Woody Harrelson shared a strange experience he had with Michael J Fox in the 1980s.
arrelson was invited to the 2022 Governors Awards to present Back to the future actor with the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award last Saturday.
Before Fox appeared on stage, Harrelson revealed that, on a night out in 1989, he and Fox, both 61 years old, drank cobra blood together.
The Congratulations the actor explained how they came across a child fighting between a cobra and a mongoose, saying: “He mocked this bunch of cobras and then he found the cobra most ferocious, grabbed it by the neck, threw it into a pit. caged with mongooses, where I witnessed the craziest fight I’ve ever seen between any animal other than the people running the studio.”
According to Harrelson, “the mongoose won,” and the boy “captured the snake, tied its tail, squeezed out the blood, filled a glass of cobra blood and a glass of Thai whiskey.”
He said the pair hit back at the drink for “drinking cobra blood is called ‘becoming snake brothers'”.
While Mitchelson kept quiet, he said that Fox, who was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease just two years later, “immediately vomited up his solid cocktail”. He quipped: “Never stop the cobra blood”.
Later, when Fox was introduced on stage, he said, “I love you. We did some damage in the eighties.”
Harrelson also praised Fox for adapting his “cold diagnosis to a brave mission,” referring to Fox’s foundation, which has raised more than $1 billion for a cure for Parkinson’s disease.
The actor said: “He never asked to play the role of Parkinson’s advocate, but it was his best performance. Michael J Fox is a great example of how to fight and how to live.”
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