Whereas there’s apparently some confusion over Ellen DeGeneres‘s invitation to Dakota Johnson‘s birthday celebration this previous October, it’s truthful to say she won’t be making the visitor record subsequent yr.
The Suspiria actor made that a lot very clear in her Nov. 27 look on The Ellen Present, crafting a viral “I mentioned what I mentioned” narrative to match even Keke Palmer’s “I’m sorry to this man.”
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In a too-awkward-to-pause video considered thousands and thousands of instances over the vacation weekend — and producing many a genius response meme — the discuss present host began her interview with Johnson with a grievance that she hadn’t been invited to her 30th birthday celebration. Issues went downhill from there.
“How was the occasion? I wasn’t invited,” DeGeneres mentioned.
Johnson didn’t come to play, or to be wrongfooted with the primary query thrown at her thanks very a lot. “Truly, no, that’s not the reality, Ellen. You had been invited,” she calmly replied.
Throughout an episode that includes Johnson final yr, DeGeneres had beforehand spoken of being bothered by the very fact she didn’t earn an invitation to Johnson’s 29th birthday bash. (Some severe FOMO occurring there, then.) So this yr, Johnson mentioned she had tried to make amends. “I did invite you and also you didn’t come,” Johnson informed DeGeneres, including that she might “ask everybody” to substantiate — “ask your producer, Jonathan,” she continued. Somebody off of the set shouted to substantiate that she had been invited, however that DeGeneres was out of city.
Because it occurs, Johnson’s birthday celebration fell on Oct. 5 — the identical weekend that DeGeneres was at a Dallas Cowboys soccer recreation with George W. Bush. Her hangout with Bush led to criticism on-line, which the host ended up addressing throughout her present.
Johnson’s sass and assurance that DeGeneres was certainly invited introduced Child Yoda memes and extra. Right here had been a few of the greatest reactions to the entire disastrous saga, which seems to have taken solely a minute in line with the video clip however definitely feels prefer it lasted endlessly?
Neither star has commented on the fallout, however we hope DeGeneres a minimum of despatched alongside a tardy birthday card or present. Given the previous few days, maybe a set of artisanal salts?