Javier Bardem’s Oscar bait marketing campaign for “Being the Ricardos” simply took a really kinky flip.
Bardem, 52, revealed that he as soon as “dressed like a Bond lady” to shock Daniel Craig, his co-star within the 2012 installment of the 007 franchise, “Skyfall.”
Bardem went on to confess that he popped “out of a cake” to shock his co-star on his birthday, paying ha-ha homage to display screen goddesses resembling Ursula Andress and Maude Adams’ “Octopussy.”
A video posted on YouTube Monday options the Spanish actor and Craig, 53, discussing their respective roles in “No Time to Die” and “Being the Ricardos” as a part of Selection’s annual “Actors on Actors” sequence through which thespians politely grill one another for his or her followers’ viewing pleasure.
Through the laughter-filled bro chat, Craig dropped a gender-bending bombshell about their time working collectively: “I keep in mind you had been in drag — however I do know that’s an entire different story.”
Bardem went on to confess that he popped “out of a cake” to shock his co-star on his birthday.
“I used to be presupposed to be the Bond lady that night time, and oh, my God, I used to be,” he revealed. “I sang ‘Comfortable Birthday to You,’ my greatest Marilyn Monroe impersonation. Once they informed me to sing, I used to be like, ‘Are you certain of that? Are you certain you need me singing?’ After which I strive.”
In the meantime, Bardem is scoring rave opinions — and Golden Globe and SAG nominations — for his flip as Desi Arnaz reverse Nicole Kidman’s Lucille Ball in Aaron Sorkin’s acclaimed biopic of the passionate-but-doomed couple.
Craig additionally had followers buzzing over his bleeding head through the pleasant chit chat: “Let me ask you, my buddy, this final query: What occurred to you right here?”‘ Bardem requested whereas pointing to a wound on Craig’s noggin.
“The place? Did I bash my head?” Craig requested whereas feeling round his head, as Page Six previously reported. “Have I simply acquired sandwich on my head? Have I carried out this entire interview — it’s in all probability part of a sandwich!”
The Hollywood heartthrobs — by means of Spain and the UK — then broke right into a giggle match earlier than Craig acquired as much as examine his leaking brow with a mirror.
“You realize what it was? Christ,” Craig defined. “So, they’ve despatched me this excellent ring flash, which I’ve arrange with an iPad in the midst of it. And I went like this like that and it simply fell on my head simply earlier than we began!
“No marvel I get f–king injured each time I do a film!”