Freddie Prinze Jr. trolls Sarah Michelle Gellar over her 'ridiculous' trousers

Sarah Michelle Gellar poses in her 'ridiculous' trousers. Image: Instagram - @sarahmgellar

Freddie Prinze Jr. has jokingly trolled his wife Sarah Michelle Gellar over her "ridiculous" new trousers.

The Buffy the Vampire Slayer actress took to Instagram on Thursday to upload a photo of herself posing in a black outfit and matching headband in front of a staircase in her home.

"When your husband thinks your pants are slightly ridiculous, what do you do!?!?" she wrote in the caption, "Obviously, you take tonnes of dramatic pictures, and spam him with them (and yes, I'm still wearing my daughter's headband) more to come @realfreddieprinze."

Sarah's post quickly attracted hundreds of comments from fans, with most praising her fashion choices, including designer Christian Siriano, who wrote, "Chiccc," and actress Zoey Deutch, who simply commented with the fire emoji.

Yet, Freddie didn't back down with his disapproval of the loose-fitting elasticated black trousers.

"No babe, trash bag sweat pants are obviously not ridiculous (facepalm emoji)," the 43-year-old humorously replied.

But it seems Sarah is not yet ready to give up on the ensemble as she also shared several more snaps of herself wearing the outfit at home on her Instagram Stories.

"Do I wear them again?" she asked her 2.9 followers in a poll. "Do you think they will grow on @realfreddieprinze if I just keep wearing them?!?"

And it seems the majority of Sarah's fans think she shouldn't give up on the controversial trousers, with 80 per cent voting for her to give the look another whirl.

Sarah, 42, and Freddie have been married since 2002, having met on the set of 1997 teen horror I Know What You Did Last Summer. They share two children; 10-year-old daughter Charlotte and son Rocky, seven.

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