It was a “painful night time.”
Steve Harvey continues to be feeling the aftermath of his 2015 Miss Universe pageant mistake.
Throughout an look on Kevin Hart’s podcast Comedy Gold Minds, he revealed what occurred when he mistakenly introduced Miss Colombia, Ariadna Gutiérrez, because the winner of the pageant as a substitute of the particular winner, Miss Philippines, Pia Wurtzbach.
“They mentioned, we’ll announce the second runner up, after which we’ll have standing there the primary runner up and Miss Universe, and we’ll do it that means,” he defined.
However when a 3rd identify was added to the teleprompter and he was instructed to learn from it, Harvey acquired just a little bit confused.
“I seemed on the subsequent card. I mentioned, ‘Miss Colombia!’” the Household Feud host mentioned.
Nevertheless, when Harvey realized his mistake, he walked again on stage to dethrone Miss Colombia so they may give the crown to the precise winner.
“I took my silly ass again on the market. I ought to have allow them to announce it the subsequent day within the newspaper,” he mentioned. “I wouldn’t have caught not one of the hell I caught.”
Harvey mentioned that night time ended up being the “worst week” of his profession. He remembered folks throwing rocks over the gate of his Atlanta dwelling after he made the error
It was a “painful night time,” he mentioned.
Harvey continues to be internet hosting the Miss Universe pageants. Nevertheless, in 2020, the competitors was postponed because of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
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