Celebrities Went Out of Their Way to Avoid Ryan Seacrest on the Red Carpet, and Twitter Totally Noticed


Earlier Sunday, The Hollywood Reporter published a story about a 30-second tape delay the E! Network planned to utilize during its Oscar pre-show. THR reported that the delay was implemented to filter out awkward moments involving its host, Ryan Seacrest — who has been accused of sexual misconduct by his ex-stylist, Suzie Hardy.

On Sunday, very few celebrities made their usually traditional stops on the Red Carpet to speak with Seacrest. And Twitter absolutely noticed. Here’s a sampling of the social media reaction:

One actress, however, Taraji P. Henson, did indeed stop to talk to Seacrest. And the result was a super awkward moment. We’ll be posting about that shortly.

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