Timberlake went on to poke more fun at himself in his speech, and also recently arrested Critics' Choice host T.J. Miller, whose somewhat confusing opening number involved a lot of bare belly flesh.
"How about T.J.'s opening? Made so much sense!" he joked again. "Little known fact: I was the one who first taught T.J. to belly whistle. So for any child or anyone watching right now -- the cast of Stranger Things -- on behalf of myself and A&E, we're sorry."