The black eyeJamie Kennedy sports inRomeo + Juliet was real, and he feared it would cost him his role in the 1996Baz Luhrmann classic.
The comic-actor shared a few interesting behind-the-scenes stories when he recently went through the opening of the film on his YouTube channel.
Kennedy playedSampson, whose bright pink hair and black eye made him hard to forget. As it turns out, the actor says he got in a fight just before production began and feared he would lose his first sizable role in a major film because of it. "It's a long story," Kenndy said. "Basically, we went to a night club and some stuff happened.Read more on hollywoodreporter.com