Natalie was presenting the award for the Best Director category and before reading out the nominations, she quips, "And here are the all-male nominees".
Most of the female celebrities who attended the event at the Beverly Hilton wore black to show support for Time's Up, an initiative that seeks to promote equality, wage parity and inclusion and also has established a legal defense fund for victims of sexual assault.
"Here are all the male nominees", she said as Ron Howard began to list the nominees.
UK MPs call for 'latte levy' on disposable coffee cups
If introduced, the charge dubbed the " latte levy " would be for disposable cups which are not recyclable. The committee said that if the recycling target is not met then disposable coffee cups should be banned .
The statement won rave reviews on social media.
Luckily, Natalie Portman had it covered.
Even Mindy Kaling was super impressed.
Iranian leader Khamenei blames 'enemies' for protests
The protests started on December 28 in Mashhad and unexpectedly spread to dozens of cities across the country. Now, they've morphed into demands for wholesale change in Iran's theocratic government.
Another female wrote: "Me and my friends just bawled our eyes out at Oprah's speech".
Another tweeted: 'I couldn't believe someone had to immediately follow Oprah and then Natalie Portman comes through with that'. She took home the award for Yentl in 1984.
Ferrera, who won a Golden Globe for her role in Ugly Betty in 2007, dazzled on the red carpet in a floor-length sparkly black gown and long black blazer. "It's our job-right now, the time is now-for us to do the work that will make women and all people more safe and more equal in their workplaces and in their lives". "There are so many films out there that are so good directed by women". Stories of misogyny in Hollywood were so disturbing that the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission launched an investigation into sexism against female directors in 2016 - over a year before the Weinstein revelations and the #MeToo movement.
State Department: We're Suspending Security Assistance to Pakistan
Pakistan's embassy in Washington and mission at the United Nations did not immediately respond to a request for comment Thursday. The US has been irked with the country since October when Pakistan had freed a Canadian-American family captured by militants.
When James Franco called up Tommy Wiseau to the stage during his acceptance speech for Best Actor in a Musical or Comedy for The Disaster Artist, The Room director was not afraid to try and steal the spotlight!