Oscars 2023: Watch Harrison Ford and Ke Huy Quan hug it out
We’re not crying. You’re crying.
The web can’t get sufficient of “Indiana Jones” co-stars Harrison Ford and Ke Huy Quan reuniting onstage Sunday on the ninety fifth Academy Awards.
An ecstatic Quan — who made his big-screen debut as a toddler in 1984’s “Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom” — excitedly hugged and kissed Ford on the cheek after the 80-year-old actor offered the award for finest image to his film “Everything Everywhere All at Once.”
Photographs and video footage of the nostalgic second have gone viral on social media alongside a sweet still of the pair embracing in a scene from “Indiana Jones” as their characters, Indy and Short Round.
Quan additionally stood, applauded and cheered for Ford as he took the stage to learn one of the best image nominees — and Twitter was consuming it up.
“Find someone who is as happy to see you as Ke Huy Quan is to see Harrison Ford,” tweeted @alynn422.
“oh my god, Ke Huy Quan immediately running up and hugging Harrison Ford,” @azalben tweeted along with a sobbing emoji.
“Low key crying over the full circle moment of Harrison Ford giving an Oscar to Ke Huy Quan,” tweeted @lexie_labollita.
Before profitable the highest prize and hugging Ford onstage, Quan acquired the award for supporting actor for his work in “Everything Everywhere All at Once.” Director Steven Spielberg — who was nominated this yr for “The Fabelmans” and solid Quan in the actor’s first film — was additionally there Sunday when Quan accepted his first Oscar.
“They say stories like this only happen in the movies,” Quan mentioned throughout his acceptance speech.
“I cannot believe it’s happening to me. This is the American dream. … Dreams are something you have to believe in. I almost gave up on mine. To all of you out there: Please keep your dreams alive.”
See extra photographs of Quan and Ford’s Oscars alternate beneath.