This A-list – maybe B-list – actor was advised by all of his agents to drop out of an upcoming film that is going to be rife with controversy, but he adamantly refused.
He wants to work with the director and he really likes the script.
It’ll either be an unmitigated disaster or it’ll win every Oscar it can.
Film: Hacksaw Ridge (True story of conscientious objector Desmond T. Doss who, in Okinawa during the bloodiest battle of WWII, saved 75 men without firing a single bullet)
Director: Mel Gibson