Martin Short has spoken out about an on-air incident in which Kathie Lee Gifford asked him about his dead wife, unaware that she had passed away in 2010, E! Online reports.
Short accepted Gifford’s apology for the incident, the story reports. "On live television, people make mistakes. There’s no ill will intended," Short said.
After the gaffe, Gifford tweeted, "I send my sincerest apologies to @MartinShort and his family. "He handled situation w/enormous grace and kindness and I’m so grateful."
To read the exchange and see a clip of the interview, click here.