Home Videos Photos Shop
PerezHilton CocoPerez Khloé Selena G. Meghan Markle T. Swift PerezTV

James Van Der Beek: Dawson Cry Was Unscripted

| Filed under: TV NewsKatie Holmes


He's just being Dawson!

James Van Der Beek recently revealed that his infamous ugly cry face on the Dawson Creek episode "True Love," season 3, episode 23, was completely unscripted.

No crocodile tears for this guy! Those salty drops streaming down his baby face were allllll real.

He confirms:

"It wasn't scripted, I don't think. I mean, it was appropriate for the scene. You know, it was just high drama; you've been living with this character for a while and a scene like that just kind of drops in your lap and you just lose it. They yell cut and say, 'Oh my god. That was amazing!' So I remember being completely surprised by it because it was completely sincere. [Laughs.] The fact that it's being used to mock me now, I think it's so funny."

No one's mocking you, Dawson James!! (Okay, maybe a little.) We think it's sweet and sincere. And goes to show you have some real acting chops there!

Just try not to do the ugly cry again though…

Tags: , , , , , , ,

Amal Clooney, Priyanka Chopra, & More Best Dressed Celebs Of The Week!
All The TV Shows Canceled In 2018 (So Far)!
Most Successful Reality Stars!
Katie Holmes & More Worst Dressed Celebs Of The Week!
Jennifer Lopez & More Best Dressed Celebs Of The Week!
Stars We Lost In 2018

5 comments to “James Van Der Beek: Dawson Cry Was Unscripted”

  1. 1

    Ok why is this relevant? Seriously? I used to watch Dawson's Creek when I was like 14…I'm 28 now and the show hasnt been on in years. Who cares.

  2. 2

    I love James, and "Dawson" Katie picked the wrong man! I still miss that show! I never thought Katie Holmes would marry a nut in real life!

  3. colchones viscoelastic says – reply to this


    Simply wish to say your article is as amazing. The clearness on your submit is just cool and i could think you're an expert in this subject. Well along with your permission let me to grasp your RSS feed to stay updated with forthcoming post. Thank you one million and please continue the rewarding work.

  4. portable trade show di says – reply to this


    It's perfect time to make a few plans for the future and it's time to be happy. I have learn this submit and if I could I desire to counsel you some attention-grabbing issues or advice. Maybe you can write next articles relating to this article. I want to read more things about it!

  5. RV Sales says – reply to this


    Great post. I used to be checking continuously this weblog and I'm impressed! Very helpful info particularly the final part :) I care for such info much. I was looking for this particular information for a very long time. Thank you and good luck.