Halsey says she got her driver's license to do stunt driving in movie
2023/11/16

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shared the great lengths she went to in order to get the role in Tony Tost's modern-day Western, Americana.

The Without Me hitmaker, 28, admitted that she lied to the filmmaker, 47, about having her driver's license prior to taking the role, and then managed to obtain it just two weeks before doing a driving stunt on set.

The singer — who recently — took to her Instagram Stories with two photos of her on set, including a snap of her inside of a red car.

'I didn't drive for like 5 years. I told @tonytost I could drive (I lied) got my license and then 2 weeks later showed up to set and did stunt driving day 1 lmao,' she wrote.

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Another behind-the-scenes snap saw her posing in-between trailers wearing a graphic white teem black jeans and black boots.

Committed to the role: Halsey, 28, shared the great lengths she went to in order to get the role in Tony Tost's modern-day Western, Americana

A white lie: The hitmaker admitted she lied to the filmmaker, 47, about having her driver's license prior to taking the role, and finally got it two weeks before doing a driving stunt on set

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She wore her black tresses in a shaggy do and accessorized with a studded belt. 

Halsey stars as Mandy Starr in Americana, written and directed by Tost.

The movie also stars Sydney Sweeney, Eric Dane, Paul Walter Hauser, Zahn McClarnon, and Simon Rex among others.

The plot of the film surrounds a small town in South Dakota.

'When a rare Lakota Ghost Shirt falls onto the black market in a small town in South Dakota, the lives of local outsiders and outcasts violently intertwine,' the film's description on reads.

The crime thriller film had its world premiere at South by Southwest on March 17. 

Halsey has previously spoken about her driver's license. In 2020 she took to Twitter to explain that she knew how to drive, but chose not to anymore. 

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'I know how to drive. I got my license. I drove for many years. (And in MANHATTAN!!!) I just choose not to anymore because it makes me anxious. Maybe I will drive again one day. Maybe I won’t. Thank you for joining “Stop Bullying Me I Know How To Drive” daily with Halsey!'' she wrote. 

It comes after the beauty showcased her incredible figure in a sheer black dress at the Lanvin show during Paris Fashion Week on Sunday.

The singer turned heads as she made a grand arrival to watch the Fall/Winter 2023 fashion show.

She looked nothing short of sensational as she flashed her dark underwear through the eye catching sleeveless woven number.

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The hitmaker added inches to her frame in a pair of towering coordinated heels and accessorized with dazzling turquoise earrings.

Halsey, who's real name is Ashley Frangipane, applied a dramatic palette of makeup including a bold glittering blue eye shadow and bronzed cheeks.

Exciting new role: Halsey stars as Mandy Starr in Americana, written and directed by Tost. The crime thriller film had its world premiere at South by Southwest on March 17

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Dressed to impress: It comes after she showcased her incredible figure in a sheer black dress at the Lanvin show during Paris Fashion Week on Sunday

Parents: Halsey welcomed her son Ender in July of 2021, and shares him with Turkish filmmaker and actor, Alev Aydin

Not a priority: The couple are focused on raising their son and marriage isn't a key priority for them, according to a source who spoke with Us Weekly; Pictured 2022

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The songwriter styled her long dark tresses poker straight as they cascaded down her back from a centre parting.

She sat in the front row at the star-studded fashion show with singer Avril Lavigne, 38, and model Josephine Skriver, 29.

The beauty has also been busy with motherhood. She welcomed her first child, Ender, back in 2021, whom she shares with Turkish-American screenwriter, Alev Aydin.  

The couple are focused on raising their son and marriage isn't a key priority to them according to a source who spoke with  last June.

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