Playing a role in a movie is not an easy task. They have to give their best performance in every shot. Whether the shot requires a psyche character or even the drunk. To make it real the actors sometimes drink on the sets to get into their roles. Here are 5 actors who got drunk to film their scenes.
1) Julie Andrews
Julie Andrews admitted that she was drunk while performing the “Do-Re-Mi” sequence in the Sound of Music. The farmer that owned the land near where they were filming brewed his own schnapps in a barn, which Andrews would frequent when she practiced her guitar.
2) Brad Pitt and Edward Norton
During the filming of the movie “Fight Club,” Pitt and Norton got a little drunk and started hitting golf balls in an attempt to whack the catering truck. Director David Fincher began filming them and gave the two actors some lines to create a whole new scene for the movie.
3) Johnny Depp
While filming the movie “Rum diary,” Depp and his director Bruce Robinson kept a bottle of Chivas Regal close by. Apparently, Depp liked to treat himself to the drink, which resulted in him being drunk for portions of the finished product.
4) Margot Robbie
Margot Robbie’s role as Naomi, in the Wolf of Wall Street, was one of the most praised roles done by her. The movie has some explicit sex scenes. Robbie is in a few of these herself , and she was nervous to bare it all on camera to film with Leonardo DiCaprio. To calm herself, she took three shots of Tequila.
5) Natalie Portman and Mila Kunis
Natalie Portman and Mila Kunis did a love scene together for the movie “Black Swan,” they needed a little liquid courage before filming this scene. They shared a bottle of tequila to calm their nerves.