Ahead of next week’s premiere of the latest season of “Arrested Development,” the New York Times’ Sopan Deb sat down with several cast members and discussed, among other things, an incident in which Jeffrey Tambor berated Jessica Walter, who plays his on-screen wife:

Many readers were shocked — not to mention disappointed — that co-stars Jason Bateman and Tony Hale seemed dismissive of Walter’s hurt, which even years later is still very raw.

Well, apparently the pushback got to Bateman, because this morning, he tweeted out a lengthy apology:

Hale tweeted this as well:

Shame that it took a New York Times article to prompt apologies … but better late than never, we suppose.