Beyonce was made ‘too skinny’ for a movie poster | Entertainment News
Beyonce was made “too skinny” for a movie poster.
The 40-year-old pop star starred as Foxxy Cleopatra in the 2002 comedy ‘Austin Powers In Goldmember’ but reportedly asked for the poster to be redone when she felt it was too thin, according to the makeup artist from the movie Kate Biscoe.
She told Vulture, “When we were filming, someone brought him a poster that would promote the movie. He showed it to him, like, ‘Do you like it?’ And she was kind of like, ‘Yeah.’ He says, ‘What’s wrong?’ And she said, “You made me too skinny. It’s not me.” Then she made this hourglass shape. And he said, ‘Okay, we’ll fix this.'”
Kate went on to explain that Beyonce then left to film a scene and the art designer claimed that he had never been asked to make an actress look taller before, but was willing to go all the way. end even if it would cost “thousands of dollars”. “
She added: “She walked away to go do the scene, and I looked at her and smiled, like, ‘Is this the first time an actress has asked you to enlarge her body? “He was like, ‘Yeah. It’s going to cost me thousands of dollars, but I’m going to do it.'”
Meanwhile, Angela Meryl – who served as a stunt double for the ‘Break My Soul’ hitmaker on the film – explained that while she and Beyonce didn’t spend too much time together on set, she could tell the pop star was “really driven.” and goes after what she wants.
She said: “My first memory is of seeing Beyoncé riding a golf cart next to me with an AD or PA. I didn’t see her often because we were mostly on the second unit. But as you you get closer and you have an intimate conversation with her, it turns out, wow, she really knows what she wants and is really driven to get where she wants to be,”