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Margot Robbie Admits To Behind-the-scenes "Genital Room" On Wolf Of Wall Street

Margot Robbie stated that a "genital room" on the set of The Wolf Of Wall Street.

Margot Robbie, the Hollywood actress who portrayed Naomi in the 2013 film The Wolf of Wall Street, recently shared her experiences from the set with Australian radio hosts Fitzy and Wippa.

When asked by the presenters if it was difficult to find actresses with the right physique for the role, Margot Robbie mentioned her nude scene with co-star Leonardo DiCaprio.

Robbie disclosed that producers had a contingency plan, saying, "They have these things called merkins, which is like a wig for genitalia. I remember, for The Wolf Of Wall Street, there was an entire merkin room."

She continued: "I guess people would go in and pick one out. I was fascinating."

While discussing her role in Damien Chazelle's Babylon on NovaFM, Margot Robbie stated that her previous experience made her feel at ease filming a "debaucherous" party scene.

She also claimed that she became "desensitised so fast" and that film "felt like a lifetime and also a distant, hazy memory".

Margot Robbie's recent revelation comes after she disclosed that her friends have been calling her an unusual nickname from her childhood.

During her appearance on The Project, Robbie explained the origin of her unusual nickname.

The Oscar-nominated actress revealed that she has been called "Maggot" as her nickname.

She said: "I think a substitute teacher made a mistake on the roll call and said 'maggot,' and everyone laughed. You can't pick a nickname, you get given it."

She admitted she had been called maggot "since she was six years old" and previously hoped the name would not stick - and yet "here we are" discussing it over 20 years later.

Margot Robbie has been promoting her latest film, Babylon, directed by Damien Chazelle, in which she portrays a character that collapses after a cocaine-fueled orgy and later fights a snake.

Within the first 20 minutes of the film, the character Nellie LaRoy, portrayed by Margot Robbie, takes so many drugs that she eventually loses consciousness, later on, she attempts to fight a legless reptile.

Although the plot may appear comical, Margot Robbie acknowledged that the role was demanding and required her to give her all both physically and emotionally, she even said that it "took everything from her" and Nellie "demanded everything" from her.

Margot Robbie stated that she informed her husband that the role was "the hardest she had ever worked."