In accordance with Roberts, her mom, Kelly Cunningham, will not be tech savvy and had a flip cellphone till three years in the past.
So the “Scream Queens” star received her mother an iPhone for Mom’s Day.
“I used to be, like, ‘Now we are able to FaceTime and iMessage. And like, how candy,'” Roberts stated. “And it was simply such a love fest. And it was the worst factor I ever did.”
Looks like the difficulty began when Cunningham arrange Google alerts about her daughter and began checking in typically in regards to the veracity of a number of the tales floating round.
Then the matriarch joined Instagram and issues actually took a flip.
Her mom took it upon herself to reply, “Sure” and to obtain congratulations with “Thanks a lot! Very excited.”
“It was a catastrophe,” Roberts stated. “And I discovered all of it out on a aircraft so I could not get to her. Like, I could not name her or assault her. I may simply iMessage along with her and DM her and ask her to please cease.”
Cunningham did not perceive all the fuss as a result of she confused the tabloid report with Roberts going public.
The pair had a little bit of backwards and forwards over it, and Roberts instructed Kimmel, “I blocked her at one level. It was my solely weapon.”
“She texted me at 2 a.m., ‘Queen, did you block me? Unhappy face,'” Roberts stated. “I used to be like, ‘Sure, I did block you.’ Then I unblocked her. It has been an Instagram battle with my mom that I by no means noticed coming.”
All is properly now it appears, and the nonetheless pregnant Roberts joked that some day will probably be “a superb story to inform the infant.”