Sir Ben Kingsley insists leading ladies take charge of love scenesJuly 28th, 2008 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 28 (ANI): When it comes to filming sex scenes in movies, Sir Ben Kingsley insists that his female co-stars take the lead because he doesnt want them to feel awkward about the staged intimacy.
The actor has paired up with many a pretty ladies, the most recent being Penelope Cruz in Elegy.
He admits that he lets his leading ladies choreograph the love scenes, reports Contactmusic.
“Whenever I have the privilege of having a great leading lady, I do ask my leading lady, `I want you to choreograph the scene, I want you to be comfortable… and whatever you feel enhances your character and your narrative in the film… I will not lead the dance,” he says.
And, Sir Ben insists that the move works beautifully.
“It seems to work beautifully. It gives them a security and a confidence. They know they”re not going to be molested, they know that they”re in charge,” he added. (ANI)