Olivia Wilde says Harry Styles didn’t spit on Chris Pine



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Persevering with essentially the most headline-producing film press tour presumably of all time, Olivia Wilde stopped by “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” on Wednesday together with her tackle what has lovingly been known as #spitgate.

For individuals who managed to keep away from the main points, the controversy stems from footage taken on the Venice Movie Pageant through which Harry Styles, star of Wilde’s movie “Don’t Worry Darling,” was seen making a movement that triggered some to imagine he had spit on his co-star Chris Pine.

“I think it’s a perfect example of people will look for drama anywhere they can,” Wilde told Colbert. “Harry did not spit on Chris, in fact.”

A consultant for Pine had, in fact, additionally beforehand tried to clear the air, telling Folks journal, “There is nothing but respect between these two men and any suggestion otherwise is a blatant attempt to create drama that simply does not exist.”

Styles has additionally joked concerning the rumor.

The entire incident was one in every of many buzzy narratives which have come out of the film’s manufacturing and subsequent promotion.

The movie itself, distributed by Warner Bros. Photos (which is owned by CNN’s guardian firm), hits theaters on September 23.