Eddie Redmayne discussed following Robert Pattinson to auditions when the two lived together as struggling actors in Los Angeles.
Redmayne shared a house with fellow British actors Pattinson, Andrew Garfield, Jamie Dornan, Charlie Cox and Tom Sturridge in LA during the “pilot season” in LA, when writers and producers propose new shows to broadcasters to commission.
“Each of us had our own audition technique,” Redmayne told Jimmy Fallon The Tonight Show.
“And with Rob and Tom it’s always been like, whatever the scene on the site seems to be – do the complete opposite,” he said.
The Fantastic Beasts star recalled an audition that was meant to be a quiet, intimate scene, “and you would only hear screams coming from the room” while Pattinson was performing.
Pattinson is known for his offbeat method acting techniques; The actor previously spoke of throwing up during a “wild masturbation scene” in 2019 The lighthouse to prove his commitment to the director.
Elsewhere in the interview, Redmayne chided Dornan for complaining about going out clubs with Pattinson because of his good looks: “I said, ‘Dude, try to be yourself, man!’
“He was like Jamie, face of Calvin Klein, billboards in New York, six pack abs. I thought, ‘Cry me a river!’”
Dornan recently suggested that Pattinson “didn’t fit in” with the rest of the cast after being cast. Dusk.
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“I think with Rob it’s always been that he used to be kind of successful, so we were like, ‘Is he really a good fit for us?'” Dornan said entertainment tonight.
He added: “[Pattinson] did dusk and was suddenly in a different stratosphere from us.”
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