Julia Louis-Dreyfus Stays in Character to Accept Veep SAG Award

01/18/2014 at 10:35 PM EST

Julia Louis-Dreyfus speaks onstage during the 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at the Shrine Auditorium on January 18, 2014
Julia Louis-Dreyfus speaks onstage during the 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at the Shrine Auditorium on January 18, 2014
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Six days after turning in a GIF-worthy performance at the Golden Globes, Julia Louis-Dreyfus once again delivered the hilarious moment of the night at Saturday's Screen Actors Guild Awards.

While accepting the SAG Award for outstanding performance by a female actress in a comedy series, the Veep star took a page out of her character Selina Meyer's book, with a shambolic acceptance speech that went wrong in so many brilliant ways.

Louis-Dreyfus began by thanking the Hollywood Foreign Press (the people who give out the Golden Globes), then spoke about the honor of being nominated for an Academy Award, before costar Matt Walsh dug a proper SAG speech out of his pockets.

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