One of the primary reveals to formally reopen is none apart from “Waitress,” during which Nick Cordero famously starred as Rankontre Earl. In order to pay homage not only to the return of live performances, but additionally to Cordero’s demise, Kloots took center stage to say a couple of phrases about her late husband. And, in true BFF trend, Braff got here by to indicate his help (via CNN). Cordero died in 2020 from COVID-related complications, per Page Six. Although the rumors weren’t true, they continued gushing over each other in interviews.