Nicole Kidman has revealed the “disturbing” impact filming of The Undoing had on her body as her immune system doesn’t know “between the game and the truth.”
The 53-year-old actress stars as Grace Fraser in the HBO thriller series where she finds out that her oncologist husband, Dr Jonathan Fraser (Hugh Grant), not only had an affair, but also clubbed her lover. artist Elena (Matilda De Angelis) to death.
And now Nicole has admitted that filming the show left her feeling “uncomfortable” with “concern” for her personality.
Intense: Nicole Kidman revealed the ‘disturbing’ impact of filming The Undoing on her body, as her immune system doesn’t know ‘between the game and the truth’ (pictured with co-star Hugh Grant on a show)
The star said that other actors were able to tell the difference between “acting and the truth” but that it “didn’t really work” for her.
Speaking on the WTF podcast with Marc Maron, Nicole said, “Even on The Undoing, it kind of happened where I suddenly love being in this place of…
“There was a kind of worry in my personality, where I was uncomfortable and there was stress on who I was.
Nicole also revealed that she was not feeling well because her immune system did not know “between act and truth”.
Role: The 53-year-old actress stars as Grace Fraser in the HBO thriller series where she finds out that her oncologist husband Dr Jonathan Fraser (Hugh Grant) not only had an affair but also clubbed her lover Elena ( Matilda De Angelis) to death (Nicole pictured in 2020)
‘Uncomfortable’: And now Nicole has admitted that filming the show left her feeling ‘uncomfortable’ with a ‘concern’ for her personality (still pictured on the show)
She continued, “I went down for a week, because your immune system doesn’t know the difference between acting and truth when you do them. ”
Nicole added that sometimes when she leaves the set she is unable to sleep and does not feel well, she said, “This is so disturbing for me! ”
The star noted that she was unable to train her body between acting and the truth, adding, “It doesn’t really work for me! “
‘Actor and Truth’: Star said other actors were able to tell the difference between ‘act and truth’ but it ‘didn’t really work’ for her (still pictured with Hugh on a show)
Cancellation ended on Sky Atlantic in the UK in December after it was revealed who murdered Elena, after Jonathan was arrested for the criminality.
The six-part series is based on Jean Hanff Korelitz’s book You Should Have Known, which follows a marriage counselor whose seemingly perfect life comes apart in front of her.
Ultimately, Jonathan was exposed as Elena’s killer, despite mounting evidence in previous episodes that someone had set him up.
Shocking: The Undoing ended on Sky Atlantic in the UK in December after it was revealed who murdered Elena (pictured), after Jonathan was arrested for the crime
A major cliffhanger at the end of episode five left viewers questioning the culprit again, after Grace (Nicole Kidman) discovered a mallet – the potential murder weapon – hidden in a violin case by their son Henry in his room.
Nicole also had a tough role in the hit series Big Little Lies, where her character was trapped in an abusive relationship.
The first season of Big Little Lies explored the intricate and disturbing marriage between Celeste and Perry Wright, played by Alexander Skarsgård.
Nicole also opened up about the passing of her Eyes Wide Shut director, Stanley Kubrick, in 1999.
Scary: Nicole also had a difficult role in the hit series Big Little Lies, where her character was trapped in an abusive relationship (pictured with her co-star Alexander Skarsgård on the series)
The actress revealed that the filmmaker asked her to fax her the day before she died, but she never managed to do so.
Nicole recounted when she found out he was dead: “I just started screaming, I collapsed on the floor. I was so close to him.
The star admitted that she had a “huge fear” of night phone calls due to the incident, adding: “I have a huge fear of night phone calls now because I received them. quite a few with this guy from the news, my dad included.
Nicole also admitted that she used to travel to Sydney or Paris when she was on hold during filming, although it backfired when Stanley asked her to join the UK set.
She said: ‘Tom [Cruise, her ex-husband] was like, “Aww, we’re screwed. You’re going to have to call Stanley. ”
‘So I was like,’ Stanley, I’m sorry. I’m not in the house, I’m in Sydney ”and he said,“ Unfaithful wife. ”
Nicole and Tom were married between 1990 and 2001. They played opposite each other as Bill and Alice Harford in the 1999 film Eyes Wide Shut.
Nicole also admitted that she used to travel to Sydney or Paris when she was on hold during filming, although it once backfired when the late director Stanley Kubrick asked her to join. the UK set with her ex-husband Tom Cruise saying ‘Aww, we’ re screwed ‘(pictured in 1992)