Sophie Turner says the cast of “Dark Phoenix,” the latest instalment in the “X-Men” franchise, played drinking games together.
Their favourite was “tequila slaps,” which involves taking a shot of tequila, getting slapped, and trying not to spit your drink out.
Turner told BBC Radio 1 Breakfast host Greg James about the game on Thursday morning and also played a round of it with Conan O’Brien this week.
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The cast of “Dark Phoenix,” the 10th movie in the “X-Men” franchise, had a pretty violent way of bonding.
The newly-released film stars A-listers like James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Nicholas Hoult, Sophie Turner, and Jessica Chastain — and while these serious actors know how to work hard, they clearly play hard, too.
According to Sophie Turner, who plays Jean Gray in the film, when they weren’t on set, the crew would play a game called “tequila slaps” — and it sounds pretty intense.
Speaking on BBC Radio 1 Breakfast with Greg James on Thursday morning, Turner said: “They’re a really fun group of people. We do play a game of tequila slaps.”
She explained that to play the game, two people stand across from each other, then take a shot of tequila. “As soon as you’ve done it, I slap you across the face, and if you spit it out you lose,” she added.
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When asked by James whether the cast played the game on set, she joked: “Not in the scenes, that would be amazing though.”
It turns out it’s not the first time Turner has
Source:: Business Insider