Clint Eastwood is good at a lot of things. He can act in and direct some pretty stellar movies. He can make some pretty attractive children (we see you, Scott Eastwood).
That said, public speaking still isn’t his forte. TMZ reports the 85-year-old came under fire for making a joke about Caitlyn Jenner during his introduction of Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson at Spike TV’s Guy Choice Awards, which was taped on Saturday, June 6.
He honored the 43-year-old former wrestler and acknowledged his place in Hollywood as an athlete-turned-actor like “Jim Brown and Caitlyn something.”
While it’s unclear whether or not the joke was met with laughs, a rep says we won’t hear it when the award show airs June 18 — because it has been cut from the forthcoming broadcast.
Hopefully Cait, 65, isn’t shook up about the whole thing — after all, this is the same dude who once delivered an entire speech to an empty chair…