Sometimes, the role centers on sex: sex addicts, porn stars, prostitutes. We put together a list of some of the biggest names to get naked for the camera; as long as they are on screen with nothing on. We start with the more subtle shots and the blink-and-you'll-miss-it moments, before getting to the A-listers who were happy to let it all hang out! Warning: Because of the nature of this list, it like the films on it! The entire scene screams sex , from her purring voice, to her openly admitting to enjoying sex, to her oh-so-subtle cigarette. Sharon Stone became infamous for the shot, and this scene has been deconstructed many times in university classroom discussions about female power and the male gaze in film.
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When tackling their next career move, even A-list celebrities have a lot to consider in regards to what makes the most sense for their professional trajectory. This could mean taking on a role outside of their comfort zone, choosing to "zig" when film audiences expect them to "zag," and, yes, sometimes deciding whether or not to do a movie that requires them to film in nothing but their birthday suit. Baring it all for the big screen may not seem like a major deal today, when so many folks are living what used to be considered private moments across social media for the world to see, but not everyone is so comfortable getting naked for public consumption. Factor in the idea that a nude scene will be projected onto an enormous movie screen where every inch of one's body can be critiqued, and, well, it's enough to make any actor say, "Thanks, but no thanks. Still, there are those brave souls who are either so comfortable in their own skin literally that they're willing to let it all hang out, or those so committed to their art that they've come to terms with the idea that the scene simply requires nudity. And not everyone who bared their bods for a role did so at the start of their career to gain attention; many took the plunge well into their resume of on-screen credits just because it felt right. When Jennifer Lawrence found herself the victim of phone hacking which revealed private nude photos of herself, the actress was embarrassed and appalled.
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That's not what this post is about. However, there is considerably less information for those looking for a glimpse of full frontal male nudity. This is especially surprising considering the amount of full-frontal nudity that exists in Hollywood films, and the caliber of the many actors who have shown off their little guy on the big screen: Richard Gere, Kevin Bacon and Jason Segel, to name just a few. There are also those actors who seem to actively seek out roles that require them to drop trou. There are actors such as Michael Fassbender and Vincent Gallo whose members become more famous than the films in which they star. But the actors attached to them were brave enough to bare all and for that, we salute them. Video produced by Amber Genuske and Oliver Noble. US Edition U.
Subscriber Account active since. Celebrities have spoken publicly about their experiences being naked on camera, and they range from positive and empowering to embarrassing and downright hilarious. During an interview on Dax Shepard's podcast "Armchair Expert," she recalled her experience as a young actress filming sensitive nude scenes. She also credited co-star Jason Momoa with making her feel comfortable on set and giving her an idea of what to expect. She went on to talk about the tension she experienced on the "Game of Thrones" set while filming later seasons when she refused to do nude scenes.