트라볼타, 67, butchered the “겨울 왕국” star’s name on stage when he introduced her as “Adele Dazeem” to the audience.
The very memorable incident has stayed with her ever since, and the Long Island native admitted that her evening was complete in the “eight seconds after he screwed up my name.”
“먼저, I felt really sorry for myself, like Meryl Streep’s out there, this is my big break and he just f–ked up my name,” she told James Corden on “레이트 레이트 쇼” 분절 “Carpool Karaoke.”
“I had eight seconds to say to myself, 먼저, I felt really sorry for myself,” Menzel added. “And then eight seconds the band starts, 나는 같았다, ‘Get yourself together, stop worrying that he messed up your name, sing b—h!'”
그녀의 “신데렐라” co-stars, Billy Porter and Camila Cabello, were also in the car. 그만큼 “자세” star then interjected, “노래! And you did! I was watching.”
그만큼 “Rent” singer continued: “그러면 콜백을 기다리는 것처럼 손톱을 물어뜯는 순간을 경험해야 합니다., I had meditated on this moment, I was going to sing to my son to really bring perspective to everything and then that happened.
“It was the greatest thing that ever happened,” 그녀가 말했다. “He’s written so many nice, apologetic emails. He’s so kind. To make up for it, he would just fly wherever at this point, he’s so sweet. I just always say, ‘No worries because it was the best thing that ever happened!'”
그만큼 “유지” actor apologized in a statement at the time, 속담 “I’ve been beating myself up all day. Then I thought, what would Idina Menzel say? She’d say, 놔줘, 놔줘!”
그는 계속했다: “Idina is incredibly talented and I am so happy ‘Frozen’ took home two Oscars Sunday night!” The Disney film won Oscars for Best Animated Film and Best Original Song at the 86th Academy Awards.
하나, Menzel’s time on “레이트 레이트 쇼” wasn’t the only time she spoke about the incident. 다시 2016, the Broadway star appeared at a panel at the Tribeca Film Festival, where she also exclaimed that the moment was the “best thing that ever happened to me.
“The honest truth? Right when it was happening, 나는 같았다, ‘What the f–k did he just say?’” Menzel joked. “Get over yourself. You’re so vain and conceited. Just go. 노래. 처럼, Meryl Streep is there. That’s the whole thing that went on, about eight seconds to get myself back in the zone.”