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TV cop Diane Kruger hates guns

Sep 18, 2013 | 2:18pm EDT

Inglourious Basterds star Diane Kruger hates playing gun-toting characters onscreen because she's not a fan of weapons. The German actress, who is currently playing a cop in U.S. TV drama The Bridge, admits she's not a natural shooter and doesn't enjoy pulling the trigger on make-believe bad guys. She says, "I'm not very good at it. Maybe it's because I'm not American, but I don't like guns. I don't like anything that has to do with guns. I don't like people being shot in shows; I'd rather watch a sex scene. "I nearly killed a New York Times reporter who was on set the very first day of the show... I was trying to look all professional and tell her about my character and I fumbled with my holster and the gun just dropped on her head... The review was not so great for me."

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