Oscars Taraji P. Henson, Oprah Winfrey, John Legend and More Celebs React to Oscar Best Picture Snafu By Elisa Osegueda 11:17 PM PST, February 26, 2017 Now Playing hh:mm:ss In a shocking twist of events, Moonlight took home the Oscar for Best Picture after La La Land was mistakenly announced as the winner.And the reactions that soon followed are nothing less than epic. via GIPHY RELATED: 'Moonlight' Is Best Picture at Oscars After Faye Dunaway Mistakenly Calls 'La La Land' Winner Taraji P. Henson and Octavia Spencer we're in complete disbelief upon hearing the news. via GIPHYMeryl Streep was also baffled.meryl streep's face from that backstage #oscars feed when she realized what was happening with moonlight is hilarious pic.twitter.com/vivnECpMHj— karen (⊙ヮ⊙) (@magicrobins) February 27, 2017In fact, everyone thought it was a joke until La La Land's producer, Jordan Horowitz, took the mic to set the record straight. via GIPHYHere's a close-up of the correct card. via GIPHYMeanwhile, Moonlight's director, Barry Jenkins, made his way to the stage in complete shock. via GIPHYNicole Kidman, Keith Urban and other audience members stood on their feet to cheer on the cast of Moonlight. via GIPHYvia GIPHYJanelle Monae, who plays Teresa in the film, also made her way to the stage and threw her arms up in pure excitement. via GIPHYAfter catching his breath, Jenkins finally took the stage to say, "To hell with dreams, this is true." via GIPHY EXCLUSIVE: 'La La Land' Producer Jordan Horowitz Reacts to 'Shocking' Best Picture FlubJimmy Kimmel, who joked about never returning to host the Oscars, made light of the situation by posting to Twitter, "Personally I blame @IamSteveHarvey for this.”“Personally I blame @IamSteveHarvey for this.” - Jimmy #Kimmel#Oscars— Jimmy Kimmel Live (@JimmyKimmelLive) February 27, 2017To which the Miss Universe organization responded with the following message, "Have your people call our people - we know what to do. #Oscars #MissUniverse." Have your people call our people - we know what to do. #Oscars#MissUniverse— Miss Universe (@MissUniverse) February 27, 2017Here's what other celebrities had to say about the night's big snafu:Hooray for "Moonlight"! And what a jaw-dropping mistaken call! In 60 years of watching Oscars never saw anything like it #Oscars— Jane Seymour Fonda (@Janefonda) February 27, 2017Congratulations to the Moonlight team. It truly is a beautiful film. Well done— John Legend (@johnlegend) February 27, 2017Whaaaaaaa??!congratulations Moonlight! My favorite #Oscars in memory!!— Oprah Winfrey (@Oprah) February 27, 2017Amazing ending. Wish that had happened on Election Day.— Billy Crystal (@BillyCrystal) February 27, 2017Moonlight ... in tears 🙏🏽❤🙏🏽 #historyhttps://t.co/jOZsdoqOmh— lee daniels (@leedanielsent) February 27, 2017Don't y'all go blaming the old people for that one. They gave Warren Beatty the wrong envelope. It was probably Putin. #Moonlight#Oscars— Wanda Sykes (@iamwandasykes) February 27, 2017Wait a second. I'm traveling. How many movies just won best picture?— Josh Gad (@joshgad) February 27, 2017I'm mean ... I just ... that's the craziest thing I've ever been witness to. Huge congrats to Moonlight, which is fantastic. Wow.— Paul Feig (@paulfeig) February 27, 2017Why didn't the producers of the show rush to the stage when the wrong winner had been announced?! I feel bad for #lalaland producers AWKWARD pic.twitter.com/bs2S7rj325— Jessica Chastain (@jes_chastain) February 27, 2017Related Gallery2017 Oscars: See Who Won!