Watch! Denzel's Reaction to Being a Meme Will Scare You

LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 02:  Actor Denzel Washington sits ringside at "Mayweather VS Pacquiao" presented by SHOWTIME PPV And HBO PPV at MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 2, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images for SHOWTIME)

Watch! Denzel's Reaction to Being a Meme Will Scare You

He was not here for it.

Published September 15, 2016

Last year, Denzel Washington was spotted at the Mayweather/Pacquiao fight sporting a very, shall we say, interesting look. Photos of him at the event quickly went viral thanks to the genius internet meme called "Uncle Denzel."

We all had a good laugh, but how did the Oscar winner feel about being a Twitter punchline? A new interview with Global Grind, during which the Magnificent Seven actor meets "Uncle Denzel" for the first time, gives us the answer — and it's not pretty.

See Denzel pop off on those who snickered, below:

In case you missed the "Uncle Denzel" phenomenon the first time around (seriously, where were you?), here's a taste:

A photo posted by Tyler (@tlo_greeen) on

A photo posted by Mike Profit (@oceanwavemike) on

A photo posted by Mia (@curlycrown86) on

C'mon, Zel. It's a little funny.

See more of Denzel's clap back with BET Breaks, above.

Written by Evelyn Diaz

(Photo: Ethan Miller/Getty Images for SHOWTIME)

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