14 Celebrities Who Perfectly Handled Being Booed By Audiences

Politicians expected to get booed at big events; consider the treatment Ted Cruz received at a New York Yankees playoff game. We are reminded that the capacity to tolerate public hostility is a requirement of fame by the treatment given to people like Sarah Palin and Donald Trump when they visit these events.

However, they aren’t the only ones that receive mistreatment from the public. celebrities and public figures have been the target of genuine criticism from spectators at various events. Depending on their experience and charisma, different celebrities will react differently. These celebrities booed by audiences and handled it well.

We all know that one of the most nerve-wracking experiences you may have is performing or presenting in front of a crowd. Most likely, you're concerned about making a mistake or what other people will think of you. The response of the crowd, as well as how you respond to it, can influence your profession when you depend on it to support yourself.

But as we stated earlier, celebrities already have experience handling the crowd. This makes it much easier for them to think of a comeback or a witty comment whenever they receive boos from the audience.

Today, we list 14 celebs who were booed by the audience, but they handled them with grace. These Celebrities Dealing With Booed Audiences might be found here

#1 There are times when ignoring the hecklers is the best course of action. Taylor Swift followed this advice when fans booed her for ignoring them as they waited outside the wedding of her longtime friend Abigail Anderson Berard.

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#2 When the Jumbotron displayed Emma Stone and her husband, Dave McCary, during the San Diego Padres game versus the New York Mets in Queens, they were booed by devoted New Yorkers as well. However, they grinned and raised their drinks in a "cheers" to the camera.

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#3 Kim Kardashian kissed the camera while attending a Los Angeles Rams game, but the crowd booed her. She waved and smiled unfazed until it panned away.

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#4 Similarly, when Kendall and Kylie Jenner's faces appeared on the Jumbotron at a Rams game a few years ago, the audience booed them. Kendall gave the camera some kisses while ignoring the situation.

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#5 An audience member booed Mila Kunis for not being a New Yorker when she appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live, but she replied by making fun of them back: "Why is your crowd acting strangely? You are very New York. New York-esque."

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When she claimed that after coming to the US as a child from Ukraine, she first tasted pizza in LA rather than New York City, the audience booed her once again.

She said, "LA has perfectly fine pizzas, guys!" to additional booing, which persisted when she admitted she didn't truly enjoy pizza. She had, however, charmed the audience with her humorous responses by the end of the interview.

#6 Other times, choosing not to participate is the wisest course of action. Cher Lloyd, the singer of "Want U Back" was attacked with a bottle of pee during the first two songs of her performance at the V Festival. "It's hard enough being up here, but it's not nice having bottles of piss chucked at you," she said as she exited the platform before immediately entering again. She cut her presentation short as more bottles came flying at her.

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In response to the circumstance, she stated on Twitter, "Thank you so much for your kind words; it's too bad a few individuals had to spoil it. The next day will come."

#7 The audience screamed and moaned as the credits rolled during the Cannes Film Festival screening of the Kristen Stewart-starring film Personal Shopper. At the press conference, she dismissed it, stating, "Hey, everyone did not boo."

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#8 After the Cannes premiere of The Sea of Trees, Matthew McConaughey was also jeered. He stated, "I'd just simply say, anyone has as much right to boo as to ovate." at the ensuing news conference.

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#9 At the UEFA Champions League Final, Liverpool FC and Real Madrid supporters chanted their teams' anthems over Camila Cabello's performance. In since-deleted tweets, she criticized them, saying "Irritating, but whatever. I'M SO HAPPY YOU GUYS LOVED IT!"

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She added a tweet, "I can't believe people were singing their teams' anthems so loudly during our performance when it was being recorded. Like my team and I put in a lot of effort and time to bring the right energy and put on a good show."

#10 When Drake unexpectedly showed up at Tyler, the Creator's music festival, Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival, he was booed off the stage. Following that, he joked about it on Instagram, writing, "Plot twist...just signed a 10-year residency at Camp Flog Gnaw."

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He said, "Sorry kids see you EVERY SINGLE YEAR till you are 30."

#11 Ashlee Simpson performed in the Orange Bowl as her first show since the controversial Saturday Night Live lip-synching incident. She didn't allow the audience's negative response to hold her down, saying MTV, "Perhaps they were jeering at the halftime performance rather than me since the whole thing was awful. You can't be sure. But I can't please everyone."

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She went on, "Things were going great and I had a No. 1 record, and then all of a sudden, SNL happened, and bang! You have to deal with how nasty people can be, with their criticism and other things. But all of this has taught me a lot about who I am. I feel as though I will never be perfect because I am not perfect. I'm only 20 and a new artist, so I have room to develop. I also anticipate continuing to make good music without paying attention to what one person says."

#12 While winning the Milestone Award at the 2013 Billboard Music Awards, Justin Bieber received jeers from the audience. He informed the audience onstage, "I am a 19-year-old. I believe my performance is good. And basically, I want to say from the bottom of my heart that it ought to be about the music. This shouldn't be a gimmick; it should be about the craft that I'm producing."

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He went on, "Because I'm an artist, you should respect me. It's best to keep quiet about all this other nonsense."

#13 Similar to this, One Direction faced jeers as they accepted the 2013 MTV Video Music Award for Best Song of the Summer, which was chosen by the audience. They ignored the hostility and concentrated on their supporters. Added Harry Styles, "Wow, we want to thank each and every one of our supporters sincerely. We are aware that this was a popular vote award, therefore we sincerely appreciate everyone who participated. It means a great deal to us."

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What Harry stated, Louis Tomlinson added.

Says Liam Payne "Thank you so much for all that you have done for us over the past three years; we can't believe what you have done. The Moonman caps it all off, and our movie [This Is Us] comes out the following weekend. This one is for all of you. All of you are greatly appreciated."

According to reports, Lady Gaga reassured the band backstage that they "I just want to tell you that you deserve every bit of success that you have." and comforted them.

#14 Finally, when Kevin Hart did stand up at a crab festival, the audience's response was worse than booing. He cracked a joke, and the audience fell quiet. One lady remarked, "No, infant. No. Just give it up, baby," followed by the cries of "Let us eat our crabs!" from the crowd." Kevin attempted to defend himself at the moment, but he subsequently used the incident to create a funny narrative for Oprah's Master Class.

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He said, "They didn’t boo me. They protested me. I would have rather you boo me off the stage, but they act like I was stopping a good, you can’t eat and watch? Y’all can’t do them both at the same time?"

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