"We have to start killing more characters to make room for the new ones," interrupted Weiss.
At Ohio State University earlier this year, President Obama was interrupted while trying to talk about rising gas prices.
After our talk—and, of course, much more research—I filed a version of the following story on my website Hollywood, interrupted.
c.1400, "to interfere with a legal right," from Latin interruptus, past participle of interrumpere "break apart, break off," from inter- "between" (see inter-) + rumpere "to break" (see rupture (n.), and compare corrupt). Meaning "to break into (a speech, etc.)" is early 15c. Related: Interrupted; interrupting.
1957, originally in computers, from interupt (v.).