Speaking to Andy Cohen on "Watch What Happens Live" Monday night, the "Grey's Anatomy" star said she criticized the Emmys walking from the elevator into her interview and that her team is looking into why her comments made it to print.
The Associated Press had previously quoted Pompeo slamming the "dated" Emmys ceremony for its lack of diversity.
"That dance number was embarrassing. Did you see one person of color in that dance number?" she said.
Despite the mix up, Pompeo said she stood by her comments.
Here's that dance number she hated: