Oscars' audience bemused by Nicole Kidman's clapping technique

Despite the spectacular Oscars gaffe, there was also another issue capturing viewers’ attention – Nicole Kidman’s unusual clapping.

The Lion star sparked much comment on Twitter when the way she applauded was captured on-screen.

Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban (Richard Shotwell/AP/Press Association Images)

Nicole was unfavourably compared to a seal and a sea lion.

The Oscar-winning actress attended with her singer husband, Keith Urban, and was clearly having a good time.

Judging by the video posted by Keith, we can safely say there’s nothing unusual about the way she waves or blows kisses.


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