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    7 Talk Show Moments From This Week That Made Me See Celebs In A Whole New Light

    Sliding into DMs, doing 'shrooms, and more.

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    1. Zach Braff talked about sliding into Ben Platt's DMs to try to build a bromance.

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    On The Late Late Show with James Corden, Zach Braff revealed that he was a massive fan of Ben's and Dear Evan Hansen. Ben said, "There was a bit of a courtship that went down," before Zach admitted, "I slid into his DMs." Zach said that though he did meet Ben backstage, he wanted more: "I said, 'Can we do things together? Can we hang out?'...I did worry [that I was coming on too strong. I thought he might think I was hitting on him or something. I was like, 'I'm straight, I just wanna be with you!'"

    2. Seth Rogen shared how he got high on mushrooms and watched Cirque du Soleil shows in Las Vegas as research for Knocked Up.

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    On Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Seth said, "So, in the movie [Knocked Up], the scene is we're supposed to hallucinogenic mushrooms and go to a Cirque du Soleil show. And, I was a producer on the movie, so the director, Judd [Apatow], sent me and my partner Evan Goldberg to Las Vegas to scout all the Cirque du Soleil shows over the course of a weekend to pick which one would be the best for the movie. And, as responsible producers, we thought the only appropriate way to really know which one would be the best would be to do 'shrooms for two days straight, and see every single Cirque du Soleil show that was on the strip at the time, which we did. And it was amazing."

    3. Tiffany Haddish revealed what happened during her worst stand-up show.

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    On Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Tiffany Haddish explained what happened the night before her infamous Miami NYE show, where many fans walked out. She told Jimmy that, against her better judgement, her friends convinced her to go out the night before the show to "celebrate all her successes."

    She said, "I danced all night, I drank more than I've ever drank in my entire life, my kidneys fell out, I'm pretty sure my Uber rating dropped a little low because I pooped on myself a little bit in the Uber. It was bad."

    She continued, "When I woke up, I thought I was dead. I definitely woke up dead. I was hurting really bad and they were like, 'Come on Tiff, you gotta make a video to let everybody know where you're gonna be.' If you saw this video on my Instagram page, you know that that was not gonna be a good show. If you had any common sense you know she not ready. She was not ready."

    4. Kelly Clarkson talked about her love of Chrissy Teigen.

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    On The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Kelly talked about working with John Legend on The Voice, and joked about making a bet with him. She said, "John isn't aware of this bet yet, but I wanna make a bet where, if I win, Chrissy makes me a meal. And, if he wins, they just still invite me over so I can eat Chrissy's food." She continued, "I'm obsessed with his wife...like, her Twitter is so great. And all her food things? I'm like, 'Come on! I'm trying to lose weight, not gain, Chrissy!' It's so good."

    5. Maisie Williams discussed her longtime friendship with costar Sophie Turner.

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    On The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Maisie shared, "It's been so nice having someone of a similar age and gender to, sort of, go through this crazy life together, because it is really strange growing up in front of the public. And to have someone in the darkest times that you can call who knows exactly what you're going through, it's just...it keeps you sane."

    6. Logic shared how he copes with depression and anxiety.

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    On Busy Tonight, Logic discussed his new book, saying, "A lot of it does deal with anxiety and depression, and overcoming that. A lot of the times it's, like, a taboo thing to talk about. Discussing it can make you look weak, especially in positions as our own." He continued, "I was going through it and it was really hard, but I didn't turn to drugs, I didn't turn to alcohol...but, I decided to write, and really just vent."

    7. Joseph Gordon Levitt reminisced about 10 Things I Hate About You.

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    On Busy Tonight, JGL talked about the 20-year anniversary of the film and it's importance to pop culture. He revealed that when they filmed it, it didn't feel like a big deal at all. He said, "It's really funny. You know, I would never have guessed back then that 20 years from now, E! Entertainment Television is just going to run this for 24 hours back-to-back. Yeah, I'm just really grateful." He also talked about growing up on screen and about his days on 3rd Rock From the Sun.

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