Michael Cera Took Real Drugs For New Movie

Michael Cera seems to be heading in a different direction than his early ‘adorable dork’ filmography would suggest. In the new film Crystal Fairy, where he plays an American in search of the famed hallucinogen San Pedro in South America, Cera employed something other than simply “acting” for the scene where his character ingests the drug.

“We drank the San Pedro, yeah,” Cera revealed on HuffPost Live. “We do it on-camera. When we drink it in the movie, it was the prop that we used. It was actual drugs.”

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