Game of Thrones and Ted Lasso star Hannah Waddingham says she was “groping” on set while filming the ITV show Benidorm.
Waddingham played Tonya Dyke on the sixth season of the holiday show, which aired in 2014.
“I have never been groped in my life, but I have been groped three times in a week for tuần Benidorm,” she told Mirror.
While not naming any cast or crew members, Waddingham said: “To get to the set, I had to walk through the hotel dressed as Tonya in a non-existent bikini and high heels. heels with eye-spots looking at me… or rather, groping for me.
“I had to stop myself from doing what I instinctively wanted to do – smash their blocks – because I was working.
“A little angel on my shoulder said, ‘Leave it, Hannah. But I really want to take off my 5-inch wedges and hit them. “
Earlier this year, Waddingham revealed that Game of Thrones removed a confusing backstory for her character following fan backlash over the rape scene of Sansa Stark.
The actress who played Septa Unella in HBO shows the final scene in season six that sees her being drunk on a waterboard by Cersei Lannister (Lena Headey). The moment ends when The Mountain (Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson) enters the room ominously and closes the door, before moving on to another scene.
“She intended to be raped by The Mountain, and I think they had so many complaints about raping Sansa that they chose not to go with it,” she said. Collider.
Waddingham went on to recall the filming experience, describing it as “the worst day of my life.” [her] life”.
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