Days after the backlash surrounding his controversial moment at this year’s Emmys surrounding Quinta Brunson, Jimmy Kimmel formally apologized to her on the most recent episode of his show. Inviting her to join the show to clear the air, Jimmy Kimmel apologized profusely to Quinta Brunson, telling her he was “so sorry”.
Quinta Brunson is still on high marks after her recent Emmy win for Outstanding Writing in the hit series ‘Abbott Elementary’, but many are still upset by Jimmy Kimmel’s behavior during his acceptance speech. Teacher. Apparently facing backlash online, Kimmel publicly apologized for his “silent comedy” that went blatantly wrong.
“People say I stole your moment. And I probably did, and I’m so sorry if I did. i’m sorry do really do it. And the last thing I want to do is make you sad because I think about you so much. I think you know that. I hope you know that,” Jimmy Kimmel told Quinta Brunson in front of his live studio audience.
In response to his apology, Quinta told him “Well, Jimmy, let me say, thanks. You are very kind to say that. Honestly, I was in such a moment as just having a good time. Like, I won my first Emmy. I was up there happy and I was wrapped up in the moment and just had a good time.”
Meanwhile, Quinta is gearing up for the season two premiere of ‘Abbott Elementary’ which will premiere on ABC on September 21.st.