Willie Geist‘s interview with Tracy Morgan was stuffed with surprises—however he by no means anticipated this.
Through the April 14 episode of The Late Present, the Sunday At the moment host recalled how his day with the comic veered off track.
From the second Geist confirmed up at Morgan’s house outdoors New York in 2019, he knew the go to was going to be memorable. When the 2 sat down in Morgan’s examine, Geist famous it was an “actual duplicate” of the workplace Don Corleone had in The Godfather. He then noticed an Emmy, an Oscar and a Heisman Trophy on Morgan’s shelf.
“I stated, ‘Tracy, what’s going on over there?'” he recalled. “He stated to me, ‘Willie, that is America—cash talks,’ which I believe means he purchased somebody’s Heisman Trophy from them? I am not completely clear on that.”
Afterwards, the 30 Rock alum determined to indicate the journalist his automotive assortment. “He stated, ‘Willie, do you know that Lamborghini makes an SUV?'” Geist remembered. “A household pleasant, smart SUV, taking youngsters to soccer and issues like that.”