I Treated Tommy Lee’s “Talking Penis” Like A “Buddy”
Fans knew the upcoming Hulu miniseries about Pamela Anderson and Tommy Lee’s tumultuous and sexual marriage would be outrageous, but they probably didn’t know it would be. this scandalous.
While Lily James and Sebastian Stan’s “Pam & Tommy” series won’t hit streaming screens until February 2, the cast recently talked about one particular scene from Episode 2 that’s sure to be NSFW.
The pair spoke to Variety in a long story about the eight-episode series and what viewers should expect.
Footage shows the Mötley Crüe drummer meeting Pamela and discussing with himself if he has actually fallen in love.
He then has a pep talk with his genitals. Inspired by an anecdote in Lee’s 2005 memoir, “Tommyland,” the character has a conversation with his penis (voiced by actor Jason Mantzoukas).
Show creator Robert Siegel discussed the steamy scene with Variety, saying, “While I’d like to take credit for it, I was just adapting a chapter from [Lee’s] memory.”
Siegel continued: “I think it could be a first [for television]. There was a slight recoil, because you have to back off a bit when a talking penis comes your way. But Hulu was overwhelmingly supportive.
Director Craig Gillespie chimed in and explained how difficult it was to shoot this scene, describing it as “just awkward”.
“You have four puppeteers working with an animatronic penis,” he said. “And then how much is too much, and are you starting to lose your emotional torment of what’s going on?” Hope this works.
But the ‘Captain America’ star was okay with the scene. Stan said, “In the end, I treated it like it was an intimate conversation between friends one might have when they fall in love.”
“Pam & Tommy” will chronicle the wild adventure of Anderson and Lee’s wild rockstar relationship in the 1990s. It will mainly focus on the couple’s sex tape they created on their honeymoon and its unauthorized release. later.
Seth Rogen, Nick Offerman, Taylor Schilling, Andrew Dice Clay, Pepi Sonuga, Spencer Granese and Mozhan Marnò co-star in the drama.
The Baywatch icon and the rocker tied the knot in 1995 on a beach after just four days of dating. They separated in 1998. Lee and Anderson have two sons together, Brandon and Dylan.