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03/08/2013 03:03 pm ET Updated Mar 08, 2013

Craig Ferguson, Zach Braff Starred In Unaired 'High' Pilot With Gwyneth Paltrow In 1989 (VIDEO)

Zach Braff and Craig Ferguson reminisced on "The Late Late Show" Thursday night about a long-lost CBS pilot they shot together 25 years ago. It was called "High," also starred a 17-year-old Gwyneth Paltrow and sadly never made it to air.

Ferguson showed a clip from the show in which a young Braff got called into the principal's office and demonstrated to his teacher (a plump-looking Ferguson) how to use the cutting-edge technology of 1989: a Game Boy.

Both Braff and Ferguson were cracking up over how far they'd come. "I was terrified. I look at that and I see a nervous actor. It was my first gig," Braff remembered. Meanwhile, Ferguson recalled that the pilot was shot four years before he entered rehab for alcoholism. "Weren't you scared, a fat guy smelling like beer being that close to you?" he joked.

Check out the full "Late Late Show" segment below:

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