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‘Was left starstruck’: Jake Gyllenhaal on assembly Brad Pitt on the units of ‘The Good Girl’

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WASHINGTON: Actor Jake Gyllenhaal, who is thought for his work in ‘The Guilty’ and ‘Demolition’ has admitted that he was left starstruck by one other A-lister in Hollywood, Brad Pitt.

People journal citied an interview in W journal for his or her 2022 Best Performances Portfolio by which the 41-year-old actor talked about his first assembly with Brad Pitt on the set of ‘The Good Girl’, when he was working with Pitt’s ex-wife Jennifer Aniston.

“I was working with Jennifer Aniston, who was his wife at the time, and there were a lot of racy scenes. I remember putting my hand out to shake his, and accidentally hitting the door and Pitt said, so confidently and kindly, ‘Well, you have another one. It’s all right’. It was a really lovely exchange, but I was definitely starstruck, ” Gyllenhall was quoted as saying.

Gyllenhaal additionally shared about working with ‘Friends’ star Aniston in 2002, throughout an interview on ‘The Howard Stern Show’. When requested if it was “torture” to movie love scenes with Aniston, the actor sure as a result of he preferred her a lot. “Oh yeah, it was torture, yes it was,” he stated, laughing.

“But it was also not torture. I mean, come on, it was like a mix of both. Weirdly, love scenes are awkward, because there are maybe 30, 50 people watching it? That doesn’t turn me on. It’s oddly mechanical. And also it’s a dance, you’re choreographing for a camera. You can get in it but it’s like a fight scene, you have to choreograph those scenes,” he added.

In April 2016, Gyllenhaal had joked to the People journal that working with actor Jennifer Aniston was tough. “I will say, I had a crush on her for years. And working with her was not easy. I was – um, yeah. That’s all I’m going to say. It was lovely. It wasn’t hard, that’s what I would say,” he stated.

He added that he was on Team Aniston not due to the TV collection Friends, however due to how Aniston offered herself. “Not so much Friends, but kind of her personality from afar, and movies she was in. And some of Friends – I’m not a huge Friends fan – but who she is,” he stated.