Pedro Pascal had a giant day yesterday (March 12). Apart from the Season 1 finale of The Last Of Us debuting final night time, the actor was additionally a presenter on the Academy Awards, the place his sister Javiera Balmaceda (Amazon’s head of Originals, Mexico, Colombia, Argentina, and Chile for Prime Video) was readily available to characterize the Oscar-nominated Argentina, 1985. There have been a ton of stars readily available for each the precise Oscars ceremony and for the Vainness Truthful afterparty, and on the latter, Pascal was momentarily immobilized when he thought he noticed Rihanna.
In the direction of the beginning of a red-carpet interview with Hen Store Date host Amelia Dimoldenberg, as the 2 exchanged opening pleasantries, Dimoldenberg requested Pascal how he’s doing. As she requested the query, although, Pascal’s demeanor grew to become extra severe and distant as he appeared off behind Dimoldenberg. After pausing for a couple of seconds, he requested, “Is that Rihanna?”
(It was not Rihanna he noticed from behind, however moderately, Saweetie.)
Dimoldenberg quipped that if it was Rihanna, Pascal ought to abandon the interview and go introduce himself. Pascal responded, “I’ll actually shove you out of the best way.” Dimoldenberg stated she’d do the identical factor in his sneakers and he replied, “Should you didn’t do it, I wouldn’t perceive.”
Pascal very clearly had Rihanna on the mind all night time: In an earlier red-carpet interview on the precise Oscars with Ashley Graham, Pascal spoke about what he was trying ahead to that night time. He stated he was completely satisfied to help his sister and to only watch the present earlier than asking, “Is Rihanna performing?”
Rihanna, by the best way, did perform.