15 Bizarre Things Actors Had To Do For Auditions

Most actors will tell you how much they loathe auditions, and it’s pretty understandable given some of the things they’re asked to do. How would you like to perform a pole dance in front of a bunch of strangers without an actual pole? We’re breaking out in sweat just thinking about it. Here’s a list of more bizarre things actors had to do to get cast.

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15 Bizarre Things Actors Had To Do For Auditions- Nicholas Hoult had a bizarre experience when he auditioned for the role of politician Robert Harley Source: USA Today

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15 Bizarre Things Actors Had To Do For Auditions - January Jones had to do a pole dance for her Coyote Ugly audition, without an actual pole.

After rSource: The Hollywood Reporter

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15 Bizarre Things Actors Had To Do For Auditions - When Harry Hamlin auditioned for Indiana Jones in Raiders of the Lost Ark, he was asked to bake a cSource: Page Six

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15 Bizarre Things Actors Had To Do For Auditions - Josh Brolin says he auditioned for The Fly and had to deliver his lines while pretending to be insiSource: The Hollywood Reporter

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15 Bizarre Things Actors Had To Do For Auditions - Vilhelm Blomgren had to walk into the woods as part of his unusual audition for Midsommar.

The casSource: EW

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15 Bizarre Things Actors Had To Do For Auditions - For her role in Game of Thrones, Emilia Clarke did the funky chicken.

After doing her scene, ClarkSource: The Tonight Show

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15 Bizarre Things Actors Had To Do For Auditions - Bill Nighy had to do some bizarre auditions throughout his career.

Some of these include bouncing Source: WBUR

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15 Bizarre Things Actors Had To Do For Auditions - Brie Larson auditioned for Trainwreck by going to lunch.

Larson was asked to lunch with Judd ApatoSource: HuffPost

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15 Bizarre Things Actors Had To Do For Auditions - That time Woody Allen kind of stalked Alan Cumming during an audition.

The actor recalls how, whenSource: The Tonight Show

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15 Bizarre Things Actors Had To Do For Auditions - Aaron Paul had to tell an embarrassing story about a card trick he was forced to do, making him bomSource: Variety

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15 Bizarre Things Actors Had To Do For Auditions - George Lazenby had to prove his heterosexuality to play James Bond.

Source: NY Post

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14. 15 Bizarre Things Actors Had To Do For Auditions - Emmy Rossum was once asked to attend an audition wearing a bikini. That’s it.

No lines, she liSource: The Hollywood Reporter

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15 Bizarre Things Actors Had To Do For Auditions - Keira Knightley had to do weird sex faces auditioning for A Dangerous Method.

Knightley said she hSource: BBC

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15 Bizarre Things Actors Had To Do For Auditions - Barry Keoghan had to throw a tennis ball against a wall and pat himself on the stomach to detach frSource: The Culture Trip

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15 Bizarre Things Actors Had To Do For Auditions - Patrick Stewart was forced to wear a wig when he auditioned for Star Trek.

Creator Gene RoddenberrSource: EW

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