'60 Minutes' Misidentifies Kim Cattrall As Margaret Trudeau

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Well, this is awkward.

In a segment on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Sunday night, "60 Minutes" accidentally showed a photo of Kim Cattrall, calling her Margaret Trudeau.

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"60 Minutes" misidentified actress Kim Cattrall, left, with Pierre Trudeau. (Screenshot/CBS)

The "Sex and the City" actress reportedly dated Trudeau's father, former prime minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau.

Pierre married Justin's mother, Margaret, in 1971. They separated six years later.

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Former prime minister Pierre Trudeau and his then-wife Margaret enjoy a dance at an annual Liberal party fundraiser. (Photo: Boris Spremo/Toronto Star via Getty Images)

In 1981, Pierre Trudeau was photographed at events like the Genie Awards with Cattrall, who grew up on Vancouver Island and still owns a home there.

"He was so incredibly sexy," she told a biographer who profiled the former PM. "He was very soft-spoken, incredibly smart, sensitive."

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Pierre Trudeau arrives for the Genie Awards ceremony with actress Kim Cattrall in Toronto on March 12, 1981. (Photo: Canadian Press)

"60 Minutes" apologized for the mix-up on Monday. "We regret the error on one of the several video and still images shown of Margaret Trudeau. It was corrected online last night," a spokesman told The Hollywood Reporter.

Canadians were quick to point out the gaffe on Twitter:

Including Cattrall herself:

Margaret Trudeau was given an honorary degree from Simon Fraser University in B.C. last week for her mental health advocacy work. The prime minister turned up as a surprise guest at the ceremony, giving a short speech praising his mother.

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