Demi Lovato is opening up about filming their first intercourse scene.
The 28-year-old singer and actor took to Instagram on Tuesday to share a stripped-down selfie whereas filming their upcoming tv present Hungry. And whereas Lovato had simply launched their character named Teddy to Instagram followers on their tales, they rapidly leaned into sharing a extra intimate behind-the-scenes second.
“Had to film a sex scene today. My first one!” Lovato captioned the picture. “I had a little anxiety going into it but the cast and crew were so professional and easy to work with, it calmed me down immediately. Then, I thought about how proud I am for being able to feel comfortable enough in my skin to do that.”
Lovato, who not too long ago came out as nonbinary, has lengthy been open about combating consuming problems and discovering confidence in their physique. The present, which options Valerie Bertinelli as Lovato’s character’s mother, can also be in regards to the journey of discovering love and success amongst a bunch of buddies who belong to a food-issues group.
During this explicit day on set, confidence is simply what Lovato was feeling.
“I rarely ever showed my arms before.. now I’m in this!! (Granted, it barely shows anything BUT STILL)” they wrote. “I don’t always feel good in my skin, so when I do, AND I feel sexy enough to post – I do just that! It’s important to celebrate the little wins. Yay for this random burst of body confidence and yay for awkward hilarious sex.”
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