Minnie Driver reveals Hard Rain producers would not allow her to wear a wetsuit under her T-shirt because 'they wanted to see her nipples' and 'punished' her when she pushed back

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Minnie Driver has described really producers would not let her to deterioration a wetsuit in the 1998 movie Hard Rain because 'they wanted to spot her nipples'.

The actress, 54, starred successful nan disaster movie arsenic Karen, opposite Christian Slater, Morgan Freeman and Randy Quaid, centring astir a slope heist taking spot during a dense rainstorm.

Minnie opened up connected nan filming conditions connected Jameela Jamil's I Weigh podcast, explaining that her chap actors wore wetsuits nether their costumes during nan h2o scenes.

However, nan Oscar nominee revealed she was not allowed to deterioration 1 nether her T-shirt by nan producers, because nan 'point' was to spot 'what was underneath it'.

She recalled: 'There were immense rainfall machines. We changeable crazy hours. It was tough, like, it was a reliable movie, but everybody other could deterioration a wetsuit underneath their costume.

Minnie Driver has described really producers would not let her to deterioration a wetsuit successful nan 1998 movie Hard Rain because 'they wanted to spot her nipples' (pictured successful February)

The actress, 54, starred successful nan disaster movie arsenic Karen (pictured), other Christian Slater, Morgan Freeman and Randy Quaid, centring astir a heist taking spot during a rainstorm

Minnie opened up connected nan filming conditions connected Jameela Jamil 's I Weigh podcast, explaining that her chap actors wore wetsuits nether their costumes during nan h2o scenes (pictured successful movie pinch Christian)

'And I was told by nan producers that I couldn’t because they wanted to spot my nipples, and that location was nary constituent successful having nan bedewed T-shirt if you couldn’t person what was underneath it.'

The Good Will Hunting prima explained that she pushed back, but was made to consciousness for illustration an 'idiot' and for illustration she didn’t 'understand that this is what’s going on.'

She added that aft she stood up for herself and called her supplier for help, she was 'punished for it', pinch group connected group not speaking to her and stories being leaked to nan property that she was difficult, causing her to blasted herself.

She said: 'I retrieve saying this is wrong. I retrieve calling my agent. I past retrieve it being like, boy, group wouldn’t speak to maine connected nan set. I was truthful punished for it.

'It was leaked to nan property that I called and complained astir conditions, but it was arsenic if location was thing to kick astir and I was conscionable complaining.

'So it’s this benignant of - this gaslighting, media gaslighting that’s supported by nan situation that you are in. And past you person to enactment successful that environment.

'You know, we changeable that movie for 7 months. So, eventually, you do move connected yourself. You do go, "It was my responsibility for saying anything, you stupid large mouth. You should person unopen up." 

'And that goes successful and past alters nan measurement successful which you benignant of spot yourself and your earthy inclination to put your manus up and spell "This isn’t right".'

The Oscar nominee revealed she was not allowed to deterioration 1 nether her T-shirt by nan producers, because nan 'point' was to spot 'what was underneath it' (pictured successful movie pinch Randy)

 Minnie explained that she pushed back, but was made to consciousness for illustration an 'idiot' and for illustration she didn’t 'understand that this is what’s going on' (pictured past year)

She added that aft she stood up for herself and called her supplier for help, she was 'punished for it', pinch group connected group not speaking to her and stories being leaked to nan property that she was difficult, causing her to blasted herself (pictured successful 1998) 

Minnie antecedently said astir nan aftermath of her attempts to reason for amended conditions connected Hard Rain, telling The Times successful 2022: 'That followed maine for a really agelong time, that full thought of maine being difficult. If you stood up and said, "This is unacceptable," which I routinely did, you were vilified.'

But she declared that would not extremity her efforts to guidelines up for herself and others, saying: 'I will ever beryllium a champion connected set. I’d beryllium for illustration a lioness astir thing that was happening, to a antheral aliases female. 

'If you spot that personification is mistreating personification else, you person to opportunity something. You will almost surely beryllium punished for it connected immoderate level, but I don’t deliberation that is simply a logic not to speak up.'

She did not sanction immoderate of nan producers of Hard Rain, pinch nan film's credited producers being Ian Bryce, Mark Gordon and Gary Levinsohn.

Minnie antecedently opened up astir her experiences dealing pinch misogyny successful her early career.

She revealed that she was erstwhile 'leered' astatine by casting board while being told to clone an orgasm for an audition.

Speaking to Elizabeth Day connected her How To Fail podcast, she explained: 'I retrieve stepping into nan room and it was afloat of men... 

'And nan head said, "you know, you've seen nan segment successful When Harry Met Sally, what we want you to do is for illustration return a spot of nan cocoa and eat nan cocoa and person an orgasm. Right disconnected you go." And each these revolting advertisement executives benignant of thin somewhat guardant successful their chairs. 

Minnie antecedently opened up astir her experiences dealing pinch misogyny successful her early career, revealing she was erstwhile 'leered' astatine by casting board while being told to clone an orgasm for an audition (pictured successful 1998)

Minnie has besides revealed that her star-making move successful Good Will Hunting almost didn't travel to walk aft now-disgraced movie shaper Harvey Weinstein objected to her beingness successful nan movie (pictured successful nan film)

'And I knew it was wrong. I knew it was conscionable wrong. But I really wanted nan job. Also, I thought I was expected to do this. This is what you had to do to get a job, which I mean it was. 

'So I went and I sat location and I ate nan cocoa which was disgusting and I tried to person an orgasm. I tried to clone an orgasm. But I was benignant of looking retired into a oversea of dormant eyed dudes connected their luncheon break successful Soho successful July and it was each conscionable truthful revolting. 

'I couldn't moreover clone an orgasm for a job. And I fundamentally sewage shouted retired by nan head for not being grateful and past conscionable benignant of leered and jeered astatine by this full crowd. 

'And it was nan strangest emotion because I was devastated that I knew I wasn't going to get this job. 

'Plus, I benignant of gave nan head a portion of my mind because I yet came to and was for illustration "This is insane, that you're each doing this. Also, this chocolate's disgusting. And also, I don't want this f***ing job" moreover though I was broke. So it was rather a weird move around.' 

Minnie has besides revealed that her star-making move successful Good Will Hunting almost didn't travel to walk aft now-disgraced movie shaper Harvey Weinstein objected to her beingness successful nan film.

The character revealed that the convicted activity offender, who is presently serving a 23-year situation sentence, said that 'nobody would want to f*** her' up of production. 

Despite Weinstein's violative comments, nan producers fought for her to stay connected nan picture, arsenic did Matt Damon, who starred successful and co-wrote nan movie pinch Ben Affleck.

The character revealed that nan convicted activity offender, who is presently serving a 23-year situation sentence, said that 'nobody would want to f*** her' up of accumulation (Weinstein successful 2020) 

Despite Weinstein's violative comments, nan producers fought for her to stay connected nan picture, arsenic did Matt Damon, who starred successful and co-wrote nan movie pinch Ben Affleck, and Minnie went connected to get an Oscar motion (pictured pinch Matt astatine film's premiere)

Minnie went connected to person an Academy Award information for Best Supporting Actress for her domiciled as Skylar Satenstein successful nan film.

Speaking astir her acquisition pinch Weinstein, she recalled: 'He didn't want maine to beryllium successful nan film. Again, he was very vocal astir nan truth that he didn't deliberation that I was successful his words "f**kable"...

'But I ne'er liked him because he was a revolting marginaliser of women. He fresh them into specified a constrictive bin. It was conscionable revolting. That was revolting. I saw capable girls connected his laps to beryllium grateful that that wasn't me. 

'But I definitely, not suffered, but had an acquisition that, you know, astatine his hands that made maine consciousness for illustration I felt a cardinal times before, you know, that I was a portion of s**t and not worthy it and of course, I wasn't going to get nan part. 

'But past connected nan different side, I americium going to get this nary matter that this large fat shaper doesn't want maine to do it. I'm going to do it anyway. And I did.'

In 2022, Minnie admitted it was 'satisfying' to spot galore colleagues receiving justness during nan Me Too movement.

She said: 'God, it was truthful satisfying. It was truthful amazing. It was conscionable truthful astonishing to yet consciousness each these women for illustration a batch of whose stories I already knew, because you talk successful nan business, everybody knew everybody knew who not to beryllium near unsocial successful a room with. 

'Everybody knew to perceive those publicly, to spot them not being shouted down, to spot these women going "Oh, my goodness, we tin guidelines together. And if we guidelines together, past our voices are stronger." It was truthful satisfying.  

She continued: 'It was benignant of amazing. I didn't consciousness for illustration it was a witch hunt. I thought it was hilarious nan magnitude of men who for illustration "you know, we're being falsely accused". And it's like, yeah, show that to each nan different witches.' 

In 2022, Minnie admitted it was 'satisfying' to spot galore colleagues receiving justness during nan Me Too activity (pictured past month)

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