Actor Keira Knightley warned her co-star, Michael Fassbender, not to touch her during a kinky spanking scene in the film, Dangerous Method, and said that if he did, she would kill him. Knightley plays a Russian woman with severe psychological issues who comes between famed psychiatrists Carl Jung and Sigmund Freud, in the film.
The actor admits that she had almost turned down the role because of a scene where her character, Sabine, is violently spanked. So, she warned Fassbender she would take revenge if one of the fake slaps actually struck her, reports dailystar.co.uk. “Before we shot the spanking scenes, I told him, ‘If you touch me I will kill you’ and he did remind me that I was tied to a bed at the time and really I shouldn’t be making any threats,” said Knightley.