The higher you climb, the farther you have to fall, right?

That came true for actor Rami Malek Sunday night at the 2019 Academy Awards. Just moments after giving an acceptance speech for his Best Actor award for his role in "Bohemian Rhapsody," Malek took a tumble off the stage.

Rami Malek, recipient of the award for best performance by an actor in a leading role, speaks with medical staff after a fall at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

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According to People, paramedics treated the actor in a chair near where he fell and then moved him to a private area backstage.

Malek appeared to be fine, and his Oscar trophy appeared uninjured as well.

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