The awkward second occurred on the very finish of the present, when the 51-year-old Aussie actress introduced the forged of Bohemian Rhapsody with the gong for Finest Drama Movement Image.
Rami, who starred as Freddie Mercury within the movie, walked up on stage with the remainder of the forged when he went to provide Nicole a hug simply as she turned her again on him.
The 37-year-old actor relived the second throughout an interview on Jimmy Kimmel Dwell, and he defined that his relationship with Nicole is much extra pleasant in actual life than it appeared within the clip.
“I had not seen that,” an embarrassed Malek mentioned after seeing the clip.
“I’ve identified her for a few years, regardless of as it might appear from that video,” he admitted with fun. “So, I assumed I may simply go up and say, ‘Hello,’ however in a second like that …”
He then added: “I’ve a sense that is haunting me on the web proper now.”
“Yeah, that is going to be round for a short while,” Jimmy replied.
Nevertheless it wasn’t all dangerous as Rami revealed he obtained some love and assist from Nicole’s husband, Keith City.
“That’s alright, I obtained love from Keith that night time, her husband,” Malek laughed. “He’s an enormous Queen fan.”
The awkward second first went viral when a Twitter consumer posted the video on-line alongside the caption: “Rami Malek attempting to speak to Nicole Kidman is like me attempting to speak to my crush.”
Rami appeared to get well shortly from the awkward second and was later pictured beaming as he stood on stage alongside Nicole.
He was additionally nonetheless very possible on a excessive after his win for Finest Actor for his function within the movie.
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