Sex doesn’t seem like on the high of Drew Barrymore’s to-do record.
During Tuesday’s episode of “The Drew Barrymore Show,” the actor and speak present host uttered the confession whereas talking about Andrew Garfield’s current admission to staying celibate for six months in preparation for his function as a priest within the 2016 Martin Scorsese movie, “Silence.”
“I was like, ‘Yeah, so?’” Barrymore, 47, mentioned of the 39-year-old actor’s technique performing practices, which included ravenous himself, according to Decider.
Ross Mathews, a contributor on the present, then interjected, “That’s the headline: ‘Drew can go six months, no big deal,’” to which the star corrected him, clarifying that she may truly abstain from intercourse for “years.”
“What’s wrong with me that six months doesn’t seem like a very long time?” Barrymore requested her present’s viewers.
The follow of technique performing — a method by which actors try and inhabit the psyche of their character — isn’t a international idea to the long-time actor.
In 2010, she scored a Golden Globe for her function of Edie Beale in “Grey Gardens,” the place she put the long-running performing technique into play.
“There are lots of actors who have, Christian Bale, Jared Leto, Matthew McConaughey, you do want to transform and fully commit, so I understand that,” Barrymore mentioned of the often-contended performing technique.
“I definitely [did], on certain projects, like when I did ‘Grey Gardens,’ this film I did where I played beloved real-life woman Edie Beale,” Barrymore added. “I was so nervous I didn’t really chit chat with everybody on set, I just really stayed in character.”