AUSTIN – Brad Pitt can thank a tough negotiator of a hairstylist for getting him right into a bushy state of affairs.
The actor has a job in “The Misplaced Metropolis” wherein Sandra Bullock, as writer of romantic novels Loretta Sage, and Channing Tatum, as Alan her cowl mannequin, face-off towards the villainous Fairfax (performed by Daniel Radcliffe) who’s determined to find a treasure.
Pitt’s character helps free Loretta, as seen within the trailer, as she takes observe of his attractiveness. “Why are you so good-looking?” she asks. “My dad was a weatherman,” replies Pitt, who sports activities lengthy locks for the movie.
“She’s a tough negotiator,” Bullock says of Janine Thompson, the actress’ hair stylist for the movie, at its premiere Saturday evening throughout Austin’s SXSW competition. Thompson additionally labored on “Bullet Practice” with Pitt and satisfied Bullock to take a job in that characteristic.
Thompson “principally instructed every one in every of us that we needed to do it,” Bullock explains. “If she messes up your hair, your complete profession’s ruined. So that you principally do what the hairdresser says.”
When requested what Pitt brings to his function, Bullock, a producer on the movie, jokes: “Not a lot. Not likely a lot. I imply what does he carry to any movie he does?”
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Kidding apart, she appreciates her fellow Oscar winner’s dedication to the undertaking.
“The factor about Brad is he was purported to be there for 3 days,” she says. “He’d simply completed capturing. He was lifeless drained. He bulked up for the function to do a three-day function. I needed to ask him for a fourth day without cost. He did it.
“You simply notice he is a film star and an amazing actor for a cause: As a result of he works actually, actually arduous,” she provides. “He introduced a piece ethic that was fairly astounding.”
Bullock says situations had been lower than excellent. “We had monsoon rains. It was sizzling. We had been within the jungle,” she says. “He introduced his professionalism, and he’s Brad Pitt as a result of he is simply freaking superior.”
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