Public Meltdowns and Profane Dames: 20 Off-the-Hook Emmy Moments

The unforgettable highs, lows and straight-up WTF occurrences that have happened on the TV awards show's broadcasts

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Reality TV Hosts Bomb (2008)

Trailblazers? Before James Franco and Anne Hathaway bombed at the Oscars, Tom Bergeron (Dancing With the Stars), Heidi Klum (Project Runway), Howie Mandel (Deal or No Deal), Jeff Probst (Survivor) and Ryan Seacrest (American Idol) collectively tanked at the Emmys. In theory, it seemed like a good idea to let the five nominees for the inaugural Best Reality Host category lead the festivities, but in practice, it was a total disaster (except for Probst, who walked away the winner). Bergeron even dropped Klum during a bit. Ouch.

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