This past season on This Is Us , Mandy Moore has blown us away with her relatable portrayal of Rebecca Pearson, a woman trying her best to balance raising triplets while keeping her dreams of a music career alive. But there's a lot more that goes on behind the scenes to help Moore's performance than you might realize: At the nineteenth Costume Designers Guild Awards presented by Lacoste , Mandy Moore revealed some surprising details about how she gets into character to play Rebecca. When Moore started filming the This Is Us pilot a year ago, she had to quickly adapt to wearing the "really epic prosthetic stomach and boobs" that costume designer Hala Bahmet gave her because Rebecca was pregnant with triplets. But here's the real kicker: Initially, the breasts were made out of birdseed. And Bahmet didn't stop there: She created multiple pairs that would more accurately reflect the changes a woman's body goes through during a pregnancy. And it turns out there's an upside to having a costume designer create everything from scratch.
Mandy Moore Has a Whole *Wardrobe* of Fake Boobs She Has to Wear on 'This Is Us'
Mandy Moore has used 4 sets of fake boobs on This is Us | Daily Mail Online
Mandy Moore doesn't have children in real life, but she became quite the expert on pregnancy thanks to "This Is Us. In an interview with Glamour , Mandy said the show's costume designer created multiple different prosthetic stomachs and breasts for her to wear as her character, Rebecca Pearson, "grew. Originally, her character's breasts were made of birdseed, but the costume designer "eventually adapted them into the most realistic boobs I've ever seen," Mandy said. It turns out that Hala even created a few dresses for Rebecca that never saw the light of day, but they will if Mandy has anything to say about it!
Mandy Moore Talks About Her Numerous Fake Boobs
By Carly Stern For Dailymail. It's not just a new mom's belly that grows and grows during pregnancy. Nearly every part of her gets bigger — an important fact that the costume designer for This is Us took into consideration when outfitting the show. Mandy Moore's character, Rebecca, is seen at various stages of pregnancy during the TV hit's flashbacks, as she carries triplets to term.
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