On Tuesday night TrekMovie reported on Patrick Stewart presenting Zoe Saldana with the Best Actress honor at the UK Glamour Women of the Year Awards. We now have some back stage video from the event. Plus we also have a roundup of the fallout of Patrick Stewart's now infamous clash with the host of the show.
Zoe and Sir Patrick backstage
Here is a brief video from back stage at the UK Glamour Women of the Year Awards, which includes a clip of Sir Patrick Stewart and Zoe Saldana, where she shows her geek cred by talking about the next X-Men Movie, and she and he talk about her plans to get drunk to celebrate.
Patrick Stewart vs. James Corden Spat makes big news
The awkward moment between Patrick Stewart and Award show host James Corden has made big news, especially in the UK. YouTube videos of the event have racked up over a 1/4 million views in the last day, here it is again if you missed our update.
This confrontation has made big news in the UK celebrity and entertainment press, but also in the mainstream press as well. Just one week since Patrick Stewart was making news being pictured at Buckingham Palace being knighted for his lifetime in the theater, this fight is not being seen as a highlight of the actor's career. It seems that Stewart is the one coming out the loser of the exchange in the media. Here are just a few of the headlines from the mainstream press:
- BBC: Corden in spat with Sir Patrick
- ITN: James Corden and Patrick Stewart clash at awards
- Press Association: Corden and Stewart in shock spat
- UK Mirror: Patrick Stewart makes embarrassing fat jokes at expense of James Corden on stage at Glamour Awards
- Daily Mail: James Corden Comes out On Top after on-stage clash with Sir Patrick Stewart
- Daily Telegraph: Star Trek star Sir Patrick Stewart in bitchy podium row with James Corden
- The Sun: Picard picks on Corden