Sandra Bullock chatted with a close friend -- and director of her new movie "The Proposal" -- Anne Fletcher, in an interview for Glamour magazine's July issue, on newsstands June 9. The actress also graces the cover and wears a T-shirt designed by her husband's company, West Coast Choppers, in the spread. Click left for more pics, then read on for some juicy excerpts. Because everyone was looking at Ryan. Our stuff was hanging in each others faces, and we didn't care. But seriously, I wanted to do a good job because people are paying their hard-earned money to come and be entertained and surprised and to see my fabulous naked scene. And if there are no lines outside theaters on June 19, I'm going to be so pissed. Seriously, guys, you better check out Bullock in the buff, 'cause when she gets pissed, her hubby Jesse James gets pissed, and have you seen that guy?
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For most of her career the actress has kept her clothes on for movie roles that have seen her play a string of prim - if a little geeky - characters such as Miss Congeniality. Baring all: Sandra Bullock in romantic comedy The Proposal which sees the actress take part in her first nude scenes aged Bullock joked that that she'll be stripping for more roles following the romantic comedy's runaway succes. Speaking to GMTV's Ben Shepherd yesterday, Sandra said appearing in the buff helped the film do well in America and pledged to bare all well into old age.
The scene is first and foremost a funny one — Bullock hunches over in a vain attempt to cover up, as an equally naked Ryan Reynolds approaches. At the age of 44, the acclaimed actress knows the moment was not intended as sexy or provocative. But the fact of the matter is, there she is, up on the big screen as naked as the day she was born. No stunt double. No body prosthetics. Just the real her. What could she have been thinking? I look at it every day and there is something funny going on with my body, so I saw that it could be used as a vessel in this film in a good way. I felt that this was the time for me to do full nudity, and be used in a way I was comfortable with.