Jessica Alba Revealed She Was Banned From Making Eye Contact With The Cast Of “90210”

Jessica Alba Revealed She Was Banned From Making Eye Contact With The Cast Of “90210”

    Jessica Alba Revealed She Was Banned From Making Eye Contact With The Cast Of “90210”

    The drama.

    Hot Ones interview

    Jessica Alba

    Beverly Hills, 90210

    In a recent Hot Ones interview , Jessica Alba opened up about a “strange” rule she had to follow on set as a guest star on ’90s teen drama, Beverly Hills, 90210

    Jessica Alba poses at a red carpet event

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    During the Hot Ones episode, which released October 1, host Sean Evans asked the LA’s Finest star to compare her early guest-star experiences on The Secret World of Alex Mack and 90210 — and she didn’t hold back.

    Sean Evans and Jessica Alba sit down with hot sauce and hot wings over a video call for the interview

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    “On the set of 90210, I couldn’t even make eye contact with any of the cast members, which was really strange when you’re, like, trying to do a scene with them.”

    Jessica recalls her on-set experience during the interview

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    Jessica also revealed she was threatened to comply with the strict rule: “It was like, ‘You’re not allowed to make eye contact with any one of the cast members or you’ll be thrown off the set.'”

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    90210

    two episodes

    Fox’s original hit aired from 1990 to 2000, and Jessica guest-starred in 1998 during Season 8. She played a pregnant teen named Leanne, a recurring character for two episodes

    Jessica plays Leanne a "90210" episode

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    cast

    The Season 8 cast starred Tori Spelling, Brian Austin Green, Jennie Garth, Jason Priestley, Hilary Swank, Ian Ziering, Vincent Young, and Tiffani-Amber Thiessen.

    The Season 8 cast of "90210"

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    Original castmates Luke Perry, Shannen Doherty, and Gabrielle Carteris were not regulars during this season.

    tense relationship

    Jessica’s experience isn’t the first time there was drama on the show. Stars Jennie Garth and Shannen Doherty have opened up in the past about their tense relationship on set.

    Jennie Garth and Shannen Doherty stand side-by-side during the Season 2 episode "Wedding Bells Blues"

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    Not being allowed to look at cast members?? On-set drama between co-stars?? YIKES!!!

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    You can watch the full Hot Ones interview with Jessica Alba here:

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