THE 68th Emmy would not have been complete without a Bill Cosby joke. And when it happened, Tina Fey’s face spoke for all.
“Ladies and gentlemen, four-time Emmy Award winner, Dr. Bill Cosby,” said the announcer.
After cutting the cameras to a confused Ellie Kemper, who then shot Tina Fey, who was seen making a frantic Comment PAL Amy Poehler.
And viewers were quick to speculate what the former
Star said. Of course, Tina and Amy are familiar with Cosby jokes awards. The couple surprised everyone by taking several blows in the alleged rapist and former television star when he organized the ceremony of the Golden Globes last year.
After watching an endless loop of the moment, I think Tina said something along the lines of, Others suggest that she said “Oh, is someone who will make a Cosby joke?” “This has to be a joke “.
Either way, like Tina, fans were nervous and excited about what was about to happen.
Tina Fey saying "that's gotta be a joke" with mild panic on her face after the fake Cosby intro was all of us, right? #Emmys
— Emerson Collins (@ActuallyEmerson) September 19, 2016
Announcer: Please welcome Dr. Bill Cosby!
— Katie Corvino (@kTc0rvin0) September 19, 2016
Tina Fey mouthing "Cosby joke" is everything I never knew I needed in life. #Emmys
— Lauren Pokedoff (@LaurenPokedoff) September 19, 2016
But it was indeed a great joke. Host Jimmy Kimmel approached the stage after the announcement, telling the audience: “He’s not really here, I just wanted to see what you do”.
You can see the reaction of Tina in the video below the nine-second mark.
Look at their faces when they heard "Bill Cosby" pic.twitter.com/adBIShRkCf
— Wolé II (@Kingwole) September 19, 2016