We take advantage of April 1 to focus on these Hollywood stars who make jokes on film sets. Among the little jokers, we find in particular George Clooney, Tom Cruise and Alan Rickman.
CHANNING TATUM MAKES A JACK ON TARON EGERTON
Frankly relaxed atmosphere on the set of Kingsman: The Golden Circle, released in theaters in 2017. In an interview with to People magazine, Briton Taron Egerton reveals that he and Channing Tatum were making little jokes on the set.
“I put a mannequin with a wig in Channing’s dressing room. A mannequin with empty wine bottles and high heels that allowed him to stand up. One morning, Channing came to his dressing room and believed that there was really someone, he was scared “, recalls Egerton. In revenge, Channing Tatum, on the last day of filming, filled Egerton’s dressing room … with twenty inflatable dolls!
GEORGE CLOONEY Jokes on BRAD PITT
On the set of the Ocean’s saga, George Clooney and Brad Pitt regularly made little jokes. In an interview granted to IGN, the first tells what made him “endure” for a month the second: “When we filmed in Rome, Brad had a memo written in Italian that pointed out to the whole Italian crew that Mr. Clooney would appreciate being called only Danny Ocean or Mr. Ocean, and that he shouldn’t be called Danny Ocean or Mr. Ocean. look him in the eye. “
“Wherever I go, it was ‘OK, Mr. Ocean’laughs Clooney. “When I realized it was a joke, that I saw this piece of paper that made me sound like a diva, I thought to myself that I had to return the favor to Brad.” This answer will be two stickers stuck on Brad Pitt’s car, one of which will be rude to the actor to be arrested by the police.
BEN AFFLECK Jokes on Henry Cavill
On the poster for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill obviously had a good laugh on the set. In a video posted on social networks, the first named took pleasure in redecorating the second’s dressing room in the colors of the batman, including in the room a number of figurines bearing the likeness of Batman. “Henry Cavill, I’m flattered. I didn’t know you were such a fan.”, says a funny Ben Affleck to illustrate the said video.
JEFFREY WRIGHT MAKES A JACK ON JENNIFER LAWRENCE
During the filming of The Hunger Games – Mockingjay: Part 1, actor Jeffrey Wright made Jennifer Lawrence believe he was giving her jewelry. Except that in the small box supposed to contain this sweet gift were actually … locusts! “It was horrible, there were in my dressing room for months, impossible to make them leave”, remembers the actress at ABC News microphone.
MICHAEL GAMBON AND ALAN RICKMAN GIVE A JACK TO DANIEL RADCLIFFE
When Harry Potter becomes … Harry Whoopers! During the filming of Prisoner of Azkaban, experienced Michael Gambon and Alan Rickman used the good old whoopee pillow gag during a scene where the little wizard character is lying in a sleeping bag. Objective of the two malicious actors: to make believe that Daniel Radcliffe was at the origin of the flatulence during the filming of this dramatic sequence!
“I think I laughed a lot, I was probably a little embarrassed, but it was really very funny”, said Radcliffe during a Reddit discussion.
GEORGE CLOONEY Jokes RYAN GOSLING
George clooney, during the filming of the Marches of Power, played the schoolboy card with Ryan Gosling. In an interview granted to Extra, the latter says: “George comes to you, he tells you something very serious, and then as you walk you realize that your pants are soaked. He had some kind of water spray, he was spraying your crotch all the time.”
TOM CRUISE MAKES SIMON PEGG A Joke
During a stint at the Graham Norton Show, actor Simon Pegg has revealed that Tom Cruise played a little joke on him on the set of Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation. During a chase scene that required five days of shooting in Casablanca, the interpreter of Ethan Hunt had fun discreetly turning on Pegg’s heated seat. Note that Tom Cruise, joker but responsible, also made sure to regularly hydrate his filmmate!
CHRIS PINE & SIMON PEGG GIVE A JACK TO THE STAR TREK: INTO DARKNESS TEAM
We find Simon pegg who, with help from Chris Pine, played the whole Star Trek Into Darkness team well. Actor Benedict Cumberbatch, one of the protagonists of the film, remember : “We were filming in this pretty futuristic sci-fi venue, and they convinced me that I needed to apply neutron cream to protect myself from the radiation.” Several actors have thus fallen into the trap. And of course, there is no “neutron cream” in the tube, but an all the more normal skin lotion!
TOM HANKS Jokes on JULIA ROBERTS
On the set of the comedy It’s Never Too Late, actor Tom Hanks played a hell of a trick on Julia Roberts. Fan of knitting, the latter was surprised to land on the set one morning and see the entire team knitting! “I arrived there and absolutely everyone was knitting … There were 65 men knitting”, se remembers, amused, the actress.
HARRISON FORD Jokes Carrie Fisher
Shooting a blockbuster doesn’t stop having fun. The proof with Episode 4 of the Star Wars saga, which saw Harrison Ford make funny jokes at Carrie Fisher. The latter tells as well as for his birthday, the interpreter of Han Solo hid naked in his closet, then he pretended to commit suicide by putting a tie around his neck.