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Justin Bieber (2012)
Host Will Smith got the Beebs real good with a surprise sliming at the end of the show.
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Taylor Lautner (2012)
Good thing that green goo didn't make him wolf out.
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Halle Berry (2012)
It wasn't the same as getting dipped for a kiss at the Oscars but Berry rolled with this awards surprise as well.
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Will Smith (2012)
The showman masterfully presided over the 25th annual event and had to get in on the sliming action. But it wasn't exactly his first time. (Click through to see.)
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Chris Colfer (2012)
Though he was happy to be there presenting, the actor may not have been quite Glee-ful about that face-full of slime.
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Snoop Dogg (2011)
After dropping in on Big Time Rush's performance, the D-O-double-G had to get in on some slime action too.
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Josh Duhamel (2011)
He had to wait until 2013 to host but the self-proclaimed King of the Arm Farts is no stranger to the green goo.
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Heidi Klum (2011)
This may not have been runway worthy, but Klum was making it work.
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Jonah Hill and Katy Perry (2010)
Perry was already colorful with her blue wig and yellow dress, but the green slime added a touch more pizazz that she felt the need to share with Hill.
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Apolo Anton Ohno (2010)
The Olympian set a world record by shooting 60 yards across a football field, thanks to the Slime Catapult, through the goal posts and into a vat of slime — hitting even John Cena with the green stuff.
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Steve Carell and Tina Fey (2010)
These two really should have known that their Lifetime Achievement Award would also be an excuse to get slimed.
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Sandra Bullock (2009)
America's sweetheart still looked pretty cute in her green goo.
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Nick, Kevin, and Joe Jonas (2009)
The Jonas Brothers released the slime from the volcanic Slime Pyramid after finding the right musical key (G, of course).
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Robin Williams (2006)
Jack Black had a blast getting Williams nice and gooey.
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Will Ferrell (2005)
This is what happened when gold-medal-winning Olympic soccer player Mia Hamm got the drop on Ferrell.
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Johnny Depp and Ben Stiller (2005)
Stiller couldn't escape the fallout when a surprised Depp got doused.
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Hugh Jackman (2009)
The Wolverine actor remained his usual suave self when he got slimed along with his co-presenter...
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Jim Carrey (2003)
What would a Jim Carrey sliming be without a classic Jim Carrey face?
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It was only right that Pink, right after her explosive musical opener, would get the show's first pink-colored sliming.
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Tom Cruise (2001)
Even accidentally sliming himself after pushing the wrong button on a faulty slime transducer wasn't enough to take away that trademark smile.
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Will Smith (2000)
Well, Smith had to get something to go along with the three orange Blimps he got that day.
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Sean Combs (1998)
Green on white — not usually a good look. But it is Diddy.
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Rosie O'Donnell (1997)
O'Donnell took it in stride when her friend Madonna (via videophone) set her up for a good sliming.
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Queen Latifah (1996)
She may have been surprised when Mark Curry (Hangin' With Mr. Cooper) slimed her but at least the actress-rapper was wearing a hat.
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James Earl Jones (1994)
Even this distinguished actor couldn't escape a good sliming, but he did manage to sparkle in the midst of it.