April Fool’s Day: 5 Hollywood Celebrities Who Pranked Their Co-Stars
Pallabi C Samal
April 01, 2022, 6:04 p.m.
3 minute read
April Fool’s Day is just another day in our lives, but we like to ridicule our friends.
And, celebrities are no different in this case.
While some like George Clooney and Ellen DeGeneres are known pranksters, there are plenty of others who are a surprise package in this business.
Without further ado, let’s celebrate five silent Hollywood pranksters.
When Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper brutally pranked Jennifer Lawrence
During filming american hustleJennifer Lawrence had clearly expressed her discomfort during a filming in a cemetery in Boston.
Sensing an opportunity for fun, her co-stars Christian Bale and Bradley Cooper had the film‘s props department engrave Lawrence’s name and date of birth on a fake headstone.
When Lawrence saw it, she freaked out, after which she noticed that her “date of death” was April 1, 1913!
Jonah Hill faced rude jokes from Brad Pitt in 2011
Jonah Hill was the victim of Brad Pitt’s cruel pranks on the sets of their film, silver ball (2011).
Here are the things Pitt did:
a) He painted Hill’s golf cart pink on set.
b) Pasted a photoshopped photo of himself and Hill looking like the Pan! duo.
c) The back of Hill’s car had a fake genitalia and he (unknowingly?) drove with it!
Tom Hanks poked fun at Julia Roberts’ love of knitting
Besides acting, Julia Roberts enjoys knitting.
During filming Larry Crown in 2011, his co-actor Tom Hanks noticed him and what he did next left him puzzled.
The Hollywood icon asked everyone on set to start knitting before Roberts arrived.
“I come to work on set one day and every person is knitting…65 men are knitting,” she said of her experience.
When Daniel Radcliffe faced fart bombs!
On the sets of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of AzkabanDaniel Radcliffe faced a fart machine!
“There’s a picture in the great room of all the kids sleeping in the great room, and Alan Rickman decided he’d stick one of those fart machines in my, uh, sleeping bag, and they waited and then sparked this huge noise,” Radcliffe recounted that incident.
Rihanna snuck into Jimmy Kimmel’s house at midnight
In 2015, Rihanna sneaked into talk show host Jimmy Kimmel’s house one night at 1 a.m. and went to his room.
She started throwing confetti and dollar bills on his bed, pointed flashlights at him, played one of his songs at full volume, and danced wildly.
Later, Kimmel joked, “It was like a UFO had landed and I had no idea what was going on.”