Ellen DeGeneres Tweets From Oscars: Crashes Twitter
Published By: Tara ClemMarch 3, 2014
There was an Oscar first from host Ellen DeGeneres, during the live broadcast of the 2014 Oscar Awards. Like never done before, Ellen DeGeneres tweets from Oscars, giving the fans online a live look at what is happening backstage, and on stage. In her latest tweet, she vowed to break history with the most number of retweets of a picture. She got in the audience and took a group picture with Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts, Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie, Bradley Cooper, Kevin Space, Channing Tatum and Jennifer Lawrence. Ellen tweeted the pic, and has literally frozen up the Twitter system. Mission accomplished Ellen! The picture that Ellen DeGeneres tweets from Oscars already has nearly 200k retweets.
So as Ellen DeGeneres tweets from Oscars, she’s been getting candid photos of backstage antics with various celebrities, Oscar presenters and Oscar Award winners. Ellen’s pictures include Dallas Buyers Club Oscar winner Jared Leto. Ellen also didn’t stop there, she managed to get a picture with Oscar presenter, Channing Tatum too.
In another Oscar historic moment, Ellen DeGeneres decided to take a pizza delivery boy into the crowd, and deliver slices of pizza to the celebrities. She was doling out slices of pie to the likes of Julia Roberts, Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie, and Meryl Streep. Also, Ellen made a point of taking the very pregnant actress, Scandal star Kerry Washington, a piece of pizza saying “she needs it she’s pregnant.”
Dallas Buyers Club Oscar winner, Jared Leto, also grabbed a slice of pizza for his date, his mom Constance.
Ellen seems to be having a fun time hosting the Oscars, making it very casual, with periods of silence as she’s been mingling mostly in the crowd, instead of hosting on stage. As Ellen DeGeneres tweets from Oscars, she’s giving us all a literal bird’s eye view of the crowd, and backstage hustle.