In case you haven’t heard, Hugh Grant has a surprise blink-and-you’ll-miss-it-in Take out the knives sequel glass onionwhich was released on Netflix last month.
The film sees Daniel Craig reprise his role as Detective Benoit Blanc, and Hugh plays his partner Philippe.
In the very short scene, Janelle Monáe’s character Helen appears in the Benoit household, where Philip answers the door in an apron and carrying a jar of sourdough.
While it is not explicitly stated in the film, Hugh confirmed that Philippe is indeed Benoit’s husband in an interview with Benoit collider for his next movie Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves.
Join Hugh D&D Actor Chris Pine for this chat, and a clip from the moment he said Daniel – who previously played James Bond – is his husband went viral thanks to Chris’ reaction to Hugh’s bombshell.
Many have claimed that Chris’ healthy response indicates that he genuinely believes Hugh is actually married to Daniel in real life.
In the interview, Hugh said to the reporter with a laugh: “That’s right, I’m married to James Bond.”
At this point, Chris does an obvious double take, and after a pause, he looks genuinely happy as he radiates his visit and exclaims, “Damn, man, I didn’t know that!”
“I am 100% convinced Chris Pine took Hugh Grant seriously and now believes he is married, in real life, to Daniel Craig,” said one fan, sharing the moment on TikTok, and it didn’t take long for others to get hooked on the theory.
Commenting on the post, one person said, “He 100% Googled it afterward,” while another noted, “I love his reaction so much. Confused but incredibly supportive though.”
Another wrote, “I agree he’s such a cool guy, that’s a nice congratulation,” and another added, “I love Chris Pine, 200% thinks this is true and it makes them sick 🥰”
One TikTok user noted, “The way he looks at Hugh’s hands you couldn’t tell he wasn’t looking for a ring.”
The clip also made waves on Twitter, with a fan tweeting: “Clip of Hugh Grant making a joke about glass onions saying ‘I’m married to James Bond!’ And Chris Pine 10,000% doesn’t grasp the context and goes “Oh the fuck, really?!” All the rant is the funniest shit I’ve seen all week.”
Another person echoed his statement: “Thinking of Hugh Gran’s video saying he’s married to James Bond and Chris Pine is so happy for him.”
But alas, as fun as this theory is, the Full Collider interview proves that Chris doesn’t actually believe Hugh Grant and Daniel Craig are married to each other – he was actually seriously blindsided by Hugh glass onion a barrier.
At the beginning D&D In the conversation, Hugh was asked by the journalist, “I just have to start with what it’s like to marry Benoit Blanc?”
“Well, is that out of the box now?” Hugh replies. “I think it’s in cinemas now… That’s right, I’m married to James Bond.”
Chris smiles already responding, “Oh damn, man, I didn’t know that!” But he immediately asked, “Were you credited for the movie?” – Not letting any question know they are talking about glass onion.
When Hugh tries to downplay the scene as “the tiniest little moment”, Chris continues to show his enthusiasm for surprise as he insists: “But it isn’t!”
This isn’t the first time Chris has gone viral over a major misunderstanding during one of his film’s press circles in recent months, as the star was also at the center of Harry Styles’SpitjetBack in September.
If you somehow managed to miss the scandal, pop culture fans around the world would have gawked at it do not worry my love Premiere at Venice Film Festival Thanks Lots of drama surrounding the film.
A video of Harry and Chris inside the cinema ended up circulating on social media after Harry allegedly spat on Chris as he sat in his seat.
In the footage, Harry made his way to his chair while Chris, who was already seated, applauded his entrance. Right before Harry sat down, Chris suddenly stopped clapping, looked down his lap, and paused for a moment.
He then apparently shook his head in disbelief as he smiled to himself with a confused look on his face, and online investigators were desperate to know what caused such a reaction.
A slow-motion replay soon revealed that Harry made what looked like a spitting motion right before Chris stopped his applause. And the actor’s gaze on his lap seemed to line up perfectly with where Harry’s spit was going to hit.
It didn’t take long for Twitter to explode with people’s reactions to the scandal, and Kris’ rep quickly issued a statement. vehemently denied The claims and insistence that the video was just poorly timed body language from both stars.