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Woody Harrelson Recalls Drinking Cobra Blood in Thailand with Michael J. 狐: ‘Mike Promptly Vomited

ウディ・ハレルソン, マイケルJ. 狐

ウディ・ハレルソン, マイケルJ. 狐

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ウディ・ハレルソンマイケルJ. 狐 got more than they bargained for while drinking in Thailand.

13th annual Governors Awards 土曜日にロサンゼルスで, ハレルソン, 61, introduced the バック・トゥ・ザ・フューチャー star as he was presented with the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award.

ハレルソン, who said Fox, 61, recommended him for a role in 1991’s Doc Hollywood that helped launch his movie career, recounted a hilarious story from when he visited Fox on the Thailand set of the 1989 映画 Casualties of War.

NS Triangle of Sadness star recalled a trip through the jungle with Fox during which Fox handed someonelike thousands of [タイ語] baht, which probably amounted to about $16and the pair were taken to a fight between a cobra and a mongoose.

I didn’t believe it,” Harrelson said during his speech. “I look in there and Mike is sitting next to this kid with dozens of cobras all around them ready to strike and — no jest. And the kid was toying with these cobras.

He taunted a bunch of these cobras and then he found the orneriest cobra, grabbed it by the neck, threw it in a cage with mongoose, where I saw the craziest fight I’ve ever seen between any animals other than studio executives,” continued Harrelson to lots of laughter from the audience. “You guys know I’m kidding.

US actor Woody Harrelson presents honoree Canadian-American actor Michael J. Fox with the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award during the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' 13th Annual Governors Awards at the Fairmont Century Plaza in Los Angeles on November 19, 2022

US actor Woody Harrelson presents honoree Canadian-American actor Michael J. Fox with the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award during the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' 13th Annual Governors Awards at the Fairmont Century Plaza in Los Angeles on November 19, 2022

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And the mongoose won, they took the snake, はい, tied it by its tail, run the blood out, half-filled four glasses with cobra blood and half with Thai whiskey,” Harrelson explained, telling the audience thatdrinking the cobra blood is called ‘becoming brother to the snake.’ ”

The pair’s journey towardbecoming brother to the snakedid not go so well for Fox, Harrelson recalled.

Mike and I drink lots of things together and he can hold his own — can I say, he’s Canadian,” Harrelson joked. “But Mike promptly vomited his snake cocktail, never could hold his cobra blood.

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As Fox himself took the stage to accept the honorary Oscar on Saturday, the actor thanked Harrelson for his introduction, which also touched on Fox’s activism around Parkinson’s disease.

“愛してます. We did some damage,” Fox said, addressing Harrelson. “We did some damage in the ’80s.

Woody Harrelson congratulates Michael J. 狐, winner of the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award, onstage during the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences 13th Governors Awards at Fairmont Century Plaza on November 19, 2022 ロサンゼルスで, カリフォルニア

Woody Harrelson congratulates Michael J. 狐, winner of the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award, onstage during the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences 13th Governors Awards at Fairmont Century Plaza on November 19, 2022 ロサンゼルスで, カリフォルニア

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Fox himself reflected on his harrowing journey with Parkinson’s disease in his speech, saying that his diagnosistruly has been a gift as he accepted the award.

It was a gift, as my friend ジョージステファノプロス pointed out in a film,” he said in his acceptance speech of the short tribute prior. “I refer to Parkinson’s as the gift that keeps on taking. But it truly has been a gift.

Once I became engaged in learning about the disease, every interaction, every new piece of information I gathered, every researcher or NIH official I talked to, all confirmed, the science was ahead of the money,” フォックスは追加しました. “The answers could be unlocked with the right investments.