Paris Hilton accepts Sarah Silverman’s jail-joke apology

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Comic Sarah Silverman has apologized to influencer Paris Hilton for a joke she made in 2007 proper earlier than the latter was scheduled to examine in to jail.

After making a crude joke about Hilton’s jail sentence whereas internet hosting the 2007 MTV Film Awards, Silverman stated Thursday on her podcast that she regretted her phrases immediately and didn’t understand on the time that the resort heiress was within the viewers. Hilton went to jail for violating parole after pleading no contest to alcohol-related reckless driving.

“I stated some very hardcore jokes about her,” Silverman stated. “The group went bananas. And whereas I used to be thrilled on the success of my monologue, I keep in mind recognizing her within the viewers. … I keep in mind seeing that look on her face, and my coronary heart sank as a result of there was an individual underneath there.”

Silverman additionally recalled writing a letter quickly after the present apologizing to Hilton for the routine. On her personal podcast earlier this week, Hilton stated she by no means heard from the comedian after the ceremony.

“I’m simply actual sorry my word didn’t get to her as a result of I actually meant it,” Silverman stated. “I regretted the jokes, not years later however type of instantly. … So right here I’m, 14 years later, telling you, Paris, that I’m actually sorry.

“I used to be then, and I’m — way more fully and with way more understanding — now. I can’t think about what you have been going by way of at the moment. … I’m sorry I damage you … I hope that you simply settle for my apology, and I hope that you simply really feel my regret. I felt it the second I noticed your face that evening.”

On Thursday, Hilton did settle for Silverman’s apology after somebody texted her a hyperlink to an article in regards to the “Wreck-It Ralph” actress’ remarks. On the latest episode of her “This Is Paris” podcast, Hilton thanked Silverman, saying she appreciated the gesture and understood the place she was coming from.

“She was so real, and so candy, and it actually moved me,” Hilton stated. “I felt emotional listening to it. And I might inform that she actually did imply what she stated when she was apologizing.”

Silverman’s newest apology comes days after Hilton opened up about her expertise on the 2007 ceremony on her podcast, calling the TV host’s habits “disgusting and so merciless and imply.” The socialite-entrepreneur additionally admitted she was already “very nervous” to attend the Hollywood occasion hours earlier than she went to jail.

“To sit down within the viewers together with her actually simply publicly humiliating me … I used to be sitting there eager to die,” Hilton stated. “I used to be attempting to carry again my tears so exhausting. … I actually wished to expire of the whole room, however I simply was attempting to be sturdy and simply sit there.

“The entire viewers is laughing and … [she] wouldn’t cease. It was so painful — particularly [with] what I used to be going by way of in my life. To then have somebody being so imply about it was actually exhausting.”

Final month, Silverman got here underneath fireplace for jokes she made about pop icon Britney Spears the identical yr on the MTV Video Music Awards. Through the present, Silverman mocked Spears for her “slutty garments” and referred to as her youngsters “probably the most cute errors you’ll ever see.”

Silverman later stated she wished she might “delete” the second, after followers of Spears criticized her on Twitter within the wake of FX’s buzzy documentary in regards to the “Poisonous” artist.

“I used to be recognized then 4 roasts,” Silverman wrote. “MTV requested me to mini-roast Britney after her massive efficiency. Whereas she was performing I used to be having diarrhea & going over my jokes. Had no thought she didn’t kill. Unlucky. Artwork modifications over yrs as we all know extra & the world modifications.”

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