Long before  Lady gaga was being thrown every acting award to get his scene-stealing role in  Once Upon A Time In Showmanship , he was being showered with affection — simply by his co-stars.

One cast photo in the UK premiere went virus-like because  Lena Dunham , who plays a part of the Manson family within the throwback flick, looked like the girl was trying to kiss the particular disinterested star.

The Internet had a laugh, within no small part on Lena’ s expense, on the awkward moment and then shifted. But for the  Women creator, the problem was mortifying! So much so that will even now, over nine weeks later, she’ s nevertheless defending herself — plus proving she had the final laugh!

Video: That period Lena Flashed Brad Among Takes

Lena was a visitor on  Watch What goes on Live Mon night, and when asked about as soon as responded:

“ Well, how an internet read it was I had fashioned somehow physically accosted your pet causing him a great deal of tension. I would never force the kiss on Brad Pitt. We respect him far too a lot as an artist and a buddy. ”

For those thinking she’ t exaggerating the “ friend” label?

“ Later that will night, because he knew We felt nervous, he required into a room and we privately ate pizza and I informed him I like his band and he gave it in my experience. And every time I put it on, something amazing happens. ”

Awww! He gave her the ring? After just one hug?? That man moves quick! LOLz!

Lena Dunham Brad Pitt Ring (c) Bravo/WWHL

Lena went on to call Anthony a “ really, actually special person. ”

And while the band may be a beautiful token for a long time to come, wait until you listen to what happened when they filmed collectively! He gave her the memory that will last a very long time! She recalled:

“ I really had the pleasure associated with knowing him a little bit earlier, so I wasn’ t moving in totally blind, but when I actually showed up to set, I didn’ t have some major megastar part. I was in an excellent ensemble of girls. I actually expected, you know, a friendly hi from Brad. ”

But so what happened was far more exciting!

“ I think what happened was the smartest thing that’ s maybe actually happened to me. He had been doing a scene where he had been parking a car and he’ s supposed to get out and appear around, and he looked about and saw me close to frame and came as well as picked me up plus spun me around. Also it was like — it was similar to one of those movies where the geek shows up at the prom as well as the hottest guy at college is like, ‘ Would you treatment to dance? ‘”

Ha! Incredible! Did YOU ever obtain a big hug and a band from Brad, Mr. Web?? We thought not!