Fans were not happy about Omari Hardwick kissing Beyonce at the NAACP Image Awards

Omari Hardwick is getting some flack over appearing to make Beyonce uncomfortable when he greeted her with two kisses at the 2019 NAACP Image Awards.

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Omari Hardwick is getting some flack over appearing to make Beyonce uncomfortable when he greeted her with two kisses at the 2019 NAACP Image Awards.

Omari Hardwick received some backlash for greeting Beyonce with kisses during the NAACP Image Awards.

At the Saturday award show in Los Angeles, the "Power" actor pecked the singer twice -- once on the cheek and once near the mouth.

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When video of the exchange surfaced, people criticized Hardwick on social media and debated about how women should be addressed.

Several said Hardwick’s greeting was over the top, disrespectful and unnecessary.

Others said Beyonce looked uncomfortable after her embrace with Hardwick.

Still others said the interaction was innocent, believing fans were overreacting.

Overreacting or not, The Shade Room reported some fans were flooding Hardwick's Instagram comments with bee emojis.

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