Josh Duhamel on Plane Fiasco: "I Feel Like an Idiot"

Celebrity News Dec. 9, 2010 AT 6:37PM
Josh Duhamel on Plane Fiasco: "I Feel Like an Idiot" Credit: George Napolitano/FilmMagic

Josh Duhamel has definitely learned his lesson.

The actor opened up about last week's incident where he was escorted off of a flight for refusing to turn off his BlackBerry. "I messed up. I feel like an idiot because of it," Duhamel, 38, told Entertainment Tonight.

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TMZ first reported that Duhamel was "very rude" and "taunting" a male flight attendant's repeated requests to stop texting. The Kentucky-bound plane then had to leave the NYC runway, which reportedly angered fellow passengers.

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"I meant no disrespect to the crew or the flight attendant or any of the people that were on the plane," the Transformers star lamented. "That's just not the person I try to be, and I just wanted a chance to apologize to the people that were affected by it."

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Duhamel then joked: "I probably need to check myself into 'BlackBerries Anonymous.'"

For more, tune into Entertainment Tonight on Friday, December 10.

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