Gal Gadot has established a successful acting career after making roars in the modeling world. Given the accomplishments she has garnered, including getting a major role as Wonder Woman in the DC franchise, her acting chops are not to be underestimated.
But, the Diana Prince actress had a nervous breakdown when she was about to dance with Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson. And the reason is nothing but his muscular physique!
The 38-year-old actress, in a 2021 interview with Wion talked about her then-newly released movie, where she starred alongside Ryan Reynolds and Dwayne Johnson.
Talking about her experience, she revealed feeling nervous when she was about to dance with the actor. As to what made her anxious, it was nothing but his big size.
She continued to share,
However, she was highly impressed with his dancing skills.
She confessed that filming the dancing with him was quite fun. It was pretty obvious that Johnson had the situation under control by relaxing her nerves. However, the dancing sequence was quite difficult to shoot as per film producer, Hiram Garcia.
Due to the pandemic, the production of the 2021 film was highly affected. But to ensure the proper functioning of the set, several COVID safety protocols were introduced ensuring the well-being of cast and crew. In an interview with Collider, the film producer mentioned how these protocols ended up making even the simplest shots complex, which people might not know if one would see the output.
Addressing the dancing scene, Garcia mentioned,
As per distributing platform, Netflix, the film became the most-watched film in its debut weekend with two sequels already in development.