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Natalie Portman
Explains Why Her
‘Thor’ Sex Scene With
Chris Hemsworth Was So
Intimate: His Wife
Elsa Pataky Stood In
For Natalie!

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When fans of the movie Thor: The Dark World saw Chris Hemsworth and Natalie Portman’s kiss at the ending credits they might have been taken aback by the intimacy—but that’s because Chris wasn’t acting!

His costar revealed to The Daily News that when she wasn’t able to return for reshoots, the production had to get creative… and used Chris’ wife, Elsa Pataky, as a stand-in for Natalie!

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“It was reshoots and he was working in Hong Kong and I couldn’t get there because I was working on my own film,” Natalie revealed. “And so they put hit wife in my wig and costume, that’s why it was so passionate!”

Aww, we don’t actually know if we should be gushing because that’s adorable, or creeped out that we witnessed such an intimate moment!