But in real life, Great Expectations stars Douglas Booth and Vanessa Kirby have been enjoying the most playful and flirtatious of relationships – creating an on-screen chemistry that helped the BBC1 adaptation attract up to 6.6 million viewers.
In order to clear their name and to secure their future careers, the three dress up in drag and pledge the sorority next door where they learn a few valuable - and hilarious - lessons about themselves and the female species.
During the first scene with Adina and Jimmy, Jimmy runs up and slams the door. When he turns back to Jimmy, his left earring falls off and down the front of his shirt.
and arguing that the popularity among women of the successful, sexist jerk Don Draper from "Mad Men" somehow proves how dissatisfying it is when men don't bring home the bacon, and instead stay home and fry it up in a pan.
In my conversations with men, this particular role came up a lot -- and it seemed to hit a nerve.
Failure to do so catapults men directly into the Girly Man camp.
Witness, among other things, this charming article in the , exploring the phenomenon of stay-at-home dads... Chase woke up one day in 2004 tired of being alone.A couple of weeks ago, I wrote a piece called 5 Stupid, Unfair and Sexist Things Expected of Men, about how sexism damages men as well as women, and how men as well as women get pressured to fit into narrow, rigid, impossibly self-contradictory gender roles.Mike got the memo loud and clear: "Earn money, or be independently wealthy.After being falsely accused of stealing the budget for their annual cocktail cruise, three very different fraternity brothers are kicked out of their dorm.When Jimmy starts taking off his robe you see Adina's face and the earring is back on his ear.