When the Academy Awards roll around, viewers expect to see the biggest stars awarded for their best work. What we don't expect is to watch a star born during the ceremony.
During one of host Jimmy Kimmel's bits, where Hollywood tourists were brought onto the stage, 'Gary From Chicago' captured the hearts of millions.
See the best tweets honoring Chicago's newest Black icon.
Gary from Chicago takes pictures like every black person born before 1969. pic.twitter.com/dyBfbrGL68— Alternative FattyKoo (@c_drew_) February 27, 2017
I know for a fact #GaryFromChicago's marriage is gonna work. That man proudly held his fiancee's purse on his arm on tv and DID. NOT. BLINK.— Adrian Dukes (@adriandukes) February 27, 2017
Gary from Chicago! We've got you covered if you want to come to a game! #Oscars— Chicago Bulls (@chicagobulls) February 27, 2017
bet you 6 million dollars gary from chicago is about to be on ellen— Parker (@ParkerKitHill) February 27, 2017
Gary from Chicago is going to the after-party, one way or the other.— Myron Medcalf (@MedcalfByESPN) February 27, 2017
Watch now Academy Award-winning actress Viola Davis talk about how her role in Fences taught her about love and marriage with BET Celebs, above.