly clapped, so he kicked her offstage:

Kim Kardashian at an event in a sheer, glittery gown with white fur sleeves, photographers in the background
Kim Kardashian at an event in a sheer, glittery gown with white fur sleeves, photographers in the background
Performing artist in a teal and orange outfit with a purple guitar on stage
Performing artist in a teal and orange outfit with a purple guitar on stage

Dimitrios Kambouris / Getty Images for The Met Museum/Vogue,, Theo Wargo / WireImage via Getty Images

9.Just the whole Kendall Jenner Pepsi commercial debacle:

Kendall Jenner gives a Pepsi can to a police officer in a crowd during an ad, symbolizing unity

10.And when Kendall Jenner told Vogue that Tupac was her "spirit animal":

Kendall Jenner saying Tupac is her spirit animal
Vogue / Via youtube.com

11.When Rob Kardashian tweeted how excited he was to go to law school at USC, and USC's Gould School of Law quickly responded to say he hadn't even applied:

Rob Kardashian's tweet about starting law school, feeling excited, and hashtags related to the University of Southern California
Rob Kardashian / Twitter

12.And when Tyra Banks suggested she was a Harvard graduate on ANTM and Twitter even though she'd actually just attended a nine-week program:

13.When Reese Witherspoon's then-husband was arrested for a DUI and Reese harassed the cop, demanding, "Do you know my name, sir? ... You're about to find out who I am!" while she was being arrested:

Reese Witherspoon smiles on the red carpet in a black lace dress with one hand on her hip

14.When Cole Sprouse became Tumblr famous then claimed it was all done as part of a "social experiment":

Cole Sprouse's post explaining that he's learned a lot from studying people on Tumblr and will be a changed man
coletureconcept / Tumblr / Via jordangavaris.tumblr.com

15.When Ariana DeBose performed at the BAFTAs and people were a bit...underwhelmed:

Celebs reacting to Ariana DeBose's performance

16.When Tom Hiddleston was caught wearing an "I Love T.S." T-shirt just weeks into dating Taylor Swift:

Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston at the beach

17.When Aubrey Plaza tried to steal Will Ferrell's award onstage at the MTV Movie Awards:

Aubrey Plaza and Will Ferrell act humorously on stage, with Plaza initially attempting to take an award and eventually sitting down as part of a rehearsed skit

18.When Fergie crashed the stage during a Trevor Project Tom Ford tribute:

Fergie and Armie Hammer onstage

19.And when she sang the National Anthem at the NBA All-Star Game and people were...less than impressed with her rendition:

Basketball players trying to hold their laughter as Fergie sings the National Anthem

You kind of have to hear this for yourself, which you can do here.


20.Speaking of the National Anthem...when Roseanne, for some odd reason, sang it extremely poorly, and sort of mockingly, at a Padres game:

Roseanne Barr is seen performing with a raised finger to her lips, wearing a casual shirt. Below, spectators, including George H.W. Bush, react

You can hear it for yourself here.


21.When Madonna kissed Drake at Coachella and this was his reaction:

Madonna kissing Drake onstage
CBS / Via youtube.com

22.When Millie Bobby Brown posted a demo of her using her skincare line, but fans noticed she didn't appear to be using any of the products:

Millie Bobby Brown's face demo video

23.And finally, when Jeremy Renner decided to create his own app, which was something really only the Kardashians were doing around that time...only for it to be brought down by trolls because it was super easy to impersonate people on it:

App profile showing Jeremy Renner, ranked #188 in Entertainment with 3.6 stars from 182 ratings, offers in-app purchases
App Store

What's the most cringeworthy celeb moment you can remember? Let us know in the comments!