“More and more I find bathing to be less necessary, at times,” Gyllenhaal told Vanity Fair in August 2021.
One month later, the Spider-Man: Far From Home star said he was shocked how seriously others took his joke about not showering.
“I don’t know what it was,” he said during a screening of his Netflix film, The Guilty, according to BuzzFeed. “I answered a question where I was being sarcastic and ironic, and it’s followed me around.”
He added: “Unfortunately, I showered before I came here. So space … I’m sorry.”Back to top