Leonardo DiCaprio Explains His Strange Reaction to Lady Gaga at Golden Globes

Lady Gaga
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Lady Gaga accepts the award for Best Actress - Limited Series or TV Movie for "American Horror Story: Hotel" during the 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 10, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California.

If you watched the Golden Globes Sunday night (Jan. 10), you likely saw Leonardo DiCaprio's instantly Gif-able super-sized surprised reaction to Lady Gaga brushing past him as she went up to accept her award.

Leo's reaction to nudging GaGa!!!! Hahahaha #GoldenGlobes

— Lauren Bradshaw (@flickchickdc) January 11, 2016

Trust Entertainment Tonight to get to the bottom of things: "Oh lord – that's trending, huh?" he told Entertainment Tonight while being shown a clip of the buzzy moment. 

Watch Lady Gaga Freak Out Leonardo DiCaprio at the Golden Globes

As expected, he explained no shade was intended: "I just didn't know what was passing me, that's all!"

Tell you what, Leo. Appear in her next music video (Can you imagine?) and we'll call it even.