How Much Tiffany Haddish's Famously Reworn Oscars Dress Cost Her

"I'm so happy the world is finally being exposed to [my work]", she said.

If you missed it, Sunday night at the 90th annual Academy Awards the awesome twosome presented Oscars for animated and live action short films and they also presented one of the most hilarious bits of the evening. She vowed to wear it for every special occasion since.

Earlier in the night on the red carpet, Tiffany wore a floor-length traditional Eritrean dress. It's taboo to wear it twice, ' " she said on "Saturday Night Live".

The actress clearly has a good dry-cleaner on duty. She said she wore the dress to honor his roots.

Although their meeting was brief, a laughing Streep clearly enjoyed her time with Haddish. "This dress cost way more than my mortgage ... this is an Alexander McQueen, okay?"

"This is a $4,000 dress!" All this, of course, was before Haddish told Meryl Streep that she wants Streep to be her mother.

Tiffany Haddish in that Alexander McQueen dress at the "Girls Trip" premiere AFP Contributor/Getty Images " This is a Alexander McQueen, OK?

During the ceremony, the comedienne continued her campaign, making a second pitch to the Hollywood legend while presenting the award for Documentary Short Subject.

Haddish topped the princess-like dress with a black jacket that featured matching gold detailing around the edges.

HADDISH: Well, I got blisters bubbling up on the bottom of my foot.

She went on to tease that white people using headsets made her feel like she was "in a department store". It's rare to see the rich and famous recycling their outfits for big events so her desire to get her money's worth is refreshing. She says today reminded her family that representation truly matters.

  • Kyle Peterson