Emma Watson 'died inside' when she mixed up Jimmy Fallon and Kimmel

Publish Date
Monday, 1 May 2017, 9:42AM

It gets pretty confusing when the two biggest late night talk show hosts are both called Jimmy and we're glad we're not the only ones who find it confusing. 

Emma Watson had her first appearance on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon and it was going well until she mixed him up with his competitor Jimmy Kimmel.

It was the first time they'd met, so to break the ice, Watson told Fallon that she loved his Halloween candy prank, referring to one of Kimmel's signature bits, in which parents pretend to steal their kids' Halloween haul and film the reaction.

After an awkward silence, Fallon told her it wasn't him that did that segment and Watson "died inside". Fortunately, she was allowed to re-tape her entrance and start the interview over.

Several years later, Watson again appeared on The Tonight Show to promote her new film The Circle, and she and Fallon re-lived that painful moment from her first episode.

In case you're not sure which prank she was referring to - it's this one: