Access Hollywood identifies woman in Donald Trump tape as Nancy O'Dell

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Access Hollywood addressed former anchor Billy Bush's involvement Donald Trump's latest campaign scandal during Friday night's show after hot microphone audio of the two men making lewd comments about women back in 2005 was leaked online by The Washington Post.

"There were seven other people on the bus with Mr. Trump and Billy Bush at the time," host Natalie Morales said of the incident, noting that camera crew, Trump's security guard and his publicist were all present. She revealed that Nancy O'Dell, currently Entertainment Tonight co-host, was the woman Trump had been captured speaking crassly about.

"I did try and f— her. She was married," Trump can be heard saying about O'Dell. "And when you're a star they let you do it ... You can do anything." Bush is heard laughing along and agreeing with some of Trump's comments.

Read more: Donald Trump Caught on Hot Mic in 2005 Talking About Women: "When You're a Star, They Let You Do It"

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LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 18: TV personality Nancy O'Dell attends the 68th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Microsoft Theater on September 18, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Barry King/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 18: TV personality Nancy O'Dell attends the 68th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Microsoft Theater on September 18, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Barry King/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 18: TV personality Nancy O'Dell attends the 68th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Microsoft Theater on September 18, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - AUGUST 10: TV host Nancy O'Dell arrives at the CBS, CW, Showtime Summer TCA Party at Pacific Design Center on August 10, 2016 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images)
BOSTON, MA - JULY 04: Jimi Westbrook, Nancy O'Dell, Demi Lovato, Nick Jonas and Keith Lockhart speak to the press prior to the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular at the DCR Hatch Shell, broadcasted live on cbs, on July 4, 2016 in Boston, Massachusetts. Organizers estimate app. 500,000 people attended the Fourth of July celebration along the Charles River. (Photo by Paul Marotta/Getty Images)
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 15: TV personality Nancy O'Dell (L) and actress Oprah Winfrey arrive at the premiere of OWN's 'Greenleaf' at The Lot on June 15, 2016 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 17: Nancy O'Dell throws out the ceremonial first pitch at a baseball game between the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim and the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium on May 17, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Noel Vasquez/GC Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 01: TV Personalities Nancy O'Dell and Kevin Frazier speak onstage during the 2016 Daytime Emmy Awards at Westin Bonaventure Hotel on May 1, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Joe Scarnici/WireImage)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - APRIL 03: TV personality Nancy O'Dell attends the 51st Academy of Country Music Awards at MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 3, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Taylor Hill/FilmMagic)
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 03: Nancy O'Dell attends Best Buddies 'The Art of Friendship' Benefit Photo Auction, hosted by De Re Gallery, on March 3, 2016 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by JB Lacroix/WireImage)
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 03: TV personality/Best Buddies Global Ambassador Nancy O'Dell (L) and actress/Best Buddies Global Amassador Lauren Potter attend Best Buddies 'The Art of Friendship' Benefit Photo Auction, hosted by De Re Gallery, on March 3, 2016 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Rochelle Brodin/Getty Images for De Re Gallery)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - APRIL 03: Nancy O'Dell attends the 51st Academy of Country Music Awards at MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 3, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by JB Lacroix/WireImage)
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 03: Nancy O'Dell and Keith Zubchevich attend Best Buddies 'The Art of Friendship' Benefit Photo Auction, hosted by De Re Gallery, on March 3, 2016 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by JB Lacroix/WireImage)
TV personality Nancy O'Dell arrives at the 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards held at The Shrine Auditorium. (Photo by Frank Trapper/Corbis via Getty Images)
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 03: Model/Best Buddies Global Ambassador Cindy Crawford (L) and TV personality/Best Buddies Global Ambassador Nancy O'Dell attend Best Buddies 'The Art of Friendship' Benefit Photo Auction, hosted by De Re Gallery, on March 3, 2016 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Rochelle Brodin/Getty Images for De Re Gallery)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 30: TV personality Nancy O'Dell attends The 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on January 30, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. 25650_015 (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images for Turner)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JANUARY 10: TV personality Nancy O'Dell attends the 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 10, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by George Pimentel/WireImage)
TORRANCE, CA - OCTOBER 06: Television host Nancy O'Dell and Zendaya attend Nordstrom Del Amo Fashion Center Opening Gala at Nordstrom Del Amo Fashion Center on October 6, 2015 in Torrance, California. (Photo by Jerod Harris/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 20: TV personality Nancy O'Dell attends the 67th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Microsoft Theater on September 20, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
TORRANCE, CA - OCTOBER 06: Nancy O'Dell attends Nordstrom Del Amo Fashion Center's Opening Gala at Nordstrom Del Amo Fashion Center on October 6, 2015 in Torrance, California. (Photo by Tibrina Hobson/Getty Images)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JANUARY 10: 73rd ANNUAL GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS -- Pictured: TV personality Nancy O'Dell arrives to the 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 10, 2016. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 20: TV personality Nancy O'Dell arrives at the 67th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at the Microsoft Theater on September 20, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Barry King/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 20: TV personality Nancy O'Dell attends the 67th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Microsoft Theater on September 20, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by John Shearer/WireImage)
BURBANK, CA - APRIL 26: Nancy O'Dell arrives at the 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards held at Warner Bros. Studios on April 26, 2015 in Burbank, California. (Photo by Michael Tran/FilmMagic)
BURBANK, CA - APRIL 26: TV personalities Kevin Frazier (L) and Nancy O'Dell speak onstage during The 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards at Warner Bros. Studios on April 26, 2015 in Burbank, California. (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for NATAS)
ARLINGTON, TX - APRIL 19: Recording artists Kenny Chesney (L) and Garth Brooks (R) pose with television host Nancy O'Dell (C) backstage during the 50th Academy of Country Music Awards at AT&T Stadium on April 19, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Rick Diamond/ACM2015/Getty Images for dcp)
ARLINGTON, TX - APRIL 19: TV personality Nancy O'Dell attends the 50th Academy Of Country Music Awards at AT&T Stadium on April 19, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Rick Kern/WireImage)
ARLINGTON, TX - APRIL 19: Nancy O'Dell attends the 50th Academy Of Country Music Awards at AT&T Stadium on April 19, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Gary Miller/FilmMagic)
DALLAS, TX - APRIL 17: Co-host Nancy O'Dell attends the ACM Lifting Lives Gala at the Omni Hotel on April 17, 2015 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Jason Kempin/ACM2015/Getty Images for dcp)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - APRIL 13: TV personality Nancy O'Dell arrives for the Premiere Of Marvel's 'Avengers Age Of Ultron' held at Dolby Theatre on April 13, 2015 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images)
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The resurfaced audio was reportedly recorded when the Republican presidential candidate appeared on the program to discuss his cameo on the Days of Our Lives. He was newly married to Melania Trump at the time.

During an aired segment, Trump told Bush he checked with wife Melania before guesting on the soap drama. "I didn't want to do it. I asked Melania, 'Is it okay?' because the place is loaded up with beautiful women from what I understand."

Bush released a statement about the audio leak Friday: "Obviously I'm embarrassed and ashamed. It's no excuse, but this happened eleven years ago - I was younger, less mature, and acted foolishly in playing along. I'm very sorry."

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Donald Trump Photographed interviewing playboy centerfold hopefuls at U.N. Plaza hotel for 40th. Anniversary issue. See Attached press recluse gals (Hopefuls) sitting atop Piano are: 1. Brigette, 2. Donna Salvatore and 3. Lisa Madison B/W EMB. June 03, 1993. (Photo by Michael Norcia / (c) NYP Holdings, Inc. via Getty Images)
NEW YORK CITY - MAY 3: Donald Trump attends 40th Anniversary of Playboy Magazine Party on May 3, 1993 at the Park Hyatt Hotel in New York City. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
NEW YORK CITY - MAY 3: Donald Trump attends Playboy Magazine 40th Anniversary Press Party on May 3, 1993 at the Plaza Park Hyatt Hotel in New York City. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
NEW YORK CITY - MAY 3: Donald Trump attends Playboy Magazine 40th Anniversary Press Party on May 3, 1993 at the Plaza Park Hyatt Hotel in New York City. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
NEW YORK CITY - MAY 3: Donald Trump attends Playboy Magazine 40th Anniversary Press Party on May 3, 1993 at the Plaza Park Hyatt Hotel in New York City. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
NEW YORK CITY - MAY 3: Donald Trump attends Playboy Magazine 40th Anniversary Press Party on May 3, 1993 at the Plaza Park Hyatt Hotel in New York City. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Donald Trump and Playmate Lisa (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
NEW YORK CITY - MAY 3: Donald Trump attends 40th Anniversary of Playboy Magazine Party on May 3, 1993 at the Park Hyatt Hotel in New York City. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
NEW YORK CITY - MAY 3: Donald Trump attends 40th Anniversary of Playboy Magazine Party on May 3, 1993 at the Park Hyatt Hotel in New York City. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
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In his own statement, Trump said: "This was locker room banter, a private conversation that took place many years ago. Bill Clinton has said far worse to me on the golf course — not even close. I apologize if anyone was offended."

Access Hollywood previously declined to comment on the controversy ahead of Friday night's show.


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