The moment Anna Kendrick tries to pronounce Caitriona Balfe's name at Golden Globe nomination ceremony

It’s that time of year again, when A list celebrities try to pronounce Irish names as part of a nomination ceremony.

And this year’s contender is nearly as good as last year’s Sur-sha Ronan debacle.

Here's Anna Kendrick trying to pronounce Caitriona Balfe’s name as part of the Best Actress in a Television series nominations.

Kay-three-on-a

Ball-fee

Don’t believe us? See for yourself.

Our hearts go out to any aspiring actress named Dearbhla.

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