While Omar Sy is currently filming season 3 of the Lupin series, we find him headlining a new film for Netflix, Far from the ring road, alongside Laurent Lafitte. This Friday, May 6, Netflix subscribers will have the chance to discover this new film. A reunion between the two actors, ten years after the success of the feature film On the other side of the ring road. They are back in the shoes of the duo of improbable cops: Ousmane Diakité and François Monge. Far from the ring road is a new detective comedy whose filming has not been easy for the actors! We tell you more.
This Thursday, May 5, the two actors were the guests of Daily. They allowed themselves a few confidences behind the scenes of the film, on the set of Yann Barthès. The duo claimed they had no stunt doubles for the action scenes. Omar Sy even remembers it very well: “I even seriously injured myself during this film. I almost lost a finger. He even showed his left ring finger to the presenter! “See, this injury is really a real injury. And there, I no longer feel anything, ”explains the former accomplice of Fred Testot.
Really no liner?
The absence of an understudy during the filming of Far from the ring road has been confirmed by the pair of Omar Sy, Laurent Lafitte. He even admits that there weren’t many scenes that required one. A statement that makes Omar Sy smile, who seems to have trouble keeping himself from laughing. Yann Barthès then reveals unpublished images of the making-of of the film where we discover Laurent Lafitte alongside a person who strongly resembles him! The host can’t help but ask him: “Who is he? “. Caught in the act, the actor bursts out laughing, letting out a “Ah sh*t! “. He quickly justifies himself: “I have understudy for the comedy scenes, because I don’t act very well. All that is game, it is this gentleman, all that is stunt, it is me”. A huge giggle then bursts on the set.
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