Watch The Awkward Moment When Wrong Miss Universe Is Crowned Live On TV

Miss Universe 2015 Winner Miss Philippines Pia Alonzo (Steve Harvey Epic FAIL)


Miss Colombia was announced as the new Miss Universe but then host Steve Harvey announced he'd made a mistake and the crown was handed over to Miss Philippines. Watch the video here...

What's the biggest blooper you've made at work? Perhaps you accidently hit 'reply all' on an email slagging off your boss or maybe you prematurely gave away who was leaving the latest round of the X Factor, before you've even been handed the envelope with the results (oh hi, Olly Murs).

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Well, whatever mistake you made, nothing will ever be as cringe-worthy as the moment the host of this year's Miss Universe pageant announced Miss Columbia as the winner - only to realise he'd got it wrong.

Miss Colombia, Ariadna Gutiérrez Arevalo, was wearing the crown and smiling tearfully on stage with a bouquet of flowers in Las Vegas when the host, Steve Harvey, realised his error.

Then came the toe-curling moment when the co-host had to actually de-crown 21-year-old Miss Columbia (luckily, not in a Game of Thrones fashion) and put the crown on the head of the rightful winner, Miss Philippines, Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach.

If you can bear to watch, here's the whole sorry-moment in full...

We're off to watch Miss Congeniality now...

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