Moynihan recalled on “Late Night with Seth Meyers” Monday that he took two high school friends to a party after one of his “SNL” sends from DeVito.
As he passed a car, Moynihan recalled being pulled by the neck and thinking he was being assaulted.
It was actually DeVito himself, who asked, “Do you think it’s funny to play me?”
But DeVito immediately let go and cleared up, saying, “I love you, kid,” Moynihan recalled.
Moynihan, now a regular on the show “Mr. Maire”, couldn’t have been happier to be ambushed by the big “Taxi”.
“I just got attacked by Danny DeVito in front of my high school buddies,” he told Meyers. “I did it.”
Fast forward to 5:40 for DeVito memory: