Like Cameron Diaz, Bullock waited until she reached her forties to strip for the camera — in the comedy "The Proposal. In an interview with Us magazine, she recalled thinking: "OK, there is no way to shoot this unless you are buck naked. After her provocative leg-crossing scene in the thriller "Basic Instinct," there was no way Stone could demur from shedding her clothes in "Basic Instinct 2," even though the sequel was made 14 years later.
Privacy is completely gone. Random people taking photos, e-mails being hacked, people doing screen grabs… it used to be if you did a nude scene, for example, closed set, no photography. Now they [take] a screen shot from the movie and put it on the internet, for everybody to see.
Despite her many awards, untouchable regal image, and vaunted "Dame" status, Helen Mirren remains the year-old thespian you'd most like to grab a beer with. While the Oscar-winning actress is best known for having played various queens of England, by now it's no secret that the budding twerking enthusiast is, as she described herself in a recent Super Bowl ad"a notoriously frank and uncensored British lady. But even though she's pretty much an open book in interviews and talk-show appearances, there's still plenty of lesser-known trivia you might not know about the Royal Shakespeare veteran and four-time Emmy winner.
Years before she won an Oscar for playing Queen Elizabeth, Helen Mirren was playing a much less regal role. Quite literally — Mirren is one of the many actors in the cast who appeared fully nude in the dark and satirical NCrated movie. The set and costume designs, with Jean Paul Gaultier providing the latter, make it a stylish, at times garish, film about excess and bad behavior.
Mirren began her acting career with the Royal Shakespeare Company in and is one of the few performers who have achieved the Triple Crown of Acting. Some of her other notable film roles were in Cal! He later became a diplomat and was negotiating an arms deal in Britain when his family and he were stranded by the Russian Revolution.
A t the age of 70, Dame Helen Mirren continues to be one of the most prominent older actresses on stage and screen, but there is one thing she says she has given up: nude photoshoots. Mirren last appeared naked for a photoshoot in for New York magazine, and she told Cumming that would be the last time. Mirren and Cumming were discussing the time the actress appeared in a sketch on Saturday Night Live based around her breasts, to which she said her reaction was "total and immediate and incredibly positive".
Dame Helen got her kit off in scores of movies but the actress insists that at 70 she's staying under wraps. Dame Helen Mirren has revealed that she has has retired from on-screen nudity - at the age of The veteran actress said that nowadays the only other person who sees her breasts is her husband Taylor Hackford.
Yet the British acting legend has revealed this week that she hated how she looked back then - as her famous curves were at odds with the stick thin ideal of the decade. My cheeks were too fat, legs were too short, breasts too big But we think Dame Helen stood out for all the right reasons - and has continued to do so over her 50 year career. Decade by decade, the versatile star kept finding new ways to make sure she always stayed in style.
In the original, the lovable lush had a butler played by John Gielgud; now he has a nanny, played by Mirren. Oh dear. A very silly performance from Mirren in an unscary movie, playing Sarah Winchester, the tormented widow of the inventor of the rifle.