For the now-famous sit-down, the journalist, 64, chose a dress by Milly, she revealed Monday on “CBS This Morning.” The understated black Milly design — with a pointed scallop neckline, elbow-length sleeves and a knee-length hemline — previously cost $395, but is now on sale for $158.
King’s viral moment was recreated by Leslie Jones on “Saturday Night Live” this weekend with an identical dress, accessories and hairstyle, which King said her own stylist would be proud of.
Of the interview, King previously she was not as concerned for her safety as viewers were, as Kelly got heated and stood up while defending himself against sexual abuse allegations. “I was never worried he was going to hurt me. I was more worried that he was going to get up and leave,” she said in an article published by O, The Oprah Magazine after the sit-down.
“I did worry at some points that he might accidentally hit me, because he was so angry that he was flailing,” she said. “But I knew that I wasn’t in any real danger. I just kept thinking ‘OK, Robert, go ahead’ and that’s what I said.”