"More sweat!" Challengers' Zendaya, Mike Faist and Josh O'Connor on sweat, grunts and tennis fails

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Published 2024-04-22
Zendaya, Josh O'Connor and Mike Faist join BBC Radio 1's film critic Ali Plumb to talk about new movie Challengers. They reveal which of them was the best (and worst) at actual tennis, the secret behind passive aggressively eating a banana, and how to master Zendaya's unimpressed face.

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All Comments (21)
  • @kayefbutterfly
    Can I just say that Mike Faist is soooooooo fkin GORGEOUS?!?!
  • @ScarlettJ1221
    When Z says that she's embarrassed or shy, it reminds me of how incredible her acting skills are, she's truly amazing
  • @cdnm123
    The chemistry between them is chemistrying
  • @quietestkitten
    I love this interviewer every time I see him. I feel like he really tries to connect to the people he's talking to. In this one, I think it took them a few minutes, but then they warmed right up to him. I sense that people usually enjoy being interviewed by him
  • @karabokhanyile
    Josh really felt strongly about how embarrassing ADR was 😂
  • @sweetheartsjj
    The “we’re not doing what he’s doing” had me cackling
  • @domcoke
    Ali Plumb is is one of the best in the business. To see him charm them, while also feeling like he was paying attention to the film, while also slipping in funny questions, it's a beautiful thing to witness. He even had Mike Faist crack a smile.
  • @helenal6123
    Ali Plumb is such a ridiculously good interviewer. He puts them all at ease.
  • @RG-em2lg
    this is genuinely one of the best interviews i've seen. I love how he engages them and shows genuine curiosity instead of going strictly off a script or bulletpoints
  • @PokhrajRoy.
    They’re such a fun trio to watch in interviews 👏🏽 (AND THEN Ali Plumb enters the chat)
  • @PokhrajRoy.
    When you give Ali a compliment, he sweats on cue too 😂
  • @hanibeeez
    Challengers cast’s chemistry is amazing
  • @Elmerphant
    Full Virgo, Capricorn, Taurus friendship right here. LOVE IT!!! Earth signs are the best
  • @leiloca96
    loved hearing a little bit about luca's directing from them, very glad the interviewer asked about it! the part zendaya mentions about mike's character reaching out to her was such a nice touch, that one simple movement communicated so much about their characters and the relationship between them. luca truly is a legend
  • @septian5848
    Zendaya really have the chemistry with challengers cast than dune lmao