Susan Sarandon Isn’t the Only Celeb Who’s Attended an Awards Show High

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Susan Sarandon shared a cheeky bit of info while visiting Andy Cohen's "Watch What Happens Live!" Wednesday.

While playing a Q&A game, the host asked the veteran actress, "Name one major Hollywood event that you showed up to stoned."


"Only one?" Sarandon replied while laughing. "I would say, almost all except the Oscars."

While the "Dead Man Walking" star's confession has been making waves online, we thought we'd take a pause to highlight some other celebrities who've been under the influence while attending some of the industry's biggest events.

[Related: Celebs Who Are Pro Pot]

Sarandon may have felt the Academy Awards were too high-brow and off limits for any recreational drug use, but Whoopi Goldberg copped to indulging in some nerve-calming marijuana before her 1991 Oscar win for "Ghost."

"Smoking cigarettes and pot every now and then are my habits," "The View" co-host said in 1992. "And so I thought, 'I've got to relax.' So I smoked this wonderful joint that was the last of my homegrown. And honey, when [Denzel Washington] said my name and I popped up, I thought, 'Oh, f--k.'"

More recently — and flagrantly — Miley Cyrus added some fire to her MTV EMAs (held in Amsterdam, where marijuana is legal) acceptance speech this year, when she lit up a joint onstage.

"I was just walking out of my room and then I was like, 'Oh, I have [this joint] in my bag, that will be real funny," she said of the stunt on U.K.'s Capitol FM radio show in November. "I just did it mostly because I knew the fans in Amsterdam would love it and they started going crazy when I did it."

Probably the most frequent indulger of on-stage mind alterations is pot ambassador, Snoop Dogg. He's famously said he smokes weed everyday and has lit up on Coachella stages, at a pre-Grammys event in February, and allegedly shared a blunt with Ke$ha while introducing Macklemore and Ryan Lewis at the MTV Movie Awards in April.

What do you think of Hollywood getting high at awards shows?

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