It’s all good between Jimmy Kimmel and Quinta Brunson.

The late-night host apologized on Wednesday for a gag he carried out on the Emmy Awards that some observers found disrespectful.

Throughout Monday’s televised ceremony, Will Arnett dragged Kimmel out on the stage. Kimmel was supposedly handed out drunk from dropping the Emmy for a spread collection to John Oliver. Brunson then needed to settle for her Emmy for “Abbott Elementary” with Kimmel mendacity on the stage in entrance of her.

“That was a dumb comedy bit that we thought it will be humorous,” Kimmel mentioned, including:

“I misplaced, after which I drank an excessive amount of, and I needed to be dragged out on the stage. After which folks obtained upset. They mentioned I stole your second, and possibly I did and I’m very sorry if I did try this. I’m sorry I did try this, really. And in addition, the very last thing I’d ever wish to do is upset you as a result of I believe a lot of you.”

If there are any exhausting emotions, Brunson didn’t let it present.

“Thanks, that’s variety,” she mentioned. “However actually, I had an excellent evening. I had an ideal evening.”

Kimmel seized the prospect for one final gag.

“I must also say it was actually Will Arnett’s fault, the entire thing,” he mentioned. “He drugged me and he dragged me on the market and I used to be unconscious.”

See their full dialogue ― together with extra on “Abbott Elementary” ― under:

Earlier within the present, Brunson additionally obtained a bit payback on Kimmel when she interrupted his opening monologue.

“You understand how while you win an Emmy, you solely have 45 seconds to do an acceptance speech, which is like not that a lot time,” she mentioned. “And you then get much less time as a result of somebody does a dumb comedy bit that does on a bit too lengthy?”

Then, she took over the monologue to proceed her acceptance speech:

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