“My name is Ali-SEE-yuh … Not Alee-Sha,” la “Despistado” star revealed with a shrug before repeating the correct pronunciation.
En el pie de foto, ella añadió: “Just an FYI… it’s Ali-SEE-yuh.”
She also took to the post’s comments to elaborate.
##stitch with @kesha & @mahoganylox : Just an FYI… it’s Ali-SEE-yuh 😉😘
“It doesn’t bother me though!” ella escribió. “By my sweet mama didn’t like it…. so for her…. hazlo bien! Ali-SEE-yuh.”
Fans were shocked by the nonchalant reveal after decades of mispronouncing her name.
“WHAT I DIDN’T KNOW THAT” commented a viewer.
“Well it seems like I’ve been saying your name wrong my whole life haha,” wrote another.
A third added: “Excuse me while I question my entire life…”
Others made jokes about her “Despistado” personaje, who was named Cher.
“Um… It’s ‘Cher’ but ok…” said one.
Joked another: “Her name is Cher, C-H-E-R people mispronounce it [como] Alicia.”
Silverstone made her TikTok debut last week to recreate an iconic “Despistado” escena, but recruited her son, Soportar, to help out.
En el video, Silverstone donned a black and yellow plaid jacket that identical to the one she wore in the movie and strutted her stuff to “Just A Girl” by No Doubt.