So the atmosphere on set was no doubt a relaxed one as Kate Winslet and Idris Elba shared a steamy smooch for upcoming film, The Mountain Between Us.
Putting on a sultry display as they filmed in Vancouver, Canada on Tuesday, the pair proved to be ever the professionals as they got through the scene.
Doris may be a bit clueless, but the movie doesn't deny Field her sexuality.
At one point, hipsters at a concert assume that John is sleeping with her.
Elba called himself an “honorary Mandela” and said Mandela’s daughter, Zindzi Mandela, calls him dad.
However, he was still nervous about showing the film to a South African audience for the first time.
He said he felt more like a researcher than an actor in preparing to take on the role, but it paid off.
The film was even screened at the White House at President Barack Obama’s request.
A big stamp of approval, though, came from Mandela’s family.
The film stars Idris Elba as Nelson Mandela and chronicles the leader’s life from childhood to becoming the first democratically elected president of South Africa. He was flawed, and that just made him all the more extraordinary and what he did was all the more extraordinary.
“Everybody had such strong opinions about how she should be played, so I really felt pulled in so many different directions,” she said.