Chris Pine believes his full frontal nudity in Outlaw King has exposed a 'double standard'

Mail Online | 11/7/2018 | Reporter
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There has been a lot of talk about his full-frontal nude scene in the Outlaw King.

And Chris Pine believes that all the discussion surrounding the rather quick moment exposes a double standard for male and female stars.

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The 38-year-old actor remarked on his desire to show the human and animal qualities of his character, while also pointing on the limited amount of commentary around his female co-star, Florence Pugh,'s nude scene.

Speaking with the Press Association, Pine explained, 'Firstly in exploring this kind of man who is to be called king and treated like a king, I thought it was important to see the king and the animal, the man and the animal, that his feet are in the mud.'


'That he is both violent and primitive and bestial, but also something else,' he continued.

'So I thought to see the human de-clothed, and his animal self is really important.'

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He then added, 'Florence (Pugh, his co-star) shows her entire body in this film, and no-one is talking about that.

'And people want to talk about my **** like we're a bunch of teenagers playing spin the bottle.

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'I'd love to have an interesting conversation about why is it funny or pithy or a conversation to be had about that, whereas Florence is not.

'Is she expected to do that because she is a woman and I'm not...
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