PwC, one of the most respected accountancy firms in the world, has been responsible for counting votes at the Academy Awards for 80 years.
On Sunday Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway announced the wrong best picture winner at the 2017 Oscars, after PwC handed them the wrong envelope.
The pair announced that La La Land has won when Moonlight was the actual winner.
PwC has apologised for unprecedented mistake.
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