Words by Jadie Troy-Pryde
If you’ve ever harboured a crush on a Hollywood actor and imagined what it would be like to kiss them in a windswept moment, then you might not want to read on because Joanna Lumley is about to kill your vibe.
And if you’ve been madly in love with Leonardo DiCaprio since his highlighted curtains burst into our lives in Romeo + Juliet, then you’re definitely not going to want to know what she has to say.
The 71 year-old Ab Fab star recently opened up about exactly how it felt to kiss one of the most desirable men in the world, and apparently it just wasn’t all that great. Sob.
Joanna starred alongside Leo in The Wolf of Wall Street back in 2013, and in one scene they end up kissing. However, she stressed that it was nothing to write home about (sorry, Leo).
‘I did kiss Leonardo DiCaprio, about 15 times in fact,’ she said at a dinner for the Elizabeth’s Legacy of Hope charity, according to The Telegraph.
‘But I’ll let you into a secret. It’s actually no fun kissing actors, no fun at all.’
She went on to say: ‘There are so many takes and you both have to chew so much chewing gum. It’s like kissing someone in a dentist’s waiting room.’
Way to burst our bubble, Joanna.