"I think she would probably admit that it’s not her best work. But the girl is crazy talented, she really is. She’s an amazing woman, an amazing human being, really," Duhamel, who was also photographed bringing Fergie flowers after her performance, told Ellen DeGeneres. "It’s hard to see somebody you care about get beat up like that. But that’s the business. You’re in this business, you put yourself out there. Sometimes you win and sometimes you don’t."
ET has reached out to reps for Duhamel and Gonzalez for comment.