According to New York-based gossip reporter Baird Jones, the Fantastic Four starlet once had an interesting encounter with a gorilla that made her go bananas.
Washington who dished the exclusive scoop to Jones at the Movado Future Legends Gala this past Wednesday (Oct. 24) says she once had to call on her own animal instincts after getting too close to a gorilla.
Washington explains, When I was filming The Last King of Scotland, I went to a gorilla preserve and I got way too close to a female gorilla who started [charging] towards me. If you run, they run after you. So I did my best gorilla imitation chewing leaves, head scratching, kneeling. I remembered watching animal behavior TV and [going on] zoo trips.
And Washington is happy her monkeying around worked.
She tells Jones, I wouldnt be having this interview now if that gorilla had attacked me!
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