By Dailymail.com Reporter
Published: 14:06 GMT, 15 March 2019 | Updated: 14:06 GMT, 15 March 2019
Jason Sudeikis is stepping in for Ellen Friday's episode of her show.
And the comic, 43, admitted he was a very, very big fan of the comedienne during his college days during his time.
'I had a crush on her, a full blown crush on her' Jason revealed, 'I thought she was hilarious, beautiful blue eyes.'
Smitten: Jason Sudeikis admitted to having a crush on Ellen during his college days while guest hosting her talk show for Friday's episode
'At this point I didn't have any idea that she might not be... interested in me. Or someone like me, with my physical make up,' he bumbled.
'You know, having some things. Lacking others.'
'So then once I found out Ellen was gay, that wasn't easy for me. But I moved on. There's other fish in the sea,' joked the husband of Olivia Wilde, who later called the Booksmart director his 'true love.'
Before dishing about his crush he explained why the stand-up meant so much to him, saying: 'I grew up idolizing Ellen, she was actually a big hero of mine...'
Object of his affection: 'I had a crush on her, a full blown crush on her' Jason revealed, 'I thought she was hilarious, beautiful blue eyes' he dished
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