Celebrities can only be so prepared when it comes to wardrobe malfunctions-and there’s been a lot of them, some worse than others. Some photos taken are borderline NSFW.
1. Gwyneth Paltrow
2. Sarah Jessica Parker
2002 – Sarah Jessica Parker had a Marilyn Monroe moment while shooting Sex and the City in New York. (Luckily, she was wearing cute underwear.)
3. Anne Hathaway
2003 – Anne Hathaway’s nipples were clearly visible through the dress she wore to the premiere of School of Rock. (Though #FreetheNipple, right?)
4. Janet Jackson
2004 – Who could forget the moment when Justin Timberlake ripped Janet Jackson’s top, exposing her breast, during the Super Bowl XXXVIII halftime performance? The event was deemed “Nipplegate,” and everyone was confused as to whether or not this was a premeditated wardrobe malfunction for publicity.
5. Paris Hilton
2005 – Paris Hilton’s nipple was seen while she was partying at the Shelborne Hotel on New Year’s Eve.
6. Svetlana Metkina
2007 – Oops! Russian actress Svetlana Metkina’s breast popped out of her strapless dress while attending the American Foundation for Aids Research party.
7. Lindsay Lohan
2008 – The wind was not kind to Lindsay Lohan when she walked the red carpet at the MTV Movie Awards in L.A. A large gust came through, sending her purple dress flying up to reveal her slip and black underwear.
2008 – The Sugababes walked the runway during the Fashion For Relief show during London Fashion Week, and Sugababe Heidi lost a shoe.
9. Elizabeth Banks
2009 – Actress Elizabeth Banks’ zipper split down her back while attending the 62nd International Cannes Film Festival.
10. Emma Watson
2009 – Fans caught a glimpse of Emma Watson’s nude underwear while on the red carpet for Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince. Watson later told David Letterman, “At least I’m wearing underwear.”
11. Janelle Monet
2010 – Janelle Monet was performing at BET’s Rip the Runway and ironically, her pants ripped right down the back revealing the singers underwear.
12. Katherine Heigel
2010 – Katherine Heigel suffered a huge malfunction when the strap of her red dress snapped while she was on stage at ShoWest in New York.
13. Lady Gaga
2011 – Lady Gaga is known to wear outrageous outfits, so it was no surprise when she showed up to the CFDA Fashion Awards in this black corset with tulle train. But, the corset didn’t quite stay in place, revealing the singer’s boobs.
14. Nicki Minaj
2011 – Nicki Minaj had her first major wardrobe malfunction on live TV while performing on Good Morning America. The singer’s left boob popped out of her shirt. Minaj denied rumors that the nip slip was staged for attention.
15. Lydia Bright
Lydia Bright attended the The Duke of Essex Polo Trophy at Gaynes Park and was shocked when a gust of wind from the helicopter propellers sent her dress flying.
16. Micaela Schaefer
2012 – Micaela Schaefer attended the premiere of Men In Black 3 in Germany, wearing a dress made out of VHS tapes. The tape clearly wasn’t meant to be worn as a dress, as it revealed her black thong when the wind blew.
17. Sofia Vergara
2012 – Sofia Vergara’s dress ripped down the back 20 minutes before Modern Family won the Emmy for “Outstanding Comedy.” The actress wasn’t shy about the malfunction as she tweeted a photo of the mishap. Her emergency wardrobe team quickly fixed the tear, and she made it to the stage just in time.
18. Stefanie Scott
2013 – Actress Stefanie Scott was quite surprised when her dress blew upward while walking down the red (or purple in this case) carpet at Nickelodeon’s 26th Annual Kids’ Choice Awards.
19. Lupita Nyong
2014 – Lupita Nyong’o celebrated her “Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role” award for 12 Years a Slave, but her dress snagged on a plant.
20. Erin Holland
Erin Holland experienced a minor wardrobe malfunction when the zipper down her backside split at the Australian premiere of Jurassic World.
21. Britney Spears
2015 – Britney Spears has been deemed the queen of wardrobe malfunctions, so she knows just how to handle them. While performing in Las Vegas, the entire zipper of her tight jumpsuit broke and her dancers tried—for so long—to nonchalantly fix it while Spears continued to perform.
22. Dakota Johnson
2016 – Dakota Johnson suffered a wardrobe malfunction when she accepted her People’s Choice Award. Her Armani Prive top came undone when actress Leslie Mann hugged her. The Fifty Shades of Grey star joked, “Well, it’s not like nobody here hasn’t already seen my boobs.”
23. Margot Robbie
2016 – While attending the London premiere of The Legend of Tarzan, Margot Robbie’s Miu Miu gown came undone. Her co-star, Alexander Skarsgard, came to the rescue and caught it before this moment became to NSFW.
24. Xenia Tchoumitcheva
2016 – Xenia Tchoumitcheva attended the European Premiere of Suicide Squad in London and accidentally revealed she was wearing nothing under her dress when she spun around.
25. Chrissy Teigen
2016 – Chrissy Teigen accidentally flashed her “hooha” (as she later refers to it) at the 2016 AMAs. She took to Instagram to apologize in the most Chrissy Teigen way possible. In her caption said, “Apologies to anyone harmed mentally or physically by my hooha.”
26. John Stamos
John Stamos gave a whole new meaning to “Jessie and the Rippers” when he was performing with The Beach Boys in New York. While jamming out on guitar, the Fuller House star split his pants on stage, to which he laughed about later on Instagram. “…and then, somewhere towards the end of Fun, Fun, Fun – I felt a slight breeze in the buttocks area….#SplitPants #TheBeachBUNS#showmustgoon” he wrote in the caption.
2017 – Zendaya had a minor slip out of the floral top she wore the to Met Gala after-party.
28. Kendall Jenner
2017 – Kendall Jenner isn’t shy when it comes to wearing freeing the nipple, but this one may have been an accident.
29. Bella Hadid
2017 – Bella Hadid attended the Ismael’s Ghosts screening at the 70th annual Cannes Film Festival, and accidentally revealed a bit too much from her high slit-cut gown. This was the second year in a row she’s had a wardrobe malfunction at this event.
30. Courtney Act
2018 – Australian drag queen Courtney Act, best known from RuPaul’s Drag Race, surely put on a show for the CBS’ Big Brother UK audience. When walking across the stage to enter the Big Brother house, Act’s side-slit skirt fell completely down. Oops.