According to Margot Robbie, she needed a little liquid courage to film a now famous scene in ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’.
The Daily Mirror reported that during remarks at a BAFTA: A Life In Pictures taping, the Australian actress shared some of what happened behind the scenes when she starred as Naomi Lapaglia in the 2013 film opposite Leonardo DiCaprio as real-life stockbroker Jordan Belfort.
The couple had a pretty racy nude scene together, and Robbie reportedly said she reached for some tequila to brew.
“I’m not going to lie, I had a few shots of tequila before that scene because I was nervous — very, very nervous,” she said.
The movie got pretty big, contrary to what Robbie had imagined.
“Honestly, I know that sounds silly now, knowing how big the movie got, at the time I thought, ‘Nobody’s going to notice me in this movie,'” she said. do in this movie because everyone is going to focus on Leo [DiCaprio] and all.'”
The role in the 2013 film actually helped propel Robbie into stardom.