Brie Larson is the real MVP!
While presenting the Best Actor award to Casey Affleck at the Oscars Sunday, the actress very pointedly didn't clap for the actor as he took to the stage to accept his award.
And people definitely noticed!
This isn't good!
But by Tuesday morning, the Trainwreck star has come crashing back down to earth a bit, after people have started accusing her of joke theft regarding her closing bit from the special over the weekend.
Accusers on social media allege that the Inside Amy Schumer star lifted a bit about bizarre sex acts from Patrice O'Neal, a highly respected comic who died in 2011 after a stroke.
If you'd like to check out the NSFW material yourself, you can find it HERE!
For her part, Amy responded to the controversy on Monday afternoon, saying she'd never seen O'Neal's particular bit that has been called into question:
Fellow comedian Jim Norton then addressed the controversy in a Facebook post on Monday night, arguing that while the bits are similar, they are both inspired by the same starting point:
Amy responded to Jim's fantastic defense on Instagram, sharing this text exchange:
My best friends know meA photo posted by @amyschumer on Oct 19, 2015 at 4:31pm PDT
What do U guys think??
[Image via Adriana M. Barraza/WENN.]