will kate bafta dinner 1 Prince William and Kate Middleton at BAFTA gala: Pictures of their most awkward celebrity interactions

Everybody wants a piece. So it should be no surprise that when the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge attended the BAFTA “Brits to Watch” dinner in Los Angeles on Saturday night (July 9), some of Hollywood’s biggest celebrities turned out bask in their royal newlywed glow.

Catherine looked stunning as usual on the red carpet, wearing a lilac Alexander McQueen gown with a sparkling belt, and William was regal in his tuxedo. But on the inside, they stood through the A-list receiving line — Tom Hanks, Rita Wilson, Nicole Kidman, Jennifer Garner, Jennifer Lopez and others — where awkward introductions ensued.

Cameras caught a lot of hilarious-looking exchanges. Here are a few of our favorites:

will kate bafta dinner 2 Prince William and Kate Middleton at BAFTA gala: Pictures of their most awkward celebrity interactionsPrince William reveals himself as the best storyteller ever.

will kate bafta dinner 3 Prince William and Kate Middleton at BAFTA gala: Pictures of their most awkward celebrity interactionsJennifer Lopez’s excitement < Jennifer Lopez’s mother’s excitement

will kate bafta dinner 4 Prince William and Kate Middleton at BAFTA gala: Pictures of their most awkward celebrity interactionsNo royals — but Rita Wilson sure scared the hell out of Jennifer Garner.

will kate bafta dinner 5 Prince William and Kate Middleton at BAFTA gala: Pictures of their most awkward celebrity interactionsBarbra Streisand is really into this, but James Brolin’s eyes are somewhere else.

will kate bafta dinner 6 Prince William and Kate Middleton at BAFTA gala: Pictures of their most awkward celebrity interactionsRita Wilson: “Yeah, great… where did Jennifer Garner go?”