Actress Salma Hayek recently revealed the stress she felt while filming her first sex scene in the 1995 film “Desperado.” Hayek said she was not initially aware there was going to a sex scene in the film, and literally started to sob while trying to film the uncomfortable shots, at times thinking of her brother and father.
Hayek, 54, reportedly told actor Dax Shepard on his podcast “Armchair Expert” that she “remembered being grateful for landing the part of Carolina, but admits she wasn’t aware she’d have to film a sex scene until after production started,” according to Fox News.
Hayek, starring opposite Antonio Banderas, filmed the uncomfortable scene on a closed set with director Robert Rodriguez and his then-wife producer Elizabeth Avellán, Fox noted.
“So, when we were going to start shooting, I started to sob, ‘I don’t know that I can do it. I’m afraid,’” the actress recalled.
“One of the things I was afraid of was Antonio — he was an