Trish’s Trash: Reporter Confuses Two Actors….Awkward

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(Photo credit LEON NEAL,LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images)

(Photo credit LEON NEAL,LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images)

Ouch KTLA anchor Sam Rubin felt the wrath of Samuel L. Jackson during a live interview yesterday when he asked the actor about his Super Bowl commercial. Problem is, Jackson didn’t star in a Super Bowl commercial — Rubin confused him with Laurence Fishburne. “I’m not Laurence Fishburne!” Jackson exclaimed, and he didn’t let it go when Rubin apologized and tried to move on. “We don’t all look alike! We may be all black and famous, but we don’t all look alike! You’re the entertainment reporter for this station, and you don’t know the difference between me and Laurence Fishburne?” Jackson continued to excoriate Rubin, ending with, “And I’ve actually never done a McDonald’s or a Kentucky Fried Chicken commercial – I know that’s surprising.” Here’s the video. Awkward……

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