“I didn’t even think about it.”
You know Kirsten Dunst from so many issues — together with Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man movies, during which she performed M.J. for all three motion pictures.
Some would argue that her efficiency is as memorable as Maguire’s Spidey — however on the time of the primary movie, it appears like she wasn’t paid sufficient to replicate that.
In an interview with The Independent, Dunst revealed that the pay disparity between her and Maguire was “very extreme.”
“The pay disparity between me and Spider-Man was very excessive,” she said, while noting that “I didn’t even give it some thought.”
But! She additionally famous that, when it got here round to Spider-Man 2, her billing within the franchise was elevated to that includes her on the poster alongside the ol’ web-slinger. “You know who was on the quilt of the second Spider-Man poster? Spider-Man and ME.”
This is not the primary time Dunst has talked about getting paid lower than her male co-stars in Spider-Man. In 2017, she broached the difficulty in an interview with Variety.
“Because I was young, I thought, ‘Oh wow, I’m getting paid a lot of money for the Spider-Man movies,'” she stated. “But definitely the men were getting paid more.”