Emily Blunt couldn’t resist when she was invited to affix Dwayne Johnson’s pink carpet interview on the Oscars on Sunday.
The 2 stars’ “Jungle Cruise” reunion occurred whereas The Rock, who was talking with “Leisure Tonight,” noticed his former co-star giving an interview close by.
“You possibly can speak, go forward!” Johnson told her jokingly. “You possibly can converse.”
Whereas neither actor was nominated this yr, they introduced the primary award of the night time collectively, for Greatest Animated Function. Johnson, who previously told The Hollywood Reporter how much he admires Blunt, reiterated as a lot on the pink carpet.
“They had been simply asking me who’s essentially the most gifted, most good actor you’ve ever labored with,” mentioned Johnson, who had truly simply been describing his look.
“Nicole Kidman?” Blunt cracked in response. “The place is she?”
“No, no,” Johnson assured her. “I mentioned, ‘Emily Blunt.’ Isn’t that proper?” he requested, turning to ET’s Kevin Frazier and Nischelle Turner, who performed alongside.
The native Londoner thanked Johnson for the “extremely good” praise solely to proffer a self-deprecating query: “Have you ever labored with another actresses, or…?”
“Not that I care about, after you,” Johnson insisted. “No.”
The remainder of the interview was much more conventional. Johnson talked about his outfit, a “ballet pink” tuxedo by Dolce & Gabbana. He additionally pointed to the flower on his lapel and revealed it was a particular manner for him to honor his youngest followers again dwelling.
“This flower — in Polynesian, there’s a time period we’ve got, ‘puamana,’” Johnson informed ET earlier within the interview. “It means ‘power of a flower.’ So this represents my daughters.”
Blunt herself, in the meantime, was seemingly on a roll of playful interruptions pre-ceremony. She went on to crash Jessica Chastain’s interview with “Entry Hollywood” — bringing The Rock and Nicole Kidman together with her.
“OK, I wish to announce the 4 of us are gonna do a film very quickly,” Chastain joked. “It’s being written, proper now. I don’t know what it’s.”