Julia Roberts and George Clooney wanted about 80 takes to movie a kiss

The actors have been associates for many years, which, in line with the 2 stars, made filming a kiss for his or her upcoming romantic comedy fairly humorous.

“Yeah. I told my wife, ‘It took 80 takes,'” Clooney informed The New York Occasions. “She was like, ‘What the hell?'”

“It took 79 takes of us laughing and then the one take of us kissing,” Roberts informed the publication.

The 2 subsequent co-star in “Ticket to Paradise,” a movie a few divorced couple who’re attempting to cease their daughter from getting married.

“We have a friendship that people are aware of, and we’re going into it as this divorced couple. Half of America probably thinks we are divorced, so we have that going for us,” Roberts quipped.

She and Clooney have appeared on display collectively earlier than in “Ocean’s Eleven,” “Ocean’s Twelve,” “Money Monster” and “Confessions of a Dangerous Mind.”

Roberts joked in regards to the two reuniting for “Ticket to Paradise” in an interview with Selection in Could, sarcastically suggesting that followers ought to decrease their expectations for the movie.

“I think it’s so funny and George is so funny and George and I together, it’s probably going to be terrible because there’s too much potential for it to be great, it’ll just implode on it itself. I think that should be the commercial for the movie: ‘It’s probably going to be terrible,'” she laughed.

“Ticket to Paradise” debuts in theaters Oct. 21.