US rapper Awkwafina didn’t let the splendour of the Oscars red carpet stop her from letting her hair down – as she was spotted swigging tequila from a cleverly disguised flask.
The star, real name Nora Lum, downed the hard liquor during a lengthy lull on the way into the historic Dolby Theatre in Hollywood.
US rapper Awkwafina takes a swig of tequila from a flash disguised as a bag
The star took a sup as celebs shuffled into the Dolby Theatre for the Oscars ceremony
Nora, 29, was spotted on camera holding her suspiciously metallic-looking clutch bag up to her mouth.
She then tipped it back as she tool a sip on the fiery drink inside.
The star of Crazy Rich Asians was chatting to US chat show legend Jimmy Kimmel’s famous bodyguard Guillermo.
She then passed the clutch on to him so he could take a swig.
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The boozy bag blended in perfectly with Nora’s shiny metallic suit – which was completed with an oversized pussycat bow on top.
She wore her long dark hair down in loose waves for what was her first Oscars appearance.
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Her co-stars from Crazy Rich Asians were also out in force.
Gemma Chan opted for a sweeping pink Valentino gown that featured an intricate neckline and pockets.
Meanwhile, Michelle Yeoh chose to wear a nude coloured chiffon finished off with metallic sequin detail.
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