Famous Celebrities and Their Daring R-Rated Movie Debuts

Advertisement

From Anne Hathaway to James Franco, every star has acted in an R-rated movie at some point. Some were only seven years old while others had already filmed ten different movies, but at some point, these celebrities crossed over to the dark side.

Bradley Cooper

Bradley Cooper’s first R-rated film was Wet Hot American Summer. Since then, Cooper has been nominated for 7 Academy Awards. His films have grossed over $7.8 billion globally.

Advertisement

Scarlett Johansson

Prior to Johansson’s role as Black Widow in Marvel’s Avengers franchise, she made her R-rated film debut at the age of 10 in Just Cause (1995) alongside veteran actors Sean Connery and Ed Harris.

Advertisement

Next Page →

The More You Know

  • Novelist and screenwriter Nick Hornby is brother-in-law to novelist and screenwriter Robert Harris.
  • Charles Bronson, Britain's most violent prisoner, actually shaved his trademark mustache off so Tom Hardy could wear it during the filming of "Bronson", which was based on his life in prison.
  • Toto was paid more than the Munchkins in "The Wizard of Oz".
  • Orson Welles directed much of Citizen Kane from a wheelchair, after injuring himself on set.
Next Page →

Advertisement