If you’ve ever been caught in a lie, you know just how awkward the experience can be. While honesty is always the best policy, sometimes the urge to lie ends up getting the best of us. Whether you’re caught fibbing about your age or spotted lip syncing on national TV, lies come in all shapes and sizes, though they seem to be magnified when a famous face lies in the limelight.

From Jessie Smollett’s fictional attack to Milli Vanilli’s controversial career ending moment, these infamous moments made Hollywood history… for all the wrong reasons! Below, we’ve rounded up 25 of the most notorious celebrity lies over the years that caught the public’s attention.