“Sheesha Ronan” got a surprise nomination for “Brooklyn,” and quickly became a Twitter trend
Dennis Quaid was the surprise hit of Thursday’s Golden Globe Award nominations, for all the wrong reasons.
The veteran actor totally butchered Irish actress Saoirse Ronan‘s name while reading her nomination for Best Actress in a Drama.
“Sheesha Ronan, ‘Brooklyn,'” the presenter said — and the Twitter world went wild.
“Is Sheesha Ronan the new Adele Dazeem?” was a
Another user had a great new film suggestion for the actor: “
For those who are still confused, the correct pronunciation of 21-year-old Ronan’s name is
Hopefully everyone will learn how to say it before the Golden Globes air on Sunday, Jan. 10, 2016, at 8 p.m. on NBC.
Quaid is now is a select club with Travolta and academy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs, who mispronounced cinematographer Dick Pope’s name as “Dick Poop,” during the Academy Award nominations earlier this year.
See video of Quaid’s blunder and the Twitter responses below.