"American Idol" host Ryan Seacrest was caught Sunday making awkward comments to pop star Katy Perry on live TV.
katy perry literally had to tell ryan seacrest that the cameras were rolling and he continues to hit on her, asks if she’s a mom and says “you wanna talk about it??” after she says no. what’s going on i’m uncomfortable #AmericanIdol pic.twitter.com/ichf6TWGoh— WE WANT AL4 || 31 171 (@WHAMCULT) May 14, 2018
"My mom?!" Perry asked, grinning at the audience. "Well, I hope the apple doesn't fall from the tree."
"You are too. But you're not a mom yet," Seacrest said in a low voice, glancing toward the camera.
What was with that creepy #AmericanIdol moment with Ryan Seacrest just now? I am so uncomfortable. — Kim (@__Kim6611) May 14, 2018
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Here is a transcript of the uncomfortable, smiling exchange between Seacrest and Perry.
Perry: "We're on."
Seacrest: "Your mom's pretty."
Perry: "My mom?! Well, I hope the apple doesn't fall from the tree."
Seacrest: "It doesn't. It doesn't. You are too. But you're not a mom yet."
Perry: "Not yet."
Perry: "What? Stop. Are we live?
Seacrest: "I think we're back."
Perry: "Is this real TV?"
Seacrest: "This is it."
Perry [laughing]: "OK, are we professionals?"