Oscars night is an understandably busy night but one Twitter account made a major boo boo earlier when they mixed up Whoopi Goldberg and Oprah Winfrey.

Oscar winner Whoopi had walked down the red carpet looking stunning in a black off-the-shoulder satin gown with her tats on show but American publication Total Beauty called the actress Oprah Winfrey, writing: ‘We had no idea @Oprah was #tatted, and we love it. #Oscars.’

We would love it as well, but sadly that’s not Oprah.

(Picture: Twitter/Total Beauty)

(Picture: Twitter/Total Beauty)

And 2016 being 2016, the internet quickly jumped on the error.

One user thought that it was a ‘meta stance’ on this year’s #OscarsSoWhite controversy:



Others found the humour – we’re not sure Leo would appreciate it though:


This user was not at all happy:


And this user was hoping for the best:


While this user is a cynical fella:


 
 
 
 
By Lena Sullivan 02/29/2016 06:33:00