John Mulaney has a particular friendship with girlfriend Olivia Munn’s mom, Kim Munn.
“Me and Olivia’s mother hang around all day and all evening,” the comic, 41, quipped through the Thursday, October 12, episode of The Late Present With Stephen Colbert. “Once we first had [our] child, she got here to stick with us for some time, together with Olivia’s stepdad and it was wonderful [that] we grew to become, like, on the spot buddies.”
Mulaney and Kim, 68, quickly began a nightly custom of watching “one to 2 Korean interval items” on TV. (Kim hails from Vietnam, however in line with Mulaney, has an affinity for Korean overseas language movies.) The pair ultimately stumbled upon Park Chan-wook’s 2016 movie The Handmaiden — and have been caught off-guard by a few of its racy content material.
“I’m sitting with the great Miss Kim, we’re on the sofa collectively, and we discover this Korean movie referred to as The Handmaiden,” he recalled to host Stephen Colbert. “Set within the early twentieth century, it’s about this e-book collector and this saved girl. We’re watching the movie [and] It’s proper up our alley: Korea, old style, good. It turns into, Stephen, probably the most graphic, sexual, erotic [movie]. I used to be actually like, ‘That is what individuals imply by erotic.’”
Whereas Mulaney joked that he “can’t say” an excessive amount of in regards to the onscreen lesbian relationship due to CBS’ broadcast requirements, he admitted it was significantly awkward to look at together with his associate’s mom.
“I look over [and] me and Miss Kim are beneath the identical blanket, I understand,” Mulaney added. “And Olivia’s mother appears to be like over at me and goes, ‘I believe they [are] a bit bit lesbian. What do you suppose?’”
Issues received extra uncomfortable when Mulaney and Kim reached the movie’s “off-the-charts” oral intercourse scene.
“It’s a lot that it’s a must to have a look at one another,” he mentioned. “So I simply look over at her and he or she’s watching me and he or she goes, ‘Hormone[s], all people received ’em. What do you suppose?’”
Us Weekly confirmed Mulaney’s relationship with Olivia, now 43, in Could 2021 following his break up from ex-wife Anna Marie Tendler. They welcomed their first child, son Malcolm, six months later.
Olivia, for her half, doesn’t take pleasure in watching Korean motion pictures with Mulaney and her mother. In actual fact, Mulaney instructed Colbert, 59, on Thursday that Olivia opted out after discovering his complete listing of “Films to Watch With Miss Kim.”
“She [said], ‘That is extra effort than you place into any of our date nights,’” Mulaney joked.