Arci Muñoz couldn’t assist however really feel giddy over lastly meeting her “Papa Mochi,” TV host-comedian James Corden, whereas on a visit to Nevada.
The actress gushed over her encounter with Corden at what seems to be a restaurant in Las Vegas, Nevada, as seen on her Instagram web page yesterday, March 25.
Muñoz referred to Corden as “Papa Mochi,” a nickname that the Korean boy group BTS known as the host in their varied appearances in “The Late Late Show with James Corden.”
“Nameet ko na si papa ko (I got to meet my father), Papa Mochi. I am your son’s wife, Baby Mochi’s wife,” she mentioned. Muñoz was referring to BTS member Jimin who is typically known as “Baby Mochi” by BTS followers, the ARMY.
Corden was underneath hearth final yr after he made a joke on his discuss present describing the followers of BTS as “15-year-old girls,” a comment that ARMY thought-about “ageist” and that led them to demand that Corden take away “Papa Mochi” from his Twitter bio on the time.
The TV host mentioned on his discuss present final November 2021 that he thought the age-related joke was “wrong” and that BTS assured him that he might nonetheless be known as “Papa Mochi.”
Earlier this month, BTS returned to Seoul to play for his or her Korean followers for the primary time since 2019. They have been additionally named Artist of the 12 months in the American Music Awards in November final yr.
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