Oscars 2017: Best reactions on social media to Best Picture mix-up

Warren Beatty presents the Oscar for Best Motion Picture Of The Year to the cast and crew of Moonlight during the 89th annual Academy Awards ceremony at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, on Feb 26, 2017.
Warren Beatty presents the Oscar for Best Motion Picture Of The Year to the cast and crew of Moonlight during the 89th annual Academy Awards ceremony at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, on Feb 26, 2017.PHOTO: EPA/AMPAS

La La Land was mistakenly announced as the Best Picture winner at the Oscars on Monday (Feb 27) and of course hilarity ensued as the Internet reacted.

The real winner? Moonlight - a coming-of-age tale centred around a gay black youth in Miami.

Here are some of the best social media takes on that disastrous moment: