"He was so amazing to me at the beginning, such a gentleman, that I figured it must have been my fault, that I must have done something wrong, for him to turn cruel, to stop respecting me. It was his plan all along, conscious or subconscious." The two started working together on "Planet Terror," a title she said, "in retrospect is the perfect title for a lot of my life with him." As their relationship wore on, Mc Gowan said it became a "steady cycle of being accused of imaginary sins and me putting out fires so he wouldn't blow up at me." His jealously, according to Mc Gowan, led to Rodriguez shaving his facial hair just like her co-star Freddy Rodriguez, so he could stand-in for the actor during a kissing scene.
She also said he would berate her about her weight and threatened to have Jessica Alba take over her role in the movie.
Thurman ended up losing control of the car and crashing, injuring her neck and knees.
She was not able to acquire footage of the accident until recently, after Tarantino and producer Shannon Mc Intosh hunted it down and shared it with her; Thurman primarily blamed Weinstein and producers for allegedly covering up her accident for so long. it was literally my happiest day this year, when Shannon found that footage and sent it over to me and I knew I was going to be able to present it to Uma,” Tarantino told Deadline.
This would give a remarkable boost to the venerable franchise for Paramount, which is looking to build them under studio chief Jim Gianopulos.
As Deadline revealed last month, Tarantino agreed to make his next film for Sony Pictures.Uma Thurman has spoken for the first time about her rumoured romance with Quentin Tarantino.The pair, who have been friends for more than 20 years, were recently reported to have taken their relationship to the next level after travelling to the Cannes Film Festival together. magazine, Uma was asked whether or not she was dating the director.He's described as the cowboy hat-wearing, Texan director of "Planet Terror," who was married when they started dating.Rodriguez and wife Elizabeth Avellán -- who was also a producer on their "Grindhouse" film -- split after he started dating Mc Gowan.The star also spoke about her return to the world of acting after some time out of the spotlight."I've kind of been on a hiatus for a while, and I just started getting back to work right now," said the 44-year-old, who has recently been cast in "I had a baby and I also wanted to take a step back, and so I did.She writes that he threatened to fire her from the project multiple times, but one time really stood out."This time he declared he was going to fire me because I was secretly in love with Quentin, wanted to sleep with Quentin. "RR stormed out of my trailer, saying he’d be back with a lie detector machine to see if I really did love Quentin." She said she then began asking people on set if they had a Valium she could take before he returned, because she started having a "full-on panic attack." "My door got thrown open and there he stood holding a cruel-looking yellow machine with electrode-like wire things.Thurman wanted to have a stunt person drive the car because, she said, a teamster had told her that the car might not be working properly.By her account, Tarantino was furious with her request and ultimately persuaded her to do the stunt.