COMEDY legend Brendan O’Carroll stunned The One Show viewers this week – after dropping a swear word live on air.
The Mrs Brown’s Boys star joined his wife and co-star Jennifer Gibney on the famous BBC One sofa to chat about the series airing a one-off Halloween special on the channel later this month.
However, when Brendan got chatting about his popular show, the star came out with a rather rude word in the studio.
The One Show host Ronan Keating, who was joined by his co-presenter Alex Scott, wanted to know why Mrs Brown’s Boys has become such a hit around the world.
Ronan asked the 66-year-old: “Brendan, you’ve taken a particular North Dublin humour and, you know – the Irish mammy – it’s been an international hit.
“Why do you think it is? What’s the attraction?”
Brendan explained: “I think it’s, first of all, she’s hard as nuts – as all of our mammies were because they had to be.
“I think there’s two things; she’d help you bury a body, you know if she had to.”
Brendan then went on to detail his character’s notorious ways – and even managed to slot in a swear word in front of the cameras during the hilariously funny interview.
“Although she can be a b-i-t-c-h, sometimes, she just loves her kids,” he added, before getting emotional and concluding: “I think that’s a redeeming factor for her, she’s full of love.
“And her best friend is her best friend, and will always be her best friend.”
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Ronan and Alex appeared to let the expletive slide as they let him continue, but fans of the show were quick to comment on the expletive.
One viewer joked: “Brendan O’Carroll cheekily fitting a rude word live on air is such a him thing to do.”
While another wrote: “Did anyone just hear Brendan O’Carroll go full Mrs Brown on The One Show just then? Such a funny bloke.”
Brendan is better known in the role of his alter ego Mrs Brown[/caption]
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