Melania Trump was the first casualty of the SAG Awards with a subtle shot from the host

Host Kristen Bell kicked off the 24th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards with a brief but punchy monologue that included a subtle joke at First Lady Melania Trump’s expense.

“There has never been a host for this awards show before,” Bell said. “First time. First person. First LADY! I honestly never thought I would grow up to be the first lady, but you know what, I kind of like it. I think my first initiative as first lady will be cyberbullying… because I have yet to see any progress on that problem quite yet.”

Despite not directly referencing the first lady, it seemed like Bell was alluding to Melania’s mission to end cyberbullying.

“I’m looking at you Tony Hale!” she said gesturing toward the “Veep” actor. “You’re a bully! You guys, he’s a savage on Twitter!”

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Kate Hudson fell flat in a ruffled, pink gown with a polka dot pattern.

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A polka dotted disaster! Emily Tarver hit the red carpet in an overwhelming gown that raised some eyebrows.

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We don't know what we disliked most about Jackie Tohn's SAG Awards gown -- the massive black bow or the unflattering vertical stripes. 

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Alison Brie channeled her 'GLOW' character in the crimson getup, but the revealing side cutouts proved to be too much.

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Abbie Cornish's dress just had way too many bows and ruffles for our liking.

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Laura Linney's pale pink gown missed the mark with its dramatic cape.

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Cara Buono's see-through lace gown left us totally unimpressed.

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Kate Nash's "Little House on the Prairie"-inspired dress was a total miss.

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Yvonne Strahovski attends the 24th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on January 21, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. 27522_007 (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for Turner Image)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 21: Actor Odeya Rush attends the 24th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on January 21, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. 27522_007 (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for Turner Image)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 21: Actor Gayle Rankin attends the 24th Annual Screen Actors�Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on January 21, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic)
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Bell’s monologue came to a close with a message of encouragement for the Times Up movement which fights against sexual harassment and inequality for women in the workplace. “We are living in a watershed moment, and as we march forward with active momentum and open our ears, let’s make sure we’re leading the charge with empathy and diligence,” she told the audience before ending on a gag. “Because fear and anger never win the race. Most importantly, regardless of our differences, I think we can all come together and delight in one thing — ‘Frozen 2’ is coming out in theaters in 2019! I’m very excited.”

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