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Andy Garcia: I’m No Mimbo—So Don’t Ask Me to Strip!

CAPTION: Oscar champ Jeff Bridges "set a great example for me in showing me the way," a buttoned-up Andy (above) tells us.

Jeff Bridges "set a great example for me in showing me the way," a buttoned-up Andy (above) tells us.

Latin hunk or no Latin hunk, Andy Garcia doesn’t like being asked to bare his pecs—at least not before being cast.

Interviewed today at 1pm ET on Milling About, the Oceans Eleven (and Twelve and Thirteen) star recalls an incident early in his career that soured him on, ah, curious casting directors.

When host Robin Milling inquires about Andy’s all-time worst audition, he says:

“They asked me to take my shirt off and I said, ‘You first.’ And then I walked out.

“I don’t think that person is in the business anymore. It was for one of those silly Continue reading