Katie Holmes Tells Ellen About Infamous Penis Candy
Katie Holmes visits Ellen DeGeneres‘ show for an interview scheduled to air on Friday, and she discusses her daughter Suri Cruise‘s well-publicized encounter with “adult” candy. “Recently, I took her to get ice cream in New York at this place called Serendipity that we go to all the time,” says Holmes. “It’s for kids. The clientele is children.”
The actress-mom continues, “We go in and we are waiting for a table and she grabs some gummies that are boy part gummies. I was horrified.” DeGeneres asks Holmes to clarify what she meant by “boy part.” “P-e-n-i-s gummies,” explains Holmes. “I said, oh wow, those aren’t Swedish fish.” “Even I know that,” jokes DeGeneres.
Holmes then describes how Suri held the box of “p-e-n-i-s gummies” just long enough for paparazzi to get a good look. “I was like, why are they selling these here? This is for kids. And then it was on the cover of a magazine that I’m giving her those gummies,” says Holmes, explaining, “Yes, they were taking photos of it. I was like, oh my God, no. We put them back.”
But the damage was done.”So now people think you’re feeding your child p-e-n-i-s gummy bears,” DeGeneres says to Holmes. And that’s how a tabloid rumor is born…