iOS app Android app More

Taylor Swift's Shocked Faces: She's Not The Only One (PHOTOS)

Posted: 05/04/2012 3:53 pm Updated: 05/04/2012 3:53 pm

When it comes to the public's distaste for Taylor Swift's patented "shocked" award-show visage, we'll respond with Swift's own words: "Why you gotta be so mean?"

Swift's signature expression has sparked commentary both in the Twittersphere and among her peers. At the 2012 Academy of Country Music Awards, even Blake Shelton threw a jab at Swift, mocking her coined "I can't believe I won!" face.

However, wide eyes and a hand to open mouth seems to be a pretty typical award-winner pose, in our book. Sure, Ms. Swift might as well be seated onstage during any ceremony in which she is nominated, but we don't blame her for at least trying to act surprised.

And Swift isn't the first celebrity to experience moments of shock and awe on camera. Stars like Jane Lynch, Milla Jovovich, Katy Perry and Helena Bonham Carter have all gotten carried away by the excitement of an award won, a red carpet walked or even a really juicy book read (we're looking at you, Russell Brand).

So, give Taylor a break! Check out these shocked celebs below.

Loading Slideshow...
  • Taylor Swift

    (Getty)

  • Jane Lynch

    (Getty)

  • Russell Brand

    (Getty)

  • Helena Bonham Carter

    (Getty)

  • Diane Lane

    (Getty)

  • Marilyn Manson

    (Getty)

  • Katy Perry

    (Getty)

  • Mila Jovovich

  • F1 Rocks in Sao Paulo - Jessie J and Macy Gray Visit To Formula One Paddock

    SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - NOVEMBER 25: Jessie J visits the paddock as part of the F1 Rocks event during practice for the Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix at the Autodromo Jose Carlos Pace on November 25, 2011 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Andrew Hone/Getty Images for F1 Rocks in Sao Paulo)

  • TAO New York 10th Anniversary Party

    NEW YORK - OCTOBER 16: TV Personality Kim Kardashian attends the 10th anniversary party at TAO on October 16, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images)

  • Bruce Willis Photocall In Berlin

    BERLIN - OCTOBER 18: Actor Bruce Willis attends a photocall to present the movie 'R.E.D.' at the Regent Hotel on October 18, 2010 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

  • The Town - Premiere:67th Venice Film Festival

    VENICE, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 08: Actor Ben Affleck attends the 'The Town' Premiere during the 67th Venice Film Festival at the Sala Grande Palazzo Del Cinema on September 8, 2010 in Venice, Italy. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)

  • Premiere Of 20th Century Fox's "Glee" Season 2 - Arrivals

    HOLLYWOOD - SEPTEMBER 07: Actress Lea Michele attends the premiere of 20th Century Fox's 'Glee' Season 2 held at Paramount Studios on September 7, 2010 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

  • Los Angeles Celebrity Sighting: Danny DeVito Serving Jury Duty

    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JULY 06: Actor Danny DeVito arrives at the Beverly Hills Courthouse to serve Jury Duty on July 6, 2010 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Check out a history of Taylor's "shocked" looks below:

Loading Slideshow...

Also on HuffPost:

FOLLOW CELEBRITY

Filed by Kiki Von Glinow  |