When Tituss Burgess was a visitor on “Watch What Occurs Dwell” in July 2019, issues turned icy. After Burgess gushed about his expertise working with Eddie Murphy on the film “Dolemite Is My Identify,” Andy Cohen questioned how they bought alongside behind the scenes. “He was very problematic for the gays at one level after I was arising,” the host continued.
Burgess, who was visibly delay by this, replied, “Oh, I see, he wasn’t problematic for Tituss, and we had an exquisite time. … Any troubles he might have had with homosexual folks I suppose are gone as a result of he liked me,” Burgess replied earlier than saying one thing to somebody within the viewers. When Cohen requested Burgess about it, the actor replied, “Preserve going, lady. Do your present.”
Following the episode, Burgess known as Cohen out in a really lengthy and really shady Instagram remark. “He ought to bear in mind his speak present is not an episode of the actual housewives of Atlanta!” Burgess wrote. “Sunday was a show of ratchet habits by a effectively related man having blatant disregard for considered one of his visitors.” Burgess went on to look on Wendy Williams’ present and, in fact, the “WWHL” drama got here up (through Individuals). “I can’t tolerate the dismantling of anybody’s legacy,” the actor said, “particularly not my very own.” In a 2020 interview with Hollywood Unlocked, Burgess mentioned he was now not at odds with Cohen however nonetheless wasn’t cool with the comment.