Hollywood star Salma Hayek has detailed about her experience shooting the sex scene in the film Desperado, directed by Robert Rodriguez and also starring Antonio Banderas. Mexico-born American Hayek broke out from the action movie in which she played the role of Carolina, a tough book cafe owner who teams up with Banderas' El Mariachi seeking revenge on the drug lord who killed his lover. Hayek, who has previously spoken about how she struggled with the very graphic sex scene, on Monday cleared the air that her trauma had nothing to do with Rodriguez or Banderas. On Armchair Expert, the popular weekly podcast hosted by Dax Shepard and Monica Padman, the year-old actor said when she landed the role, there was no mention of a sex scene between her character, Carolina and El Mariachi Banderas in the script.
Salma Hayek recounts traumatic sex scene with Antonio Banderas
Salma Hayek & Antonio Banderas' sex scene from DESPERADO - reactiveandco.com
Desperado tells the story of a vigilante in Mexico named El Mariachi, played by Antonio Banderas , who is looking for vengeance on a drug kingpin who murdered his lover. Together they evade capture, bullets, and death, though not without pain and loss of their own. The film was a breakout role for Hayek, being her first big Hollywood film. Desperado was also a very graphic film, obviously including a lot of violence.
Salma Hayek says she cried while filming Desperado sex scene with Antonio Banderas
Subscriber Account active since. Salma Hayek detailed her emotional experience filming a sex scene in the film "Desperado" on Monday. A guest on Dax Shepard and Monica Padman's podcast " Armchair Expert, " the Mexican-American actress and producer, 54, said she cried the entire time she shot the "Desperado" love scene with her costar Antonio Banderas.
Jump to navigation. Hollywood star Salma Hayek had shot to fame with her feature film, Desperado. She had shared screen space with Antonio Banderas in the Robert Rodriguez directorial venture. Salma Hayek had shared an intimate scene with her co-star Antonio in the motion picture. She recently opened up on the emotional breakdown during the filming of the very graphic sex scene.