Caught in action! While TV shows and movies have teams dedicated to making sure nothing goes wrong on the production side, things slip through the cracks from time to time. This is where fans come in.
Over the years viewers have drawn attention to the mishaps in the entertainment industry, including the iconic 2019 Starbucks Cup that rolled into a game of Thrones Scene.
“News from Winterfell. The latte that showed up in the episode was a mistake, “the game of Thrones Team tweeted this May. “#Daenerys[AKA[AKA[AKA[AKAEmilia Clarke]ordered a herbal tea. ”Starbucks joined in the fun too, tweeted,“ TBH, we’re surprised she didn’t order a dragon drink. ”
While Twitter users were quick to find bugs in their favorite shows and movie franchises, TikTok users were quicker. With tabs that spot fashion flaws and continuity issues, TikTok is the go-to place to uncover bugs that many have overlooked.
With streaming services at the fingertips of fans and the ability to consume everything from a laptop or phone, the inconsistencies are in shows, including gossip Girl and Friends, were hard to miss.
TikTok user @skyehanamaikai went viral in spring 2020 and garnered more than 1.2 million “likes” after pointing out a major style flaw in Season 6 gossip Girl, eight years after the episode first aired in 2012.
She betrayed that Blake Lively‘s character, Serena Van Der Woodsen, was accidentally filmed in black sweatpants under her peach colored dress in a scene from the episode “Portrait of a Lady Alexander”.
“I’ve been watching GG already six times and never noticed, “wrote one social media user in response to the revelation. Another asked,” Why didn’t I notice? “
Pointing out that the sweatpants were most likely due to how cold it is on a TV, a third user said, “Most actors put on layers between takes and sometimes leave them on when the shot is from the waist up . “
Movies including Avengers: EndgameYou’ve also fallen victim to post-production downtime once or twice.
Scroll down to see some of the funniest television and movie mistakes caught on social media.