People – If anyone knows how Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway are feeling this morning, it’s Steve Harvey. After the actors mistakenly called La La Land as the winner of the 2017 Academy Award for Best Picture Sunday night, it was quickly realized that Beatty had somehow been handed the wrong envelope and Moonlight was the true victor.
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