De Bernieres Naked Truth
Best-selling author LOUIS DE BERNIERES added a sex scene to the movie version of his novel CAPTAIN CORELLI'S MANDOLIN - so he could see PENELOPE CRUZ nude.
It was widely believed producers added the steamy scene featuring leading lady Cruz to boost box office interest - but the English author confesses he was the guilty party.
De Bernieres says, "I just wanted an excuse to see Penelope Cruz naked on set!"07/05/2003 13:34