Selma Blair gave a candy tribute to longtime good friend Sarah Michelle Gellar whereas accepting the Folks’s Selection Award for the competitors contestant of 2022 on Dec. 6. Gellar offered the award to Blair in honor of her work on the newest season of “Dancing With the Stars.”
Blair started her speech by saying, “Oh my gosh, the final time I received an award was once I kissed you, Sarah. Good luck attraction for certain.” She was referencing when the pair received finest kiss on the 2000 MTV Film Awards for his or her lip-locking second in “Merciless Intentions.”
After thanking Disney+, her agent, and her “DWTS” companion, Sasha Farber, Blair returned to Gellar and stated, “Actually, thanks to Sarah for being there for every thing meaning one thing to me.” She continued, “I have been on this city a very long time, and I’ve so many superb associates that win issues like this, and this feels so superb, and I can not imagine the individuals gave me one thing after giving me a lot the previous few years of studying tips on how to join and to really feel supported by individuals and it means a lot.”
She additionally referred to as out Farber once more and stated, “Thanks, in fact, to Sasha for being my companion on this and discovering a method to assist me transfer higher. So at all times like to the those who love me, even when it is my son’s grandmother calling each ten minutes.” Blair concluded, “I really like you a lot, Sarah,” earlier than leaving the stage together with her good friend.
Blair ended up exiting “DWTS” earlier than she was formally eradicated due to points associated to her a number of sclerosis analysis. On the time, Gellar shared her assist for her good friend on Instagram, writing, “Lengthy earlier than @dancingwiththestars I knew you had been a ten, and now the world is aware of. Selma I’ve by no means been so pleased with you (and I am typically pleased with you) You make the remainder of us imagine that we are able to do something. That we are able to by no means hand over.”
She continued, “And a particular thanks to @sashafarber1 for making this expertise what it has been for James- pure pleasure. I’ll miss getting to observe the happiness radiate from Selma every week as she stepped on stage with you. Thanks for that present. And talking of gifts- @selmablair your love and friendship is the best present. I really like you Blair.”