Gayle King Says She Wasn’t "Afraid" During Dramatic R. Kelly Interview

Gayle King is the speak of the city proper now since she's being praised for her chill composure throughout her interview with R. Kelly, the place he cried, screamed, flailed and snotted his method by a couple of of his statements. The CBS tv host has now paid a go to to The Late Show with Stephen Colbert to debate the trending interview and the way she wasn't frightened of R. Kelly.

“We’ve seen him storm out of interviews earlier than, so I believed he was going to try this. I used to be pondering, I’m not finished with my questionsWhat can I do to avoid wasting this interview?” Gayle defined of Kelly's outburst. “I made a decision that if I sat there quietly, make eye contact with him, he would know I’m not going anyplace, that I’m simply ready for him to complete no matter that is.”

She added: "So what I used to be actually pondering to myself was: I am not finished with this interview, so I'll let him have his second. If I stood up even to consolation him, that would have been his invitation to say 'This is over.' So I did not interrupt his anger and let him have that."

Watch her full clarification beneath.