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Hugh Grant Says Drew Barrymore Was 'So Nice' in a Letter She Sent Him amid His Cheating Scandal
"Words of support from an actress I didn't know in Hollywood was lovely, so, you will always have a place in my heart," Hugh Grant told Drew Barrymore on her talk show In June 1995, Grant was arrested for paying sex worker Divine Brown, whose real name is Estella Marie Thompson, to perform sexual acts on him in a public space. At the time, the Nine Months star had been dating British actress Elizabeth Hurley for over a decade. He was ultimately ordered to pay a $1,000 fine and attend an AIDS education program as punishment.
is giving her former costar all the praise for his difficult work in the series.
The 38-year-old New Zealand actress joined SiriusXM's The Jess Cagle Show on Wednesday and talked about her close relationship with Jackman, 52, giving the actor props for some of the brutal stunts and conditions he worked through while filming the X-Men movies.
"Hugh was the person I was always closest with because I had all my scenes with him," Paquin told Cagle and co-host Julia Cunningham. "He is still a lovely, gracious human being."
Idris Elba Confirms Production Of ‘Luther’ Film Will Begin This Fall
Idris Elba is set to reprise his role as John Luther this September. The actor, 48, confirmed the highly anticipated “Luther” movie will begin production this fall, telling Variety, “It’s been a long time coming.” RELATED: Idris Elba Gushes Over His ‘Ride Or Die’ Sabrina Dhowre As Pair Celebrate Their Second Wedding Anniversary After ‘Tough’ Year Fans of the hit detective series have been waiting for a film to close out the series since its end in 2019. "Luther" ran for five seasons on the BBC and won two Golden Globes in the process. “We go into production, fingers crossed, in September.
Video: Hugh Jackman was Anna Paquin's Best Friend During 'X-Men' Was (The Hollywood Reporter)
Paquin played Maria/Rogue in X-Men, X2 and X-Men: The Last Stand opposite Jackman's Logan/Wolverine between 2000 to 2006.
"He got put through the wringer on that first one and never ever complained," she said. "It's minus 40 [degrees] and he's being dropped off some building onto his back over and over and over again. And still has all the time in the world to be a nice, normal person."
The two seemed to have gotten close on set, with Paquin recalling one instance when her and The Greatest Showman actor's friendship reached a new level.
Anna Faris Opens Up About New Dealbreakers Game, 'Immediate Intimacy' with Fiancé Michael Barrett
"I really love giving opinions," says Anna Faris about the inspiration for her new game, Dealbreakers RELATED: Anna Faris Shows Off Her Engagement Ring While Hanging with New 'Best Friend' Jason Biggs The blended family spent much of their quarantine traveling. "We bought a camper van and traveled with a portable printer for school," she says. "Jack has been handling this whole thing like a champ. I just feel very happy that my family is safe. And I don't think I've ever been so present.
"I did, at one point while we were doing the truck stuff in the very beginning, he had his claws out but he's also supposed to be smoking a cigar, so I did have to pick the cigar out of his teeth because he couldn't do it with his claws without causing personal damage. But what are friends for?" Paquin laughed.
Hugh Grant Hits Back At Claims He Married Wife Anna Eberstein For ‘Passport Reasons’ .
Hugh Grant is hitting back at claims circulating throughout the Internet that there was anything other than love that compelled him and wife Anna Eberstein to get married. On Thursday, the star of “The Undoing” took to Twitter, where he shared a screenshot of a Google search for his wife’s name, circling an item thatOn Thursday, the star of "The Undoing" took to Twitter, where he shared a screenshot of a Google search for his wife's name, circling an item that came up reading, "Hugh Grant married Anna Eberstein for passport reasons.