Amy Adams - Amy Adams hit Cooper hard
Amy Adams hit Bradley Cooper so hard during a scene for their new movie 'American Hustle', he needed an ice pack.
Amy Adams hit Bradley Cooper so hard he needed an ice pack on 'American Hustle'.
The actress had to punch her co-star during a scene in the new 70s thriller but initially wasn't doing it hard enough and had to be encouraged by director David O. Russell.
She told ABC News: ''I believe you can accomplish something without hurting someone, so I kept hitting him and I guess it wasn't reading as hard enough. So David's yelling, 'Hit him, hit him', and Bradley's yelling, 'Hit me, hit me', So I did. And his face started swelling.
''It really started swelling in real life and I said, 'I certainly hope you have it [the shot] because I think Bradley needs some ice. I felt very badly about that.''
Amy, 39, is also seen in a number of glamorous period outfits during the movie, but says numerous costume changes were a hassle.
She added: ''I had to change costumes like 50 times. My character is trying on all of these different costumes and she's trying all of these different personas, so the costumes were a big part of how she defines herself, its like her armour.
''It seemed to be, the stronger she feels the less clothes she wears. She uses it as a manipulation and as a weapon. But it was such an insane shoot, a lot of the costume changes were, like, in a closet at some warehouse. You'd just find anywhere you could change and maintain a little dignity and modesty.''