Matthew McConaughey wasn’t surprised to hear his former co-star Kate Hudson‘s critical review of their kisses on the screen. “data-reactid =” 26 “> Matthew McConaughey wasn’t surprised to hear previous co-star Kate Hudson’s critical review of his kisses on screen.
said pal Gwyneth Paltrow last month on an episode of the Goop Podcast that every time she snogged McConaughey, something was stopping her from being great. She specifically mentioned a key scene in Rom-Com Caper 2008 Fool’s gold. “Like when we kissed at the end Fool’s goldWe’re in the ocean, we like the plane crash – he just had snot on his face, “recalled Hudson.” Data-reactid = “27”> Hudson told buddy Gwyneth Paltrow an episode of the Goop podcast last month that every time she did McConaughey was supposed to smooch, something prevented from being great. She specifically mentioned a key scene in rom-com capers Fool’s Gold from 2008. “When we kissed at the end of Fool’s Gold, we’re in the ocean, we like the plane crash – he just had snot all over his face, ”Hudson recalled.
“It’s like, ‘OK, here’s the scene: you just jumped off the helicopter. You are in the middle of the ocean. You go underwater, so you go in the water and then come out of the water like you’re gasping for air, ”says McConaughey, mimicking a crew member. “You are happy to be alive! Then you look at each other and swim with each other and [go] in a hug. “
All of this is not easy when you are trying to act romantically.
“Well there is a lot of salt water and snot and all sorts of things in between and you do that and you think, OK, I think that worked, but did that look good?” McConaughey says. “[They’re] No, we’d better do a different setting. So there were always elements that made it harder … We never got our lovely romantic kiss, yeah. “
Kate Hudson and Matthew McConaughey star in the 2008 film “Fool’s Gold”. (Photo: © Warner Bros./courtesy Everett Collection)
“So many of our … kisses from Kate and me were awkward,” says McConaughey. “We still think, hey, can we ever get a kiss where it’s just like the temperature, right? The ocean doesn’t wipe us away? Nobody drops things on top of us? “
Off-screen, of course, McConaughey shares his romantic moments with wife Camila Alves. They got married in 2012.