salma+hayekSalma Hayek knew something was wrong at the Oscars before the world did.

The Mexican actress was close to the action when Faye Dunaway incorrectly announced that “La La Land” had won the night’s top honor over “Moonlight” and other nominees.

Someone offstage quickly realized that the presenters had been handed the wrong envelope, resulting in a gracious hand-off to the “Moonlight” cast and crew, who acknowledged their Best Picture win in complete shock.

I actually heard the stage manager standing in front of me saying, ‘No, no, no, that is not the movie. And so I saw it before it happened,” Hayek told Entertainment Tonight. “I said, ‘What are they going to do now?’ And then I saw him get onstage. And then I said, ‘Oh my god, they are going to say it. I actually saw it before everyone else and it was kind of freaky but exciting, and I am just glad at least two movies got to get up onstage and be celebrated.”

Front row seat to the most epic fail of Academy Award history.

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