(CBS) Judd Apatow put the censors to work Thursday night during the Critics' Choice Movie Awards.
While accepting the best comedy award for "Bridesmaids" (he produced the film), Apatow had to be bleeped out three times during his speech.
He ended his acceptance speech with a dig at comedian Jerry Lewis.
"Jerry Lewis once said that he didn't think that women were funny. I'd like to say, with all respect, f--- you," he said.
"Bridesmaids," co-written by Kristin Wiig and Annie Mumolo, features a mostly-female cast that includes Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Rose Byrne and Ellie Kemper.
The film was also nominated in the acting ensemble category at Thursday's ceremony, and McCarthy was nominated for best supporting actress.
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