It’s Hard Work!
“With any simulated sex scene, you are performing that scene for much longer than any couple would be actually doing that action. So it actually gets very hard on the body,” the coordinator shared, noting that they have to film from so many different angles. “You’re doing it for hours and hours. It’s exhausting. It’s hard on the body.”
She explained that the sex scene in the first episode between Cooper and Billie in the kitchen was tough. “We talked a lot about that scene going in because it was going to be so emotional and difficult and complex. And we really wanted to make sure that it looked consensual, so we built into the choreography, all of these moments of consent where she says yes,” she explained. “I had stunt pads on her because she’s getting pushed against the table, the stairwell. … It can be very hard on the body.”Back to top