It sounds like Kate Beckinsale and Jessica Biel struck the fear in Colin Farrell on the Total Recall set. Colin spoke to us at Comic-Con today about both of his tough leading ladies and how he was nearly terrified after seeing Jessica hit a punching bag. Check out the funny interview, complete with Colin's signature potty mouth.
It was really physical. I hadn't done anything physical in seven or eight years. So I just loved to go in to work every day. For six months I was running, falling, jumping choosing, punching, getting hairs. But within all that there was you know the constant struggle to try and make some form of drama that was worthwhile and could hold the audience's interest because you know if it's just one succession of action sequence after another, it gets tedious really fast for every audience, I think. Right. But yeah, The world we inhabited, the sets were fantastic, because all the green screen stuff was there, but it was never in my immediate environment. They built all the most wonderful practical set that we had to inhabit. Well, we're talking to Kate Beckinsale about your fight with her and then shot. Potty mouth, potty mouth Man, may have made me blush. That's saying something. She says she thinks that Jessica Biel may be tougher than you if you guys went head to head in a fight. I don't discount that as a very valid opinion. I do not discount that as valid opinion. I would not take up that piece. Oh tough. Jessica and Kate, Kate's been killing werewolves and vampires for years. So dealing with me was nothing, but Jessica, yeah, and competitive! I walked in to the studio one day and I heard this almighty thumping happening in the corner like this beat down and I looked around it was Jessica Biel with a heavy bag hitting the. It was like I'd rather not fight with her in this film.