“They’re not even kissing, it’s CGI!” : Jonah Hill co-star claims star’s lip lock with Lauren London in You People was FALSE and created in post-production
Jonah Hill and Lauren London reportedly had a CGI-created “fake kiss” in their new rom-com You People.
Their comedic co-star Andrew Shulz told the anecdote about The brilliant idiotsthe podcast he co-hosts with Charlamagne Tha God.
‘I don’t even know if I should share this shit but the final scene, they don’t even kiss. It’s CGI,’ said Andrew, 39, to an incredulous response from Charlamagne.
“Swear to God, son. I’m here watching the wedding and I see them go for the kiss and their faces just stop there, he continued, holding his hands inches apart.
“And I’m like, ‘I wonder how they’re going to play that in the movie — oh, they’ll probably just cut there. “But in the movie, you can see their faces come together, and then you can see their faces kind of turn into a fake kiss.
Explain that! Movie magic: Jonah Hill and Lauren London reportedly had a CGI-created ‘fake kiss’ in their new culture-shock rom-com You People
Really? Their comedian co-star Andrew Shulz relayed the anecdote on The Brilliant Idiots, the podcast he co-hosts with Charlamagne Tha God. ‘I don’t even know if I should share this shit but the final scene, they don’t even kiss. It’s CGI,’ said Andrew, 39.
Chitchat: Shulz relayed the anecdote on The Brilliant Idiots, the podcast he co-hosts with Charlamagne Tha God
Hill and London can be seen kissing.
And when they lock lips, it’s a little blurry between their mouths as confetti falls all around them.
Directed by Black-ish creator Kenya Barris, who co-wrote the screenplay with Jonah, the film follows a romance between a white Jewish man and a black Muslim woman.
There is tension erupting between their families.
Eddie Murphy and Nia Long play the parents of Lauren’s character, Amira.
And Jonah’s character, Ezra, has parents played by Julia Louis-Dreyfus and David Duchovny.
Andrew got a role as Ezra’s cousin, Avi.
The star-studded supporting cast ranges from Elliott Gould and Rhea Perlman to Yung Miami and La La Anthony.
On set: Hill and London seen in a fun conversation in a park scene for You People
The film was released on Netflix on January 27.
It has sharply divided critics to the tune of a current rating of 43% on rotten tomatoes.
Filming for You People began in October 2021, according to In the wings.
It comes two and a half years after the murder of Lauren’s longtime love, Nipsey Hussle.
Lauren, who has a son with Nipsey and another with Lil Wayne, said last year she wasn’t looking for another man.
Starred: Eddie Murphy and Nia Long play Lauren Amira’s character’s parents and Jonah Ezra’s character has parents played by Julia Louis-Dreyfus and David Duchovny
Polarizing: The film dropped on Netflix on January 27 and has sharply divided critics to the tune of a current rating of 43% on Rotten Tomatoes
While on the IRL Podcastshe shared her theory that “a lot” of relationships are “ego driven and they’re not pure.”
“So why should I get caught in this vulnerable state in my ego as I try to get out of it? I am in the “death of ego” space.
‘Why do I need another – why? Does it complete my life?
Although she and Nipsey “had pure love,” she said, “that’s not to say we weren’t human and our egos didn’t attach themselves to certain aspects of our relationship.” .
The way they were: Filming for You People began in October 2021 – two and a half years after the murder of Lauren’s longtime love, Nipsey Hussle; Lauren and Nipsey are pictured in 2019