Quote: "My boyfriend was so nervous about me coming here tonight because I had a crush on you! And then I found out you got a wife and everything, and I said (to his boyfriend), 'Shut up man, another one bites the dust.'" Director Lee Daniels confesses to a secret crush on comedian Seth Meyers during an appearance on his U.S. talk show LATE NIGHT WITH Seth Meyers.
Fact: Comedian Seth Meyers celebrated the end of his hosting duties at the Primetime Emmy Awards on Monday (25Aug14) by taking the plunge for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. In a video posted on his Instagram.com page, Meyers is seen walking off the awards show stage and thanking actress Jessica Biel for nominating him before a large bucket of freezing ice water is poured over his head. The funnyman then nominated Russian leader Vladimir Putin to take the challenge which raises awareness and funds for the ALS Association.
Fact: Former Saturday Night Live comedians Amy Poehler and Seth Meyers reunited on Saturday (05Jul14) as they celebrated the nuptials of ex-show writer/actor John Mulaney in Boiceville, New York. The old pals were among the guests at the Onteora Mountain House, where Mulaney tied the knot with his make-up artist fiancee Annemarie Tendler.
Fact: Saturday Night Live comedian Seth Meyers will make his talk show hosting debut next year (14) when he takes over from fellow funnyman Jimmy Fallon on America's Late Night series. Fallon was recently announced as the successor to The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.