'Girls Trip' Star Tiffany Haddish Jokes About The Controversial Grapefruit Method

Made famous by Auntie Angel, the controversial move makes a hilarious appearance in the upcoming comedy.

Sydney Scott Jul, 18, 2017

We are super excited about the upcoming comedy Girls Trip!

The cast of the film recently spoke with ESSENCE about the upcoming comedy, which follows four friends reconnecting during a trip to ESSENCE Fest.

There’s one memorable scene, inspired by this video, that fans will no doubt find hilarious, but Girls Trip star Tiffany Haddish jokingly reveals that she’s been grapefruiting long before Auntie Angels iconic video.

Girls Trip hits theaters July 21.

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[BLANK_AUDIO] We want to jump right into it, the grapefruit scene. Okay. Yes. Right in your mouth. It's right there. Right in your mouth. Have you guys seen the actually Auntie Angel video and what were your reactions? Yes. Well, I felt like she was still in motion because I been doing that since, [LAUGH] 2002. And I was like, who told her about my ****. [LAUGH] But, all right, she wanna teach the world, teach the world. I talk about it on stage, Okay. I've done jokes about it for years. But her, actually, she damaged right. I was gonna say, you should have talk to her about that 10%. Im not worried about the 10%, I'm not worried 10%, wait as a manager, I'd like to jump in [INAUDIBLE] commission. Wait, hold up, 10%. What did you all think about the actual video and seeing the reactions? I thought the video was great. I saw it like four years ago. Your eyes kind of glazed over when you just did it right now. You realize? Jada did know about [INAUDIBLE] Yes. You know who told me about it, was Will. [LAUGH] [CROSSTALK] Did he put it in a suggestion box [CROSSTALK]? [LAUGH] I was like, are you trying to- [LAUGH] He's like, you gotta see this video. [LAUGH] Okay, why? You trying to tell me something? Something aint right? What's going on? But yeah, I thought it was really interesting. Interesting and very funny. Never tried it, but nonetheless, You know how. I know how. Especially, yes. And I really know how because I got a hands on tutorial from Tiffany Haddish. What to do, and what not to do. That's right, hands on tutorial. And now you're sharing that With the world. So you gifted people in more ways than they can imagine, yeah. [CROSSTALK] That's right. We bring it. Relationships are going to grow stronger after this said. Yeah. She's going to have lots of starters [CROSSTALK] And the grapefruit business. [LAUGH] The grapefruit business. Everybody buy stock in grapefruit. Grapefruit farms I'm invested in because I feel like the sale of grapefruits will go up. Right. Absolutely. Valentine's Day, don't worry about the flowers. Okay. Flowers and grapefruit, actually. Yeah. Do get the flowers. Just throw them with some fruit.