She says her name is pronounced Tie-gen (like the thing guys wear to work) instead of Tee-gen (like the shirt).
Off camera, her mother confirmed it with a "Yep!"
"I'm exhausted of living this lie".
"I don't correct people, ever".
Chrissy Teigen has been letting fans mispronounce her last name for years. "They can call me Janet and I won't", she wrote. In all the time you've spent delivering acceptance speeches, Mr. EGOT, you couldn't once clarify the pronunciation of your wife's last name? Wow. Over the summer, she shared close-up images of her stretch marks, and explained to fans that they're part of her "new body".
There are many pronunciations that are debated on a daily basis; do you say scone as in cone or scone as in gone?
SpaceX will take a Japanese billionaire on a trip around the Moon
That's right, six to eight artists "that represent Earth", will be invited by Maezawa to join him on his mission to the moon . He also mentioned that SpaceX spends less than five percent of its budget on the BFR, but it could increase.
Chrissy Teigen is very much a household name - but as it turns out, the name everyone is saying is wrong. "I grew up pronouncing 'gran-dee, ' and I feel my grandpa, and I desire I said 'gran-dee" extra".
Then when Rancic asked if she preferred Tie-gen or Tee-gen, the mum-of-two made a shock admission.
Well, at least there are others out ther who feel her pain.
We're actually not sure why we've been pronouncing Martin Scorsese's last name as "Scor-say-zee" all along.