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'We had a couple of shots of vodka' Actors reveal what it's really like to film a sex scene

Worrying about what's on show, hands where they shouldn't be, or even hands where they should be. The idea of taking off all your clothes in front of a crew full of people, feeling up a co-star you may have only met days before and a camera lens recording every moment must be something of a daunting task for even the most attention-seeking of stars, but sex scenes are unavoidable in many movies.

So what really goes on behind the scenes of a passionate moment on film? Surely there must be some upside getting into bed with Ryan Gosling?

We delved into the celebrity archives to find out just how our favourite actresses cope with faking it. Who needed to down some shots beforehand, who eventually found it "fun" and who told her A-list co-star to get out of her light? Read on...


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