Jurassic Park star Sam Neill has revealed that fellow actor Michael Fassbender was “offended” because he named a rooster after him

When he appeared on the talk show this morning promoting the UK release of his film Rams, the conversation turned to Neill’s practice of naming animals after famous people

The kiwi actor who owns farmland and “four little vineyards” in Central Otago has named animals after Helena Bonham Carter, Graham Norton and Imogen Poots

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“I’m a little embarrassed now,” said Neill. “I’m not going to say his name because he was offended

The presenters quickly got off the topic and decided to talk more about Neill’s return to the Jurassic Park movie franchise

“Actually, it’s Michael Fassbender, I might as well tell you it’s Michael Fassbender,” he said to the hosts Philip Schofield and Holly Willoughby

“I have so many follow-up questions on this, but I’m not sure we will “added Willoughby

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Weltnachrichten – GB – Sam Neill says that Michael Fassbender was “offended” for naming a rooster after him

Source: https://www.stuff.co.nz/entertainment/film/124182399/sam-neill-says-michael-fassbender-took-offence-at-having-a-rooster-named-after-him