Breaking news! Terrence Howard and Cuba Gooding Jr. are the same person… at least according to the official Emmy awards Twitter account.
During the award show’s red carpet coverage, somebody mistook “Empire” star Terrence Howard for “The People v. O.J. Simpson” star Cuba Gooding Jr.
This is the first tweet published by the Television Academy:
They did eventually spot the mix-up, quickly correcting it (but forgetting to initially remove the prior tweet):
Maybe the person at the root of the tweet had an epic “Empire” v. “O.J. Simpson” crossover in mind?