“Unprofessional” is an understatement.
We recently asked members of the BuzzFeed community to tell us what moment of an interview with a celebrity was inappropriate or unnecessary. This is what they said:
When David Letterman sucked on Jennifer Aniston’s hair.
When Oprah was insensitive to Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen about her weight.
When Wendy Williams asked Laverne Cox extremely personal questions about her transition.
When Jay Leno asked Kanye West if his recently deceased mother would be ashamed of him for interrupting Taylor Swift’s speech at the MTV Video Music Awards.
When Ellen made a complete set of English words that Sofía Vergara could and couldn’t pronounce.
When Robert Downey Jr. was promoting a Marvel movie and was asked about his past drug use and arrest.
When Wendy Williams asked 18-year-old Marcus Scribner if he was a virgin.
When an interviewer asked One Direction which member of the band sleeps with the most women.
When Katie Couric asked Carmen Carrera if she had a butt operation.
When an interviewer on the Grammys red carpet told Taylor Swift that she would be walking home with a lot of men that night.
When Ellen asked BTS if they have ever connected with their fans.
When Howard Stern asked Harry Styles about his father and recently deceased stepfather.
When Ellen forced Mariah Carey to drink alcohol to prove she wasn’t pregnant.
When David Letterman asked Lindsay Lohan questions about rehab that had not been approved.
And when Ellen brought up Justin Bieber’s nude paparazzi photos and showed them on a giant screen.
What other completely unexpected celebrity interview moment? Let us know in the comments.
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