1. Paul Mescal Opens Up About Nervous First Meeting with Gladiator 2 Co-Star Pedro Pascal
– In a recent interview with Esquire, Mescal revealed that he was too afraid to approach Pascal when he saw him at the airport before their involvement in the film was announced.
– Mescal expressed his excitement about working with Pascal and described him as genuine, but also admitted feeling stressed about the high stakes of the project.
2. Paul Mescal Talks About the Pressure and Legacy of Gladiator 2
– Mescal discussed his role as adult Lucius in the highly-anticipated Gladiator sequel and revealed that he didn’t have to audition for the part, but rather had a meeting with director Ridley Scott.
– The actor expressed his nervousness about discussing the film in detail, as he didn’t want to reveal any spoilers or say something he shouldn’t. He also mentioned the difficulty of stepping into a film with such a strong legacy.