The creature looked unbelievably surprised after spending her fifteen minutes in the limelight
An owl and its hilarious facial expressions have gone viral after thousands of people tuned in to watch
The bird, named Nelly, was making an appearance on Australian news and current affairs show The Project when its eyes caused an almost-internet meltdown.
Hilariously, the owl was described as "calm" by the presenter before it suddenly turned towards the camera with its unbelievably wide eyes.
World's most shocked owl goes viral after TV appearance
One viewer wrote: "Yeah, she definitely looks calm!" while another joked: "Dude! That wasn't decaf!"
The video was uploaded to YouTube by montymintypie on August 15 and has already clocked up more than 177,600 views.
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