It seems Mariah Carey is a diva in more ways than one!
In a new interview on Entertainment Weekly‘s podcast, Baywatch actor Rob Huebel opened up about working with the star — and revealed she’s a real pain while on set and also claimed it “didn’t go well!”
“F-cking, what is going on with her? It was bananas,” Rob said. Not only that, one day she got to the set four hours late — and put in a serious request that her trailer be filled with stuffed white lambs and white roses. Um, what?
— Mariah Carey (@MariahCarey) March 21, 2013
He went on to explain that her scene in the movie (she plays herself) required her to only sing one song, but she also gets shot in the film’s script, which after agreeing to the role, decided she was no longer into.
“She was like, ‘I don’t want that. I don’t feel like my character would get killed by bullets. Like, what if I deflected them like Wonder Woman?'” Rob said the mom-of-two suggested. “They were like, ‘Mariah, we don’t have time for… You’re getting paid so much money. We have you for like one day. We don’t have time to argue with you. Just do it.'” So awkward!
Mariah singing in 2008.
In a recent interview, Jeff Olde — who oversaw the production of Mariah’s docuseries, Mariah’s World — revealed the 47-year-old singer doesn’t make a peep the day before a big show.
“She cannot speak the day before a performance,” Jeff told The New York Times. “She knows exactly what she wants but she has to communicate through writing or sign language, and it’s a sort of a joke within her group, because she has to preserve her voice.” Talk about a diva…
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