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Tom Brady regrets Netflix roast jokes about his divorce affecting his kid

Thursday, 16/05/2024, 15:07 (GMT+7)

Tom Brady acknowledges that his jokes regarding his divorce from Gisele Bündchen had an 'impact' on his children and family. 

Tom Brady gained attention after attending Netflix's "The Roast of Tom Brady"

A few days ago,Tom Brady, the former NFL quarterback, found himself at the center of attention during Netflix's "The Roast of Tom Brady."

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Tom Brady regrets Netflix roast jokes about his divorce affecting his kids. Image Credits: Getty

Additionally, the show, featuring comedians and fellow athletes, became a hit with viewers. However, Brady's experience wasn't all laughter and applause.

The jokes about Tom Brady on Netflix's "The Roast of Tom Brady' quickly went viral and sparked discussion on social media.

During the show, Tom Brady sparked debate after his jokes, including snapping at Robert Kraft and the sports star taking aim at Kanye West and ex-wife Kim Kardashian.

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The roast, featuring top comedians, was hugely popular. Image Credits: Getty

Tom Brady's moment of humor not only sparked debate but also impacted his children.

There were many viral moments from the live special. However, not every moment was well-received. 

While Brady appreciated the humor directed at himself, some of the jokes had unintended consequences. 

Tom Brady's jokes during his interview with The Pivot Podcast.

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Brady found jokes about himself funny but was troubled by those impacting his children. Image Credits: Getty

In an interview on The Pivot Podcast, Tom Braday revealed that certain remarks affected his children. Brady, who has three kids—a son and daughter with ex-wife Gisele Bündchen and another son with Bridget Moynahan—realized that signing up for a roast required thick skin. 

Roasts are often seen as a mark of respect or affection for the subject. Comedians take aim at various aspects of the honoree's life, including personal relationships.

In Brady's case, many jokes revolved around his marriage and subsequent divorce from Bündchen, which was announced in October 2022 after 13 years together.

However, Tom Brady admitted that his jokes had an impact on his child.

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He shares three children with Gisele Bündchen and Bridget Moynahan. Image Credits: Getty

Brady admitted to The Pivoy that he enjoyed the jokes when they were about him personally. However, he didn't appreciate how they affected his children. 

He said: 'I didn’t like the way they affected my kids."

After his jokes during the show, Tom Brady remains committed to being a better parent.

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Brady emphasized the importance of laughter, but not at family well-being's expense. Image Credits: Getty

After admitting that his jokes affected his children, he emphasized that he would learn from the experience and strive to be a better parent. Laughter is essential, but not at the expense of family well-being.

He said: “I’m going to be a better parent as I go forward because of it. At the same time, I’m happy everyone who was there had a lot of fun. If we’re not laughing about things, we’re crying.

"We should have more fun. What do we love? We love laughing in the locker room. Let’s do more of that and love each other and celebrate other people’s success.”

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Brady vows to be a better parent after the roast experience. Image Credits: Getty

Despite the challenges, Brady remains open to humor at his own expense. 

He acknowledged that sometimes naivety plays a role, but he appreciates when people poke fun at him. Whether it's watching Premier League soccer, golf, or comedy shows, Brady values laughter.   His decision to participate in the roast was influenced by his relationship with comedian Jeff Ross, even though the full picture isn't always visible.