BRADLEY COOPER SAYS FILMING HIS NUDE SCENE IN NIGHTMARE ALLEY WAS “PRETTY HEAVY:” According to People, Bradley Cooper said he was naked on set for six hours while shooting his full-frontal scene for Nightmare Alley. “I remember reading in the script and thinking, 'He's a pickled punk in that bathtub and it's to story. You have to do it,'” Cooper said. He added that filming the scene was “pretty heavy” for him, but he also said, “The content of what the movie is, what we were exploring, in order to do it in a real way, it demanded that we'd be naked emotionally and soulfully.”
RUPERT GRINT EXPLAINS HIS “TRICKY” RELATIONSHIP WITH J.K. ROWLING: Harry Potter actor Rupert Grint wrote a piece for UK’s The Times Saturday (January 15th) in which he says Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling is like “an auntie.” He continued, writing, “I don’t necessarily agree with everything my auntie says, but she’s still my auntie. It’s a tricky one.” After Rowling posted several transphobic tweets in 2020, Grint told Us Weekly, “I firmly stand with the trans community. Trans women are women. Trans men are men. We should all be entitled to live with love and without judgment.”
DATING RUMORS ABOUND BETWEEN EUPHORIA COSTARS HUNTER SCHAFER AND DOMINIC FIKE: Euphoria costars Hunter Schafer and Dominic Fike were spotted having dinner together at The Nice Guy in West Hollywood Sunday night (January 16th). Photographs of the pair holding hands while leaving the restaurant have sparked dating rumors. Page Six reports that an eyewitness said they were “kissing” and “dancing” while inside.