Hilarie Burton has revealed that during her time on the noughties teen drama, she regularly received “prison mail” from men about her feet A hill of trees.
In the Monday (March 28) episode of Melodramatic peoplea podcast hosted by Burton and her former A hill of trees The trio spoke with co-stars Sophia Bush and Bethany Joy Lenz about the season 2 episode “Somewhere a Clock Is Ticking.”
In the episode, Burton’s character Peyton Sawyer has sex with her boyfriend Jake Jagielski (Bryan Greenberg).
Burton told her co-hosts that although she had a “huge conflict” about the scene, she agreed to do it because the episode’s director, Billy Dixon, was a “beloved crew member” and “it’s so much harder.” to like and respect saying no to someone you are”.
The actor said Dixon wanted to start the scene by filming her feet and legs rubbing together, which she felt was “way too grown up”.
“Also, I’d been getting jail mail since I was on MTV,” Burton revealed on the podcast. The actress began her career as an announcer on MTV’s music video show Total Request Live in 2000.
“There were a few guys in particular who said, ‘I’m going to cut off your feet and put them in my fridge,'” she said.
“And so I had a thing with my feet on TV. I’ve always tried to hide my feet because I was just like, ‘I don’t want them to think I’m baiting them,’ you know?”
Burton said she asked the crew not to start recording her feet in the episode and was assured it would be blurry in the edit. When the episode aired, however, there was no blurring.
“It was on film back then and you just had to trust that what was going on on the monitor was what you asked for,” Burton said, while her co-hosts assured her the scene was “hot.” and be “beautiful”.
Dixon did not immediately respond that of the independent Request for comments.
https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/tv/news/hilarie-burton-feet-one-tree-hill-prison-mail-b2047046.html One Tree Hill star Hilarie Burton says she’s received graphic “prison mail” from men about her feet