Twitter calls out JLaw for being rude to reporter at Golden Globes

Yikes, claws out as Hollywood sweetheart scolds foreign reporter for being on his phone


Entertainment Desk January 12, 2016
Yikes, claws out as Hollywood sweetheart scolds foreign reporter for being on his phone

Hunger Games actor Jennifer Lawrence, known for her witty remarks and great sense of humour, sparked a debate on Twitter after many called her out over her conduct towards a reporter during a Q&A session at the Golden Globes last week.

After bagging the award for best comedy movie actress in Joy, Lawrence was addressing media personnel backstage and picked on a reported for being on his phone while asking her a question. "You can't live your whole life behind a phone, bro," she said. "You can't live like that, you gotta live in the now."

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Reporters in the room seemed to be amused by the actress' comment, as was the reporter himself. But when he continued the question and said "How do you see yourself for the Oscar night--" Jennifer interrupted him and said "We're at the Golden Globes, if you put your phone down, you'd know that."


Soon after this incident, many took to Twitter to shame JLaw for being rude to a foreign reporter:




https://twitter.com/ftmlmbrk/status/686417064391647232


https://twitter.com/mairanotmaria2/status/686691207934787584
https://twitter.com/Jimae_Faith/status/686419868359503872
https://twitter.com/emm8nuel/status/686667841580347393


Some found it amusing:



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Others, including reporters from the event, claimed that the short clip showed only one side of the story:





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