Lady Gaga Assisted Liza Minelli To Present Best Picture At The Oscars -
Lady Gaga - Photo By Ros O'Gorman

Lady Gaga - Photo By Ros O'Gorman

Lady Gaga Assisted Liza Minelli To Present Best Picture At The Oscars

by on March 28, 2022

in News,Noise Pro

Lady Gaga helped out her co-presenter Liza Minnelli when she fumbled her words as they presented the Best Picture Oscar on Sunday.

Minelli, who rarely makes public appearances, received a standing ovation when she arrived on stage in a wheelchair as a surprise presenter. Addressing the applause, Gaga told the Cabaret star, “Do you see that? The public, they love you.”

Liza began fumbling through her cue cards and said, “I don’t understand”, before Gaga turned one of the cards around and assured her, “I got it.”

Turning towards the audience and holding Minnelli’s hand, Gaga said, “Good evening. You know how I love working with legends and I’m honoured to present the final award of the evening with a true show business legend.”

She noted that Minnelli was “celebrating the 50th anniversary of Cabaret” and gave a nod to her co-presenter to signal that it was her turn to speak. Minnelli began to introduce the Best Picture nominees but tripped over her words so Gaga offered her assistance.

Just before the broadcast cut to the traditional nominee montage, Gaga bent down towards Minnelli and could be heard whispering to her, “I got you”, to which she replied, “I know.”

After the montage aired, Gaga, dressed in a sequined tuxedo, sang the first line from Cabaret’s opening song Wilkommen. Minnelli, still clutching Gaga’s hand, said, “Hi everybody, I’m so happy to be here, especially with you – I’m you’re biggest fan.”

“Are you excited to announce best picture?” Gaga asked, adding, “And the Oscar goes to…” before Minnelli cut in and announced that CODA had won the coveted award.

Be the first to see’s newest interviews and special features on YOUTUBE and updated regularly. See things first SUBSCRIBE here: Noise11 on YouTube SUBSCRIBE

Follow Noise11 on Social Media

Noise11 on Instagram

You’ll discover music news first following Noise11 on Twitter

Comment on the news of the day, join Noise11 on Facebook

Related Posts

Billie Eilish
Billie Eilish and Finneas Win Academy Award For Best Song

Billie Eilish and her songwriter, producer brother Finneas has won the Academy Award for Original Song for their theme to the James Bond movie ‘No Time To Die’.

March 28, 2022
Beyonce in concert in Melbourne by Ros O'Gorman
Beyonce and Billie Eilish Confirmed To Perform At The Oscars

Beyoncé, Billie Eilish and Reba McEntire have been confirmed to perform their nominated songs during the Oscars ceremony.

March 24, 2022
H.E.R. Wins Oscar For Original Song

H.E.R., Dernst Emile II and Tiara Thomas are Oscar winners. The Academy Award for Best Original Song in 2021 has gone to the movie ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ for the song ‘Fight For You’.

April 26, 2021
Jon Batiste at Noise11
Jon Batiste, Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross Win Academy Award for Soul

The music for the Disney hit ‘Soul’ has earned Jon Batiste, Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross an Academy Award.

April 26, 2021
Jonny Greenwood performs at ACO Underground in December 2012_02, Noise11, Photo
Radiohead’s Jonny Greenwood Nominated For An Academy Award

Radiohead lead guitarist and keyboard player Jonny Greenwood has been nominated for an Academy Award for his work on ‘Phantom Thread’.

January 24, 2018
La La Land
La La Land Wins Two Oscars For Music

La La Land music composer Justin Hurwitz has won two Academy Awards for his music from La La Land.

February 27, 2017
Sting photo by Ros O'Gorman
Sting and Justin Timberlake Nominated For Oscars

While it is doubtful that they can beat the juggernaut that is La La Land, both Sting and Justin Timberlake have been nominated in the Best Song category at the Academy Awards.

January 24, 2017