The Celebrity Juice star said recent events had made him reconsider his actions on the show.
Floyd's tragic death has led to riots in the US and outcry across the world.
"I said, 'do you want to talk about *your* dead friend?'," the Home Alone star revealed.
Peter Andre Defends Decision To Join Michael Jackson Show, Thriller Live: 'It's All About The Music'
The reality star and singer will perform the hits of Jackson in the West End production.
We’re not sure whether we owe the Duchess of Sussex privacy or she owes us exposure, especially when taxpayers’ money is involved, freelance journalist Joanna York writes.
"He couldn't seem to cope with adult company at all."
Michael Jackson fans are marking the tenth anniversary of the death of the “King of Pop” today. With a wealth of musical works and short films, Jackson stands as a pop titan as well as a controversial figure. Ongoing allegations of child sexual abuse were revealed in an HBO documentary earlier this year.
Conversations about Jackson's personal life have persisted, with four-hour documentary Leaving Neverland making allegations against him earlier this year.
Madonna Defends Michael Jackson Over Sex Abuse Allegations: ‘People Are Innocent Until Proven Guilty’
The pair became friends at the height of their fame.
"Everything in this movie was deliberate, that is one thing I can guarantee you..."