Former First Lady Michelle Obama has hit British singer Harry Styles in the crown jewels on James Corden’s The Late Late Show.
There’s a sentence you probably never thought you’d read.
Obama went head to head with the former One Directioner in a star-studded dodgeball tournament on Corden’s latest round of the Late Late Show UK specials.
The week of shows kicked off with a USA versus UK dodgeball tournament, with Corden leading the Brits team: Harry Styles, Benedict Cumberbatch, Reggie Watts and Game of Thrones’ John Bradley and Obama leading team US: Melissa McCarthy, Kate Hudson, Allison Janney, Lena Waithe and Mila Kunis.
You can watch the glorious moment in the clip below.
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It's a USA vs UK dodgeball match to decide — once and for all — which country reigns supreme. Full clip in bio! #MichelleObama #MelissaMcCarthy #KateHudson #MilaKunis #LenaWaithe #AllisonJanney #HarryStyles #ReggieWatts #JamesCorden #BenedictCumberbatch #JohnBradley
Corden himself said the whole thing was “gloriously stupid”.
Speaking on CBS This Morning, he added: “Only one nation’s pride was injured.”
Gloriously stupid is right, but that doesn’t make it any less hilarious.
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