But he was rescued in Spider-Man style… by Spider-Man himself: Andrew Garfield.
He said that part of the show was a musical number that included songs and dancers with spears.
“About halfway through the dance, the tip of one of the spears comes flying off the handle right toward us at our table,” he said during his monologue Tuesday night. “And out of nowhere, I swear to God this happened, Andrew Garfield rushed forward and snatched her out of the air, like Spider-Man.”
This made Kimmel wonder.
“It might really be Spider-Man,” Kimmel said. “Just as Spider-Man would have done had he been in a secret mode. His shirt popped open. My wife was on the verge of resuscitation.”
The moment was not captured on video.
But Kimmel showed the spear as well as a picture of him and Garfield holding it on their table: