NOTE: Just what in the ever-loving fuck?!?!?!? What an ableist bitch. I can’t believe this shit is in People. Does everyone fucking hate autistics and mock us? — Eve
“Never one to shy away from divulging details about celebrity encounters, the 38-year-old actress told THR she “met him at a party two, three months ago.”
“I asked him if he’d let me hit that. He’s like, ‘Tiffany, you’re so funny.’ I’m like, ‘I’m serious.’ And then he goes, ‘I mean, I’d do it, but …’ I was like, ‘Come on, wasn’t you in a squad? The coochie squad or something?’ ” she said, referencing the “p— posse” that DiCaprio was famously a part of with friends Tobey Maguire and Kevin Connolly.
She then revealed she had a very specific request for the Titanic actor.
Tiffany Haddish is recalling the time she propositioned Leonardo DiCaprio
“I told him, ‘My only stipulation: I wanna do it with you as your character in What’s Eating Gilbert Grape,’ ” the comedian continued. “He starts bustin’ up laughin’, ‘Why?’ he asks, and I say, ‘ ‘Cause I feel like that performance deserves a real reward and that reward is this [gestures at her own body].’ ”
In the film, DiCaprio plays 17-year-old Arnie Grape, who is severely autistic.