"Well, she's a sweetie," the star gushed as his cute puppy came out to chat.
Theroux, 46, couldn't have been more in love with his canine companion, and he even took to Instagram a few days earlier to share some snapshots showing Kuma asking some tough questions during a prior press day.
"Fur real, how is this even pawsible?!" Theroux captioned the hilarious photo of his huggable pit bull sitting across from him in a mock interview. "Dogged journalist Kuma hounding me by barking ruff and dograding questions at The Spy Who Dumped me press day. #sloppyjournalism #barknews! #farfetchedstory #Pupcornmovie #ughpunsihatemyself."