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    Seth Rogen Apologized To Emma Watson And Says She Didn't Actually Storm Off The "This Is The End" Set

    "I wish I had done more to prevent it."

    Seth Rogen is clarifying exactly what went down with Emma Watson on the set of This Is the End.

    Emma poses with Seth at the premiere
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    In a recent interview with British GQ, Seth seemingly confirmed a rumor that Emma had stormed off the set of the 2013 comedy.

    Emma reportedly did not want to film a scene in which Danny McBride was a cannibal and was holding Channing Tatum on a leash wearing a leather mask as his gimp.

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    "I mean, I don’t look back on that and think, 'How dare she do that?' You know? I think sometimes when you read something, when it comes to life it doesn’t seem to be what you thought it was," Seth said in the interview.

    Emma talks with Seth in a screenshot from the movie
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    He added that despite the situation, it was "not some terrible ending to our relationship. She came back the next day to say goodbye. She helped promote the film. No hard feelings and I couldn’t be happier with how the film turned out in the end."

    Following the widespread publication that the rumor was true, Seth took to Twitter to clarify that what was written did not represent the situation.

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    "I want to correct a story that has emerged from a recent interview I gave. It misrepresents what actually happened. Emma Watson did not 'storm off the set' and it's shitty that the perception is that she did," Seth wrote.

    Emma poses on the red carpet at the premiere
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    He continued, "The narrative that she was in some way uncool or unprofessional is complete bullshit."

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    Seth also noted that the scene was not being shot as originally scripted and was being improvised, changing it dramatically from what Emma originally agreed to.

    Emma poses with Seth and the rest of the cast at the premiere
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    "I, for sure, should have communicated better and because I didn't, she was put in an uncomfortable situation. She and I spoke on the night; it was overall a shitty situation and it must have been hard for her to say something. And I'm happy and impressed that she did," Seth added.

    "We agreed on her not being in the scene together... I am very sorry and disappointed it happened, and I wish I had done more to prevent it," Seth concluded.

    Emma looks up at Seth at the premiere
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    Read all that Seth had to say below.

    @Sethrogen / Via Twitter: @Sethrogen

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