Baring all of it! Machine Gun Kelly revealed he’s a triple risk — writing, directing and starring in Good Mourning — and he had a really particular means of stepping into character.
“I did 5 entire sit ups (and 200 blunts) to prep for my function in Good Mourning. 💪🏼🎬 drop a 🍿 in the event you received excessive and watched our film,” the “Bloody Valentine” rapper (actual title Colson Baker), 32, captioned a Saturday, Could 21, Instagram carousel, which included a nude snap of himself with solely a small towel to cowl his non-public components.
The comedy — which was launched on Friday, Could 20 — follows film star London Ransom (Kelly) whose life spirals after studying that his girlfriend (Becky G) calls off their romance through textual content on a very powerful day of his profession.
“I wish to say thanks to [MGK] for sending me that textual content, and thanks to Megan [Fox, his fiancée] sending him that textual content that made him assume she was breaking apart with him,” costar Mod Solar stated in an Instagram video from the film’s premiere earlier this month. “She was really most likely simply being very nice and saying she loves [you], however everyone knows how this man’s thoughts works — spiral! Thanks for the disaster that occurred that made this film actual.”
Good Mourning — the rapper’s directorial debut — additionally stars Dove Cameron, Whitney Cummings, Pete Davidson and Fox.
“I simply assume she’s comedically genius,” the “Emo Woman” crooner instructed Leisure Tonight of the 35-year-old Jennifer’s Physique actress — whom he proposed to in January — on the Could 12 premiere. “I believe she’s so underrated as a comedic actor and simply as an actor who can adapt to completely different faces and phases, so, it was an honor.”
He added: “It’s so humorous, I used to be making an attempt to make her not appear like Megan Fox. I used to be like, ‘We must always put an outdated woman wig on you,’ and she or he was like, ‘I received this,’ and she or he was her and she or he was Kennedy. And Kennedy was type of like an ode to [her character] Reagan from New Woman. So, all the pieces was type of meta.”
Regardless of an ill-timed textual content, Kelly and Fox — who shares sons Noah, 9, Bodhi, 8, and Journey, 5, with ex-husband Brian Austin Inexperienced — have a a lot smoother relationship than London has along with his personal ex.
“The second that I used to be in a room with him … I knew immediately that he was what I name a twin flame,” the Tennessee native instructed astrologer Susan Miller throughout a July 2020 episode of the “Give Them Lala” podcast. “As an alternative of a soul mate, a twin flame is definitely the place a soul has ascended right into a excessive sufficient degree that it may be break up into two completely different our bodies on the similar time. So we’re really two halves of the identical soul, I believe. And I stated that to him nearly instantly as a result of I felt it immediately.”
Good Mourning is presently in theaters.