Actor’s shock on co-star’s weight-loss: ‘she was not eating much’


Japanese actor and musician Miyavi has spoken about working with Angelina Jolie on the set of Unbroken saying that the actress got very skinny during filming. 

The actor spoke about Angelina’s ambition on set, saying: “It was surprising to me how much she trusted me, all of us, on set. She was so determined. I was also surprised how skinny she got. You know, she was not eating much. I felt so bad I was the only one who got fat during filming.”

Unbroken is one of Miyavi’s first acting roles after a long career in music and he takes on the role of Mutsuhito “The Bird” Watanabe in the critically acclaimed filmed that is directed and produced by Angelina. 

The Japanese actor has spoken previously about being hesitant in taking on the role, due to its sensitive nature surrounding Japanese history, but decided to take it due to the important message of forgiveness in the movie.