Oh wow, this is awkward. “Django Unchained” has generated controversy over its use of the n-word. (“Guy Code” cast member Donnell Rawlings says it’s no big deal, because at least Quentin Tarantino “did not have the actors use the slave voice.”) But entertainment reporter Jake Hamilton of FOX Houston probably regrets asking Samuel L. Jackson about it.
“The word would be…?” Jackson responds to Hamilton’s question.
“I don’t like to say it,” Hamilton explains, adding that he’s never said it.
“Try it. TRY IT!” Jackson shouts. “We’re not gonna have this conversation unless you say it.”
It’s a hugely uncomfortable conversation. All that’s missing is Jackson’s famous “Pulp Fiction” line, “I dare you… I double dare you, motherf***er.” Watch below: