Eternals is about to hit the theatres and will likely be a Marvel Cinematic Universe debut for a number of stars like Angelina Jolie, Salma Hayek, Kit Harington, Richard Madden and extra. Part of the Marvel Phase 4, the superhero flick is directed by Chloé Zhao and options the studios first-ever overtly homosexual character.
While the film and its ensemble forged have been making the information for a while now, there was a time when it was a secret mission, solely revealed to a restricted set of individuals, and one in all them was Hayek.
Salma Hayek additionally starred in The Hitman’s Bodyguard and The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard, which additionally had two different Marvel actors, Samuel L. Jackson and Ryan Reynolds. During a latest interview with ComicBook, the Frida actress revealed that Jackson had found out her and Marvel’s secret.
When requested if Samuel L. Jackson and Ryan Reynolds gave her any recommendation after discovering out, Salma Hayek mentioned, “Oh, it was terrible! Oh, no, no, it was terrible, because when I was doing that movie, I had still sworn secrecy, and nobody knew. And they were all talking about their Marvel stuff, and Deadpool, Ryan, was asking him because now Deadpool is [going to be in the MCU].”
Angelina Jolie, who was additionally current on the interview, chimed in and mentioned, “I love this. No, but I love this, that they’re sitting around talking and you’re sitting back thinking ‘I am the leader of the Eternals.’” To which Salma responded, “No, but I was not sitting with that self-confidence. I was dying to brag. I wanted them to know so badly. I was not like smiling.”
She continued, “I was like, ‘Oh, I wonder if I get fired if I just say it to these two,’ you know? And also because they were asking questions to each other because Deadpool wasn’t, but now it is, and Ryan was entering, and Sam is the expert. And I was just like trying to listen, and asking little questions, and trying to learn.”
“And then, so one day I’m sitting with Sam right after they were talking about it a lot and he goes, ‘So how much are they going to pay you?’ or something like this, or ‘Oh, so which one are you?’” Hayek mentioned. She added, “No, I didn’t say anything, I go, ‘What are you talking about?’”
Salma Hayek additional added, “He goes, ‘Come on, I’ve been watching you when we’re, you’re in the Marvel movie, but you don’t want to say it, because they told you not to say it. It’s okay. I’m part of the family.’ It was incredible.” Angelina Jolie jokingly mentioned, “Like joining the mafia.” Hayek concluded, “He picked up my nervousness to brag. Sorry, I talk too much.”