When Terrence Howard took the stage during the 2015 Oscars, he had one job and one job only. That is, to present three of the nominees for Best Picture: Whiplash, The Imitation Game, and Selma. His stint on stage was pretty much a train wreck that included flubbed lines and awkward displays of emotion. We wondered what was up with Mr. Howard — until now.
On late night TV, the gloriously be-scarfed actor sat down with Jimmy Fallon to discuss his embarrassing Oscar moment. It turns out, the real reason he completely bombed his presentation has everything to do with hubris and being in the company of so many A-list celebrities.
Don't worry, T-How. It doesn't matter how bad you did at the Oscars — you'll always have the breakout hit known as Empire.