As well as, he shared painful recollections from the early days of his profession. As an example, he mentioned he was pressured to put on a gown to the premiere of his 2007 film Juno on the Toronto Worldwide Movie Competition.
“I can not pinpoint a ‘worst’ day,” Elliot mentioned. “However when Juno was blowing up—this sounds unusual to folks, and I get that folks do not perceive. ‘Oh, f–k you, you are well-known, and you’ve got cash, and also you needed to put on a gown, boo-hoo.’ I do not not perceive that response. However that is blended with: I want folks would perceive that that s–t actually did nearly kill me.”
Elliot additionally mentioned he may “just about not depart no matter resort” he was staying in when he was filming the 2010 film Inception.
“I struggled with meals. Intense despair, nervousness, extreme panic assaults. I could not perform,” he shared. “There have been days after I’d solely have one assembly, and I might depart my home to go to the assembly and have to show round. Not with the ability to get by way of a script—couldn’t. Studying is one among my favourite issues to do—I could not learn, could not get by way of a paragraph.”